Canadian Passports

Provided by: Government of Canada - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada - AKA: IRCC; CIC; Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Service Description

Issues Canadian passports and other types of travel documents. These include:
  • Regular Passport
  • Diplomatic Passport
  • Special Passport
  • Emergency Travel Documents
  • Temporary Passport
  • Refugee Travel Document
  • Certificate of Identity
Receiving agents can only accept regular passport applications and simplified renewal passport applications. All other types of travel documents must be issued from a Passport Canada office (none available in PEI - see website for locations).

COVID-19 UPDATE: Urgent travel needs only and must have a serious illness or be tending to the serious illness/death of someone you have a relation with; suffer from economic hardships due to loss of job or business; must travel for humanitarian grounds, supported by the requesting organization. * If you meet this criteria, call 1-800-567-6868 or fill out the Service Canada e-form.
If you are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms or are in quarantine, please delay submitting your application.

Service Canada e-form:


Varies by travel document * Call or visit the website for more information
How to Access:
In-person or by mail * Status requests can be checked online * Call or visit the website for detail
Documents Required:
Application forms * Proof of identity * Proof of citizenship or immigration status * Other documents may be required
Program Hours:
Mon:8:30am - 9pm
Tue:8:30am - 9pm
Wed:8:30am - 9pm
Thu:8:30am - 9pm
Fri:8:30am - 9pm
AST phone hours
Program Phone Numbers:
English * French
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