Passport Renewal - minor

Overview

If your child is a Dutch national under 18 and their passport needs to be renewed, you can apply for a Dutch passport on their behalf. The child must be present when you apply. The current passport should be valid or can be expired no more than 2 years. Both parents of children who are younger than 18 years old need to give their permission to apply for a Dutch passport.

Please note that this service is only available at our Edinburgh Visa Application Centre at:

1 Rennie’s Isle, Leith,

Edinburgh EH6 6QT

As part of a pilot to improve consular services for Dutch nationals abroad this service is available at our Edinburgh Visa Application Centre until 31 July 2017.

For information and enquiries relating to the requirements, please visit the website of the Netherlands Embassy in London.

Once you have obtained the required documents and are ready to submit your application, please click here to schedule an appointment.

For assistance relating to scheduling an appointment, please click here.

For Dutch language please click Here.

Fees

UK - FEES

There is a service charge of £24.00 (inclusive of VAT) for children of 12 year old or older per application in addition to the renewal fees payable by all applicants.

The service charge for children younger than 12 year old is £ 25,50 per application in addition to the renewal fees payable by all applicants.

Category Renewal Fee in Euros Renewal Fee in GBP
Passport
younger than 18 years old
115.20 Click here

  • The Special Delivery facility for the return of passports is available at a fee of £14.95 (Inclusive of VAT) per application. This is an optional service. Royal Mail envelopes will not be accepted.
  • The SMS facility for updates on your application is available at a fee of £1.95 (Inclusive of VAT) per application. This is an optional service.

Documents Required

To ascertain the Documents Required, please click Here.

To ascertain the Photo Specifications, please click Here.

For Dutch language please click Here.

For information on renewing your Dutch passport in the UK, please click here.

Processing Time

It takes an average of three weeks to process an application. You may be asked to provide additional documents once you have submitted your application. In that case, processing may take four to eight weeks.

Please click Here to track your application.

For Dutch language please click Here.

Download Forms

To download the passport application form (only available in Dutch) please click here.

Click here for the English guide of the passport application form.

For Dutch language please click Here.