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This is to notify that Lebanese passports will not be renewed anymore starting 01/01/2015, with the exception of  those applicants having their passports about to expire ; in this case it can be renewed for one year only.

The Embassy encourages all members of the Lebanese community who are traveling to Lebanon, to acquire the new blue Lebanese passport during their stay in Lebanon from the Directorate General of Security General. The blue passport can be issued in just a couple of days in Lebanon.

You may also obtain a blue passport by applying through the Lebanese Embassy in Abu Dhabi.

The blue Lebanese passport can be renewed for one year only at the Embassy. At the same time applicants need to apply for issuing a new passport. 


Application for Issuing and Renewal


Required papers for renewal or new passport

  1. Fill out an application form
  2. Fill out and stamp your right thumb on the identification card at the Embassy in front of the Consular Officer.
  3. 4 passport photos
  4. Original Lebanese I.D. plus 3 copies (Tazkarat al-Hawiya or Ikhraj Kayd). The Ikhraj Kayd should have validity of not less than 10 years.
  5. The old Lebanese passport. 
  6. 2 Photocopies of the Old Passport pages containing the full name, photo,passport #, issue date, expiry date and residence page.
  7. Presence of both parents and the child at the Embassy is a must to renew or issue a new passport for applicants between 3 months and 18 years old
  8. The amount of 150 dhs for one year or 740 dhs for 5 years.


Replacing a lost Passport

  1. The loss of a passport should be reported immediately to the local police that will issue a police report.
  2. In case of loss of a passport, applicants may apply for replacing a lost passport.


Required papers for replacing a lost passport

  1. Fill out an application form 
  2. Photocopy of the lost passport if available. 
  3. Police report. 
  4. A letter signed by the applicant describing how he lost his passport. 
  5. Recent Personal civil registration (Ikhraj Kayd Fardy) or Lebanese ID (Hawiya) with 2 photocopies. 
  6. 4 photos (Passport size). 
  7. The amount of: 150 dhs.
Last Modified Date 25/04/2018 - 01:07 PM
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