Provisional Passport

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Applying for a provisional passport

A provisional passport is to apply at the competent issuing authority. He is executed by the competent issuing authority and emited to the applicant person. Consultation after can be omitted, if identity and personal data of the applicant person are flawless.

However, it is to mention that a provisional passport is only valid for the duration of the upcoming trip and not every country accepts one. The entry into the United States is only allowed with a provisional passport in combination with a visa.


Provisorischer Pass


Fees for a provisional Passport

A provisioinal passport for children, young people and adults uniformly costs CHF 100.-. All costs are listed in the detailed overview of the costs of all Swiss identity documents.