Take along your ID, current (expired / or expiring) passport and the fee (currently R400). Take cash as their cash points are often down. A duly completed passport application form (DHA-73).
How long does it take to get a passport in South Africa 2021?
It will take about 7-21 working days to process the application and issue the passport. The tourist passport is valid for 10 years. Note: Passports must be valid for at least 30 days after the intended departure date. Passports should also have at least 2 blank pages for entry stamps.
Can I apply for a passport at FNB?
FNB in partnership with the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) has launched the application of Smart ID and passport (new/ renewal) to the public. Apply online and collect at one of these FNB Branches: Lynnwood (Grove Shopping Mall), Centurion Lifestyle, 4 Merchant Place and Burgersfort.
What is needed to apply for a passport?
During the Submission you will need the following
An eCitizen pre-filled passport application form and three receipts.Original birth certificate and photocopy.Original National ID Card & copy.Three Current passport size photos.Recommender’s ID Card copy.Consent letter for minors.Old passport for replacement.
What do I need to apply for a passport in South Africa?
To apply for the passport, you must submit the following documents:
A duly completed passport application Form DHA-73.Your original identity document and a copy, or a birth certificate and copy thereof if under 16.If under 18 years, parental consent for issuing of the passport.
Can I apply for a South African passport online?
You can also apply for a passport using the online service at ehome.dha.gov.za/echannel.
How quick can I get a passport?
Passports are given under this plan within 1-3 days of the applicant completing the necessary documentation at the Passport Seva Kendra. This method ensures you not only an early appointment, but also expedited processing through a separate queue.
Which banks do passport applications?
When making your first-time online ID application, here are the banks to consider.
Absa.FNB.Discovery Bank.Investec Bank.Nedbank.Standard Bank.
Can I apply for my passport at Absa?
When your smart ID or passport is ready, you will be notified to collect it at the branch. Six major banks in South Africa offer this service — Absa, FNB, Discovery Bank, Investec Bank, Nedbank, and Standard Bank.
What is the current passport fee 2021?
Rs. 9,000/- NOTE: Passoprt having validity of 05 years cannot be converted into validity for 10 years.
How do I pay for my passport application?
Applicants visit Passport Seva Kendra without appointment as Walk-in can pay in cash.
Credit/ Debit Card (MasterCard and Visa)Internet Banking (State Bank of India(SBI) and Other Banks)SBI Bank Challan.SBI Wallet Payment.
How long do passports last for?
If you ‘renew’ a passport, it costs the standard fee and is valid for a full ten or five years. If you’re eligible for a replacement passport, you can choose to renew your passport instead.