How long does ICA take to process passport?

The processing time for a passport is around four to six weeks upon ICA’s receipt of the application, if you have submitted all the necessary documents. The processing time will be longer if your photograph does not meet the requirements. You will be notified of the outcome by email.

What time has ICA allocated for passports collection?

You can make an appointment to collect the passport at ICA Building. Operating hours are 8.00 am – 4.30 pm on Mondays to Fridays, and 8.00 am – 12.30 pm on Saturdays. Please be punctual for your appointment to avoid longer-than-average waiting times on the following peak periods: Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays; School holidays; and The day … Read more

Can I go to ICA without appointment?

ICA services are strictly by appointment only, walk-ins will only be accepted for urgent cases, on an exceptional basis. ICA strives to continuously improve and offer you a seamless and intuitive digital service experience that is available anywhere, anytime. Our core services are available online.

Can I walk in for passport renewal?

Singapore allows walk-ins for passport renewal at the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) building. In-person passport application is strictly by appointment only. The documents required are the same for both modes (online & in-person) of application.

Can I renew passport at SingPost?

SingPost provides a one-stop service for applications/renewals and collections of passports. You may apply or renew your passport via ICA’s eService using your SingPass if your current passport is expiring in about 6 months or contain no space / pages for visas.

Can I renew my passport in advance in Singapore?

You can renew your passport in advance in Singapore. The Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) allows Singaporean citizens to apply for a passport renewal up to one year before the expiration date of their current passport. This means that if your passport is still valid but will expire within the next year, you can submit … Read more

How many days before my passport expires Can I renew it?

It is possible to renew your passport at almost any time within its validity period. However, it is only recommended to do so more than 9 months to 1 year ahead of its expiry for a legitimate reason.