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You can track the progress of your Passport/Passport Card application using your 11-digit application number.
Please note the issue date of your passport is a Target Issue Date and not a guaranteed date. Information is updated daily and reflects the current target turnaround times.
If you received a letter requesting additional documentation to support your application your original target issue date is no longer valid.
Frequently asked questions on turnaround times and Passport Tracking
For general information on how long applications are currently taking to process
How to get in touch with the Passport Service should you have a comment or query.