Questions tagged [passport-renewals]

For issues with traveling after renewing one's passport/ID card. E.g. "Can I enter the US with a visa in my old passport?".

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Oil spilled in my passport

.... is there any problem abt this ..... I can't take new passport... there is no time left . So plz give me adviceee.My passport got spilled by oil on the first page ? But there is no problem abt the ...
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H1B Stamping required on new passport? [closed]

I have H1B stamping on my current passport that is going to expiry in 4 months. I am still at India and first time travel to USA. If I take a new passport, 1) Do I need to go for stamping again? 2) ...
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Indian on H1B visa, traveling to Europe. Schengen visa question

My i-797 expires in Sep 2018 My US Visa (H1B) expires in Sep 2018 My previous passport expires in June 2017 I have renewed my Indian Passport which is valid until 2027 The last time I entered the US, ...
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The machine readable part of my passport no longer includes my middle name. Is that a problem?

The machine readable part of my passport used to give my last name and my middle name only. Now it gives my last name and my first name only. (This is due to change in regulations when I got a new ...
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Can I use the visa in my expired passport when my new passport is in a different name?

I live in the UK. I have two passports: an expired one which has a visa that is valid for 3 more years. On my new passport, there is no visa, but the name is different as I recently changed my name by ...
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US Passport Renewal, Is Stapling Required?

My US passport has expired. I have filled out the forms and have booked a pickup/delivery with DX Services for Tuesday. I have the required photo, and I am looking at this part of the application... ...
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Valid US visa on old passport has a different given name while new passport has a corrected given name, will this be an issue?

The old passport with a still valid US visa on it has Given Names: XXX YYY and Surname: YYY Due to this my visa has the same combination i.e. full name reading XXX YYY YYY (surname twice at the end). ...
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UK visa vignette placed in expired passport by mistake. Can I still travel?

I applied for a UK standard visitor visa and was asked to present both my current and expired passports. When I received the decision, I realized that my visa vignette was placed in the expired ...
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Can I travel while waiting for my new passport?

My Irish passport expires on April 23rd. The process to replace my current passport with a new one takes at least 15 days. I beleive I have to send my current passport, along with an application form,...
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My passport expires in more than 10 years, so the Australian consulate refuses to issue a visa. Is there a way around this?

I have applied for a visa for a short holiday to Australia and renewed my UK passport accordingly. The passport office have added unexpired time to the expiry date, meaning that it was issued in ...
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Can I travel to Canada with valid visa on old/expired passport?

I recently renewed my passport. I also have an expired passport which has my Canada visa (visitor's) valid for another three years. I have already used my Canadian visa which is multiple entry. I am ...
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Passport Renewal [duplicate]

I'm a Pakistani citizen traveling to Pakistan from Melbourne on 1st Feb 2017. My passport expires in April 2017. Will I be allowed to exit Australia with this passport? I'll renew my passport from ...
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Valid Vietnam tourist visa in old passport

I get a new passport, but I have a valid Vietnam tourist visa in my old passport. Can I travel with both passports to Vietnam without applying for a new visa? (I'm a portuguese citizen).
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Is a UAE Tourist visa still valid after a change of passport number?

I recently applied for a tourist/visit visa to UAE. The passport I applied with, whose number is on the e-visa I received, is damaged so I couldn't even fly there. If I get a new passport, is that ...
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How early can I submit an application to renew my Indian passport?

I hold an Indian passport expiring next year. As I am travelling abroad on work permit for two years, I have to apply for renewal. My travel starts from this August. Can I apply right now for renewal ...
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Can you travel to India with a valid visa in the old passport? [duplicate]

It was possible to enter India with a new passport and the valid visa in the old passport last year. However I can't get any official confirmation on the current status. Notably, Timatic used to ...
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Old passport that contained my B1/B2 was snipped in the corner

Immigration New Zealand returned my old passport cut in the corner all the way through which means my B1/B2 visa has also had the corner snipped off. Is it still valid? Do I need to reapply or can ...
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Do I need to physically crop my passport photo?

When renewing my US passport, I need to send a 2" × 2" photo in to the State Dept. Is that just the size of the photo image or the size of the whole thing? That is to say, can I print my 2×...
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I have a Visit visa paper for Dubai entry but with my old passport number in it

I want to know if I still can enter Dubai with visit visa that is valid with my old passport? But have my new passport along with it. My 'old' passport will expire May 17, 2017 and my new passport ...
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Can I still fly to Pakistan if my passport number on my Pakistan Origin Card does not match my current passport number?

Can I still fly to Pakistan if my passport number on my Pakistan Origin Card does not match my current passport number?
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I renewed my passport and my Algerian visa is on my old passport. Will this create problems with Immigration? [closed]

I renewed my passport and my Algerian visa is on my old passport. Will this create problems with Immigration?
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Can I travel with my New Zealand visa on my old passport

I am an Indian national and would like to ask a question about my travel to New Zealand. My old passport contains my New Zealand visitors visa which is still valid for 8 months. Recently my old ...
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I am travelling with a renewed passport and my US visa is in my old passport which I forgot in the US. What are my options?

I appreciate we need to carry both passports at all times and I have been doing so except, due to a distraction, this time I forgot my old passport at home in the US. I am due to fly back soon, which ...
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Travel to USA with visa in expiring passport [duplicate]

I am Egyptian but living in Taiwan. I am travelling to USA for two weeks only and returning back to Taiwan. I am using two passports: Passport 1 has less than six months left to expiry but contains ...
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Old Passport with US Visa FNU

I have valid US B1/B2 Visa on an expired Indian passport. My passport has my surname as blank and hence I was issued a US Visa with given name as FNU and Surname "My First Name" . I need to apply for ...
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Can I travel to Italy with a permesso based on old passport?

