Today sees the launch of a new Online Passport Application Service, this service will allow adults to renew their passport books and cards online wherever they are in the world.
The turnaround time is expected to be 10 working days.
The standard Passport book application costs €80, with a large book priced at €110 and a passport card costing €35 plus postage.
This streamlined service will allow applicants the convenience of submitting information including photographs, digitally and will avoid the need for witnessing of forms and the printing of photgraphs. www.dfa.ie/passportonline