Renew your passport: About the process

If you already have an adult passport, you may be able to renew it. Renewing a passport is simpler than applying for a new one.

To renew your passport, you’ll need to

Your current passport

You now have extra time to renew your passport

Due to the impacts of COVID-19, we extended the eligibility period for Canadian passport renewals. You may be able to renew your passport if it expired on or after February 1, 2019.

This change lets you wait to renew your passport until you have plans to travel.

Answer a few questions to find out if you can renew your passport.

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