I have permesso di soggiorno based on the visa in my old passport. Now I left Italy and changed my passport and my permesso is still valid. Now I wonder whether when I get back to Italy with new ...
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Is there a penalty for not filing my new passport with NEXUS immediately?

I just got my new Canadian passport after becoming a Canadian citizen in April. I am going to out of country for two months and my understanding is this change will require a new NEXUS card to be sent ...
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Name change on new passport, US Visa still valid on old passport

To match my degree name on O & A levels, I changed my passport name accordingly. So now my old and new passport have different names. On my old passport I have my US Visa which is still valid. ...
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Can you receive a Schengen visa in your new passport, based on a previously issued visa that is still valid?

My old passport with a valid Schengen visa was damaged, I then applied for a new passport. That Schengen visa was issued by the Spanish embassy. Now I plan to visit Italy, which doesn't like people ...
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New passport contains a different variation of my name. Can I still travel with a valid Schengen visa that was issued with my previous name?

I have a valid German Schengen visa which I got on my old passport. I applied for a new passport as I had run out of pages and when was issued, my name was changed slightly. My old passport had both ...
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Will my passport number change when I renew it?

I'm travelling soon but need to renew my passport. Given that I have to provide my passport number to the airline to book a flight, I was wondering if my passport number would change if I renew it. ...
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UK Visa in Old Passport with Maiden Name

My visa is in my old passport with my maiden name in it. I was issued a visa in 2014 and there was no BRP at this time yet so I don't have a BRP. I got married and have a new passport. I want to go to ...
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Is temporary I-551 still valid upon passport renewal? [closed]

So I got a temporary I-551 stamp on my passport after my two-year conditional green card has expired. Now, if I renew my passport (get a new passport and void the old one), will the stamp on the old ...
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Requirement of old passport for visa for travelling to schengen countries

As i have lost my old passport, and there was no travelling or any visa alotted on that passport, now i want to apply for schengen visa, would they ask for my old passport?
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I renewed my passport and my visa is on my old passport. Will this create problems with Immigration?

My old passport has a 2-year validity visa for DR Congo expiring on 04.06.2016. It has only two blank pages remaining, so my boss told me to obtain a new passport, which I did. Presently I am on ...
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Old passport in UAE Visit visa

Here is my situation: I have my Indian passport with 3 more years validity which is never used. It is a ECR (Emigration Check Required) status passport. I received my UAE 90 days visit visa issued ...
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Is it okay to use my US visa after a name change?

I had my US visa about 7 month age, and I had to renew my passport for certain circumstances, so there was a mismatch in the name between both the visa and the new passport, you see they had to put my ...
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Is B1 visa in perfect condition valid on old damaged passport?

I got my US B1 visa last month on my Indian passport. Someone in my family wrote a phone number on one of the blank page of my passport. As my passport is damaged now, can I travel with my current ...
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Singapore visa accidentally issued with old passport number. Can I still travel?

I'm an Indian citizen and the Singapore consulate accidentally issued my business Visa with my old passport number. Can I still travel without getting a new Visa?
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Can I add relatives as references in Indian passport renewal form?

I want to be issued a new passport. In the application form I have to provide details for two references. Can I add my relatives as references or those who do not live in the same city as I do?
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While there be any issue applying for a new passport before stamping?

I applied for an H1B visa and it's been approved. I'm waiting for an appointment. But my passport will expire in 12-13 months. If I apply for a new passport now, and appear for visa stamping with the ...
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Travel with new passport and missing visa

I am working in Dubai. I came to india to visiting my family. Incidentally, my passport washed in washing the machine along with my dress and the visa page also washed away. So now, can I travel to ...
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Valid UK Visa in an Expired Passport

I have a valid (multiple entry) business visit visa to the UK on my old passport. I have recently obtained a new passport as I ran out of pages on my old passport. The purpose of my visit is still for ...
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Travel to Australia with new passport (with visa in old passport)

I was granted a visa to Australia few months ago. I’d like to travel to Australia in few days. However, I’ve just renewed my passport and I don’t have enough time to inform them about my passport ...
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I renewed my passport, can I still use my valid US B1/B2 visa if it is stamped on the old passport?

I have valid a B1/B2 visa till March 2016. Can I enter the US for 2 weeks in May 2015? Also my passport has been renewed into a new book while the visa is stamped in the old passport. Is this still ...
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Surname and Given name swapped in new passport

I have a valid US visa in my (expired) old passport. In my new passport the given name and surname have been swapped. Will I have issues traveling back to the US with this new passport, or I should I ...
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Tourist visa with cancelled old passport and have renewed passport in hand

I got a tourist visa for UAE with my old passport number which was renewed on January 2015. I got the new passport with new number and in the last page old passport number also mentioned. Can I ...
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Will my Chinese visa still be valid if I renew my passport?

Will my Chinese visa still be valid if I renew my passport? If so how does that work? I have heard that you can travel with your new passport and just show the old passport with the valid visa when ...
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Traveling to the US with new passport, visa on the old one

I have a valid B1/B2 US visa expiring about a year from now. The passport it's in expired a few years ago, and I recently got a new one. The passport number does not match, but the national ID ...
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UK resident reentering UK on NZ passport as UK passport is being renewed [duplicate]

I have to travel out of the UK using my NZ passport as my UK passport is at the UK Passport Office. Will they only give me a tourist visa on my NZ passport? What happens when this expires? Or can I ...