Guatemala - Apply for a passport
- 1 Procedure
- 2 Required Documents
- 3 Office Locations & Contacts
- 4 Eligibility
- 5 Fees
- 6 Validity
- 7 Documents to Use
- 8 Sample Documents
- 9 Processing Time
- 10 Related Videos
- 11 Instructions
- 12 Required Information
- 13 Need for the Document
- 14 Information which might help
- 15 Other uses of the Document/Certificate
- 16 External Links
- 17 Others
- Complete the passport application with all of your current information.
- Submit all the required documents at the passport office
- Pay the application fee
- Passports are processed on the spot
applicants abroad can apply for a passport at the embassies abroad
Anyone interested in obtaining a Guatemalan passport must appear in person to the Embassy, ??where he will take the data (fingerprint, signature, photograph) that appear in the new passport.
You are advised to request an appointment to present everything you need.
you should submit all the required documents and pay the application fee
- Original birth certificate
- Photo copy of birth certificate
- Certificate of residence
- Submit a Cedula de Vecindad. This is a government issued form that proves your Guatemalan residency. The original and an exact copy of this document is required.
Office Locations & Contacts
Passport Issue Centers in Guatemala
6th. Avenida 1-27, Zone 4 Mr. Bodeguitas Mall, local 1 to 5..
Phones: (502) 2360-2389
Hours: Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 16:45 hours. Delegation Chiquimula
Chiquimula Prairie Mall, Local 250 and 251Phones: (502) 79438256,
Floor: 24112411 Extension: 9040
Hours: Monday to Friday 8:00 to 17:00. Delegation Santa Elena, Peten
Square Jade, 1 st. level, Santa Elena, Peten.Phone: (502) 7926-0994,
Floor: 24112411 extension 9050 Hours: Monday to Friday 8:00 to 17:00.
All citizens of Guatemala are eligible for a passport
Pay the $65 application fee and the $80 processing fee via certified funds, credit, or cash.
5 years after issuance for individuals
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passport are processed and issued on the same day of application
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Guatemala only issues biometric passports
- Name of the applicant
- Date of birth
- Place of birth
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Need for the Document
Guatemalan Passports are issued to Guatemalan citizens to travel outside of Guatemala. Passport is issued by the Direccin General de Migracin (General Immigration Directorship), a dependency of the Ministerio de Gobernacin (Ministry of the Interior).
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Other uses of the Document/Certificate
- Used for identification
- Used as a proof of citizenship
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