Explanation of Passport Application Status
|Application has been received and has been registered.||The application has been registered into the Passport System. Applications will remain at this stage for some time. The next stage is checking the application.|
|Application has been received and is being checked.||Your passport application is currently being checked. The next stage is Approved.|
|Approved on dd/mm/yy.||Your application has been approved. The next stage is passport is printed.|
|Passport is printed.||Passport has been printed. Next stage Passport Posted/Ready for Collection|
|Your passport has been posted.||
1) For applications submitted in Ireland you will receive your passport in 2 days.
2) For applications submitted at Embassies your passport will be dispatched to the Embassy. Please contact your local Embassy for further information.
|Your new passport is ready for collection.||Your passport is ready for collection.|