We can’t tell you what “too expensive” is, but you will have to pay for the name change and you will have to pay for the new passport.
Q&A Categories Archives: Canada Passport FAQ
If you’re submitting a simplified passport application, your name will stay the same. If you are submitting a regular application and providing different ID that includes additional names, those names may be added to your passport.
Yes, you can apply for a Canadian passport with your Canadian birth certificate. Your parents must not have been diplomats or diplomatic staff for you to be Canadian.
They need to use the generic passport forms, they cannot use the simplified renewal forms.
You can renew it within one year of its expiry, i.e. you can renew by December 2017.
Yes, he can use the simplified renewal form.
Your daughter can travel as long as her passport is valid. The US usually allows Canadians to enter the US as long as their passports are valid through the date of departure.
No, both countries allow dual citizenship.
Your passport should be in your legal name to avoid problems when using it as an ID with another ID. However, if someone is only seeing your passport, you should be okay.
20 calendar days from the date of receipt until its sent out. Once it’s sent out, it should take a week in the mail.
It’s only 10 calendar days if you dropped it off.
It’s less if you paid for expedited processing.