The physical presence of the child is strictly necessary.
A parent with legal custody must be present as a legal representative and identify him/herself with a valid photo identification (passport, identity card or driver's licence with his/her current name).
In cases of unmarried parents, proof of shared custody must be submitted by the father when an application for a children’s passport is made.
Documents required in the original:
Validity of the passport: 10 years
- old passport (if available)
- Birth certificate
- Certificate of citizenship
- 1 up-to-date passport photo (maximum of 6 months old), 35 x 45 mm, minimum interpupillary distance: 8 mm, portrait (please refer to the passport photo specifications for more information)
- In the event of divorce, the court judgement on the legal power of representation for the child (parental custody regulation) must also be submitted.
100 EUR (waiting time of 2 to 3 working days)
One-day express passport:
220 EUR (delivered on the afternoon of the next working day)
75.90 EUR with short validity period (cannot be used for entry into the USA or Turkey)