At times, we may require that our passport is issued at the earliest. And if such is a case then you can very well get your passport in 3 to 5 days of time using the fast track service that the government of Finland has made available. Moreover in this article our focus is on how to apply for a Finnish passport using the fast track service.
Who is eligible to get a Finnish passport using the Fast Track service?
- The applicant has to be a national of Finland as only a Finnish is permitted to apply for a passport through the fast track service.
Documents to be submitted
The list of the documents required when submitting a Finnish passport application form through the fast track service are as follows –
- Proof of photo identification
- Marriage certificate is applicable only to a few applicants
- Photo retriever code that the photographer has given to the applicant
Steps to be followed when applying for a Finnish passport through the Fast Track service
- The applicant is required to go to the official website of Police License Services Office
- Next thing is to check out the form & complete it
- You should make sure that the form has been filled with the absolutely right details
- And remember that the form is to be filled online only
- After filling the form, attach the documents
- These documents have to be scanned & then uploaded
- Later add the code that the photographer had given
- This code happens to be photo retrieval code
- One will have to pay the processing fee online
Points to be made a note of
At times the system will ask the applicant to visit the Police License Services Office in – person & submit not only the application form but also the documents. In such cases it is advised to the readers that they look forward to booking their appointment online to save the time.
However, if the application is accepted online only then there is no requirement to visit the Police License Services Office.
Application processing time in a fast track service
To get a Finnish passport issued using the fast track service, it essentially takes about 3 to 5 days to get the passport in hand. However, you should see to it that the required documents have been submitted.
Download links for the form & other details
- If you wish to fill the form online then you can click on the link given here – https://asiointi.poliisi.fi/#main
- But if the query is related to the photographers list then the link that has been given below will be of assistance – https://www.lupakuvienvastaanotto.fi/kuvaamoluettelo
- To book an appointment when visiting the Police License Services Office, (then) click on the below mentioned link – https://asiointi.poliisi.fi/ajanvaraus/reservations/?lang=en
- However, if you wish to clear your doubts or any other query regarding the fast track service to get the Finnish passport, click on the link mentioned here – https://www.poliisi.fi/passport Finnish Passport Renewal Process