UK Passport Renewal | UK Passport Renewals. Made Easy.
The Identity and Passport Service (IPS) state that the normal processing time for a straightforward renewal service by post is about 3 weeks.
The IPS also says that passport renewal delays are caused by errors and simple mistakes made by the applicant.
In that case you will need to use the fast track service. The fast track services requires you, or a nominated representative, to visit one of the passport offices listed below so that the passport can be processed and delivered within specific time frame.
The fast track service has two options:
Call the passport adviceline for the following help: