A passport can be obtained for any Canadian citizen child! You must submit the application on behalf of your child as a parent legal guardian or other responsible person. To complete your application you will be required to submit various documents 🔛 ️ 🧒 🍁 !!
Canada requires you to apply for a passport via mail ️. Unfortunately, you cannot submit your child passport application at a Service Canada Centre, Canadian government office abroad, or Canadian embassy or consulate abroad 🇨🇦 ️ 🧒 🍁 🏢.
You must apply separately for a passport for each child ️ 🧒. If your circumstances have changed you may need to apply for a new passport ️ 🆕.
To renew the passport of a child, you must submit the following documents to the Government of Canada:
1. The Application for a Canadian Passport form. You must complete the form and have the child’s signature witnessed by an adult.
2. Two identical passport photos of the child 🧒 2️⃣.
3 . The current passport of the child 🧒.
4 . The proof of Canadian Citizenship 🍁. This can be a copy of the child’s birth certificate issued in Canada, Canadian citizenship card, or Certificate of Canadian Citizenship ️ 🍁.
5 . The proof of the parent or legal guardian’s identity and signed statement of consent . This can be a valid passport or other government-issued photo ID with a signature ️ 🆔.
6 . Payment for the applicable passport fees.
You must also provide additional documents if the child has a different name than on their previous passport has changed their gender or if the child is an adult 🔛 ️ 🧒 🧑.
Once all the documents are submitted and the fees are paid, the application will be processed. Generally, it takes around 10 business days to process a passport application ️ 👔.
It is important to note that in order to renew a child passport the child must still be a Canadian citizen. If the child has become a naturalized citizen of another country, they will not be eligible for a Canadian passport ️ 🧒 🍁.
You may also be required to provide additional documents depending on the situation 🔛. For example if the child is in the custody of someone other than the parent or legal guardian applying you may be asked to provide a court order or affidavit from the other custodian ️ 🧒.
It is important that you keep the passport of the child in a secure location and only allow the child to carry it when absolutely necessary ️ 🧒. If the passport is lost or stolen, you must report it immediately to the government and apply for a new passport ️ 🆕.
In conclusion, any child who is a Canadian citizen can obtain a passport to travel abroad ️ 🍁 🧒. In order to renew a child passport, you must submit various documents, and information as outlined by the Government of Canada 🇨🇦 ️ 🧒. Once all the documents are submitted and the fees are paid, the application will be processed. It is important that you keep the passport of the child in a secure location and only allow them to carry it when absolutely necessary ️ 🧒. ! .
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