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Canadian Passport Applications

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Submit Your Canadian Passport Application

Submitting Your Passport Application in Person

If you submit your application in person, you also have to pick it up in person.

In Canada
If at all possible, deliver your Canadian passport application in person. Canadian passport applications can be submitted in person at

Canada Post offices and Service Canada Centres only handle standard passport applications.

In the United States and Bermuda
Canadian government offices in the United States and Bermuda do not provide regular passport services. Passport applications must be sent by mail or courier to Canada.

Outside Canada, the United States and Bermuda
If you are outside Canada, the United States and Bermuda, your application must be submitted in person at either the office where you picked up the passport application form or the nearest passport-issuing office in the country which you are visiting.

Submitting Your Passport Application by Mail

To mail a Canadian passport application, the address is:

Passport Canada
Foreign Affairs Canada
Gatineau QC
Canada
K1A 0G3

Passport applications are not accepted by mail from outside Canada, the United States and Bermuda.

Passports are returned by overnight courier service.

Submitting Your Passport Application by Courier

To courier a Canadian passport application, the address is:

Passport Canada
22 de Varennes Building
22 de Varennes Street
Gatineau, QC
Canada
J8T 8R1

Passport applications are only accepted by courier from Canada, the United Sates, Bermuda and Saint-Pierre et Miquelon.

See Also:
International Travel for Canadians

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