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Free passports for older people

DescriptionIf you are a British national and were born on or before 2 September 1929, you can get or renew a passport for free. You can use the standard service or the Post Office Check & Send service free of charge. You will have to pay a fee if you need to get a passport urgently.

If you have a disability, there are special services to help with your passport application. Visit the GOV.UK website or call the Passport Adviceline to find out more.

Visit the GOV.UK page about passports

Telephone number0300 222 0000 (or by textphone/minicom: 0300 222 0222)
Further informationOpening times –for the Passport Adviceline:

- Monday to Friday, 8am to 8pm
- Saturday, Sunday and public holidays, 9am to 5:30pm

Record last updated: 25 August 2015