Passport issuance new due to change of other data
In addition to a change of surname, a new passport must be issued if the following data is changed:
- Date of birth
- Place of birth
The issuance of a new passport is only necessary if the passport continues to be used.
Who should I contact?
The responsibility lies with the municipality, the joint municipality and the city in which the main residence is.
Which documents are required?
- up-to-date biometric-compatible photograph, in fit (45 x 35 mm) in portrait format, frontal shot without border, without headgear and without covering the eyes
- previous passport
- official proof of the change
What are the fees?
Fee: 37,50 EURPayment in advance: NoPassport for applicants under 24 years of age (32 pages)
Fee: 59,50 EURPayment in advance: NoPassport under 24 years of age (48 pages - frequent travelers)
Fee: 60,00 EURPayment in advance: NoPassport for applicants over 24 years of age (32 pages)
Fee: 82,00 EURPayment in advance: NoPassport over 24 years (48 pages - frequent travelers)
What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?
Period of Validity: 6 YearsApplicants under 24 years of age
Period of Validity: 10 YearsApplicants aged 24 and over
Processing Time: 4 Weeks
What else should I know?
The passport cannot be taken with you immediately after the application has been submitted, as it is produced at the Bundesdruckerei in Berlin. If the passport is needed earlier, an express passport can be applied for.
Technically approved by
Lower Saxony Ministry of the Interior and Sport
The text was automatically translated based on the German content.