Passport Emergency Appointment

Please note: There is no walk-in service for American citizens requiring emergency passports. This service is by appointment only. Check our appointment calendar and if there is no appointment within 24 hours of your travel, contact us by email at Please include your contact details and state the nature of the emergency and proposed date of travel. The email box is monitored between 8:00 am and 4.00pm, Sunday to Thursday, except for American and Sudanese public holidays.

Processing Times

Same-day issuance is available for applications that are complete and straightforward. In some cases, if additional review is required, same day service may not be available.

Application Procedure

For a list of required documents, please return to the Passport Applications page. Application requirements, including fees, for emergency passports are the same as those for full-validity passports.