Guinea-Bissau - Apply for a passport

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  1. Submit all the documents at the passport office
  2. Fill in the application form
  3. Documents must be verified by an officer this takes up to 3 days
  4. Pay the application fee and submit the receipts

citizens cannot apply for a passport abroad they have to travel to Bissau to apply for a passport


Required Documents[edit]

  • Application form,
  • A certificate of nationality,
  • Four passport-size photographs
  • Birth certificate

Office Locations & Contacts[edit]

Please list down the office locations that can be approached for applying. External links can also be used specifying office locations.



All citizens of guinea Bissau are eligible


R $ 300,00


Passport are valid for five yrs and should be renewed

Documents to Use[edit]

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Sample Documents[edit]

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Processing Time[edit]

3 months

Related Videos[edit]

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  • Applicants must travel to the capital city Bissau to apply
  • Applicant must provide original documents only
  • Due to bad governance in guinea Bissau applicant can be denied a passport without any reason given

Required Information[edit]

  • Applicant name
  • Applicant id number
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Address


Need for the Document[edit]

Guinea Bissau passport are issued to the citizen for international travel. Guinea Bissauan passport is bio metric

Information which might help[edit]

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Other uses of the Document/Certificate[edit]

  • Used for identification
  • Used as a proof of citizenship

External Links[edit]


More information which might help people.