Passports: A Guide to Getting and Using Passports
Applying for a Passport
You need to visit the passport office to apply for a passport. There, you need to provide proof of ID and citizenship as well as a picture.
Waiting for a Passport
Typically, passports take four to six weeks to process. However, in emergency situations or if you are in a hurry, you may be able to expedite the process.
Using Your Passport
You present your passport when entering other countries. You also need it to get back into your home country or when getting travel visas.
Extra Passport Safety Tips
Keep your passport safe while traveling, and guard it as carefully as your wallet. Without it, international travel is impossible.