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III. Issuing / renewing an External Passport directly through the Consular Section of the Department of Foreign Affairs in Ramallah

III. Issuing / renewing an External Passport directly through the Consular Section of the Department of Foreign Affairs in Ramallah

  • Complete the Consular Service Registration Form
  • Provide a cover letter addressed to the Ambassador outlining the request for the issuance of a Palestinian passport
  • Provide a JP-certified copy of Refugee Status Certificate (for those who have one)
  • Provide a JP certified copy of the first two pages of the applicant's passport clearly showing the photo, full name and passport number of the applicant
    and a JP certified copy of another form of photo ID e.g. driving license
  • Include proof of the applicant’s profession (in case this has changed from the profession listed in the old passport)
  • Include four JP-certified photos of the applicant on a blue or light blue background, as per the size required for Australian passports (click here for further details)
  • Provide a copy of the applicant’s Residency or Visa
  • Include a police clearance  (National Police Certificate) issued by the Australian Federal Police/Australian Federal Police Criminal Record
  • Complete and sign:
  1. Application Form for the Renewal of Passport
  2. Application Form for New Passport
  3. Approval and Pledge Form

Forward these documents to the Consular Section of the General Delegation of Palestine, P.O Box: 4646, Kingston, ACT 2604 using an Australia/NZ Post Express envelope. You must enclose a self-addressed Australia/NZ Post Express envelope, for the return of the documents to the applicant.

These documents will be certified and returned to the applicant. The applicant is responsible for forwarding the approved documents directly to the Consular Section of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs in Ramallah with a payment of USD 140 via Western Union to the following person in charge.

Counsellor Atef Abu Asbeh
Head of Consular Section/Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Tel:      +9722943140/41/42
Mobile: +972597309222

Email: consular@mofa.gov.ps /

aasbeh@MOFA.PNA.PS

Current costs for the direct issuing of a passport are:

  • Issuing      Fee: 65.00 USD
  • Secure      return courier: 75.00 USD

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