• Step 1

    Browse consular services & find out the requirements for your application

  • Step 2

    Proceed with the application online, by post, or in person

Renewal of Passport

Passport renewed in the following cases (new passport issued):

  1. Change of residence.
  2. The expiration of the validity period.
  3. Fill in the passport pages.
  4. Change the name or date of birth according to the Iranian birth certificate.

Note-1: To have a passport renewal for an underage the father of the child needs to apply or the mother of the child with a power of attorney from the father or mother with a letter from the court could apply.

After receiving the new passport, the applicant must sign the passport holder’s signature on page 2.

To do this you need to take below the following steps:

Note-1: To have a passport renewal for an underage the father of the child needs to apply or the mother of the child with a power of attorney from the father or mother with a letter from the court could apply.

1. Registration in the Mikhak System (Registration-click here) with your email address and your national ID number. Note that you only need to register once. If you are already registered with the system, go to the second step.

Note: The UKIRA is providing exclusively support with Mikhak code. You only need to upload your documents and information to this website or emailing us ([email protected]).

2. Login to your account.

3. Go to the passport section and select renew my passport.

4. Select the Iranian consulate in London.

5. Filling out your information.

6. Upload scanned of your documents (each should be less than 300kB capacity):

A. Valid none Iranian passport (first page) or UK VISA (front page).

B. Iranian Birth certificate (first, marriage/divorce & children names and explanation pages).

Note: If you would be 18 years old soon and your birth certificate does not have a photo then you must change your birth certificate(Renewal Birth certificate-click here), paying the right amount of consulate fee and book an appointment (Booking Appointment-click here)to submitting birth certificate and renewal passport on the same day in person at the Iranian consulate.

C. National ID card (if you have one) if you have a new birth certificate your first page of Iranian birth certificate which included your national ID number is sufficient.

D. One photo passport with size (3×4) and bright background.

Note-1: You need to have 3 photo passport to give Iranian consulate which you took less than 6 months.

Note-2: Three Passport-sized photos are needed of the applicants face shown clearly and completely (unobstructed) in front of a white background (The applicant should not be wearing a hat, scarf or glasses, The applicant’s name, surname, fathers name, the ID number of birth certificate and place of birth must be written at the back of each of the photos.

E. Military service card (for men).

Note-1: Men over 50 years of age do not need to send a copy or end of service card exemption or exemption.

Note-2: If you are 18 years old (man ) or above then you need to state your military service status with the information provided by the Iranian consulate (Duty service-click here).

F. G1 form signed by father of underage applicant, husband.

7. Confirm all the information you put in.

8. Submit the power of attorney application.

9. Print off the Mikhak/UP or tracking code.

9. Pay the right fee through our website or in-person and get the confirmation as an invoice payment receipt.

  • £45 for people under 18 (£65 if you apply for a change of residence in England).
  • £95 for people over the age of 18 (£115 if you apply for a change of residence in England).
  • £50 for people who intend to use the seal for the first time per year. (Those who have used it in recent years pay only £20 for a new seal).

Note: In regards to the change of residency if your current passport had been issued not from Iran or the place of residency shown as not Iran and you want to change it then you need to pay £20.0 fee extra otherwise you do not need to pay this fee. 

10-A. Book an appointment in the Iranian consulate website for the passport (Booking Appointment-click here), if your current passport was not issued in London (go to next step, 11-A).

11-A: An envelope for the return of original documents, with sufficient stamp for the custom post, on which the applicant’s address is written.

11-B: You need to send only the original current passport and three passport photo with size 3×4 and the rest documents which you submitted in the Mikhak website can be as photocopies.

Important note: If your current passport was issued in London you do not need to book an appointment and you can post all necessary documents to Iranian consulate address by post.

Iranian Consulate address:50 Kensington Court, London W8 5DD

10-B. Attending to Iranian consulate on the booked date and time with having all the below documents:

10-C. You need to have all the original documents that you submitted in the Mikhak website above in your hand with photocopies of them.

Note: The photocopy of all requested documents must be clearly and legibly presented in A4 size paper.

  1. Completion of Form for Passport Issuance (G1 form-click here).
  2. Completion of the Citizenship Survival Form (G2 form-click here) for those over 18 years of age and non-Iranian passports.
  3. Completion of application form for Exit Seal of Exemption (G6 form-click here) for men serving in the military
  4. Mikhak/UP or tracking code (either soft or hard copy).
  5. Payment receipt (either soft or hard copy).

How Do I Apply?

Follow these instructions to start your application process.

IMPORTANT NOTE: All FEE Payments MUST be made by following either of the 2 options below (red buttons)
  1. Make sure you meet the criteria and have all of the documents and forms (completed) listed in the requirements above.
  2. FOR ONLINE APPLICATIONS you will need to have scanned (or photographed) copies of your documents at hand. You can upload these on the Checkout Page of this website as you proceed with payment of the fees.
  3. Select between the APPLY ONLINE or APPLY IN-PERSON red button options below.
  4. ONLINE APPLICATIONS (£20 online processing fee applies):
    • After clicking the red "Apply Online" button, select your application type and add it to the cart to pay the fees.
    • In the checkout, using the tool provided, upload your scanned documents / photo's.
    • Upon completion of the payment - you will recieve an Order Reference Number via email.
    • Our team will be in-touch to offer you advice and/or further instructions (if needed).

UKIRAC provide application processing assistance with all online applications. This makes the process more efficient as we can review applications before they are submitted to minimise rejection. Online applications also save journeys - therefore time and money. See below for details.

UKIRAC Application Processing
This service costs £20 per application

Benefits include:

  • Assistance with applications that involve MIKHAK online processing - making the process easier to obtain a MIKHAK reference number.
  • Automatied texts offering tips and links to download forms etc.
  • We can enquire about the progress of applications that are being processed and provide updates.
  • Option to process applications online / via post.
  • Saves you time and travelling costs.
  • Process your applications from the comfort of your home or office.
  • Secure online payment of all fees.

*Online applications require the uploading of douments and photographs as stated in the application requirements. In some cases online application is not possible as original documents are required. You will be advised in such scenarios and be given the choice to post documents or apply in person at the Consulate.