Please note that you need to make an appointment before both parents and the child/children can show up at the nearest possible place of issue. An appointment must be made for each child.
It is now possible to apply for passports for children under the age of 12 at honorary consulates and the Embassy in Washington, D.C. Biometric processing is not needed for this age group. See below for required documentation.
Processing time for children's passports is approximately 4 weeks, 5 weeks during peak periods.
Please see bottom of the page for required documents to be submitted.
Consulate General in New York
For the Consulate General in New York you need to make an appointment online to apply for a new passport.
Consulate General in Chicago
For the Consulate General in Chicago you need to make an appointment online to apply for a new passport.
Consulate in Sacramento
For the Consulate in Sacramento you need to make an appointment online to apply for a new passport.
Documents to be submitted:
If you cannot pick-up your passport, the passport will be sent to your home or business address - at your own risk - via Federal Express. In this case an additional fee will be charged in either cash or money order.
The Consulate Generals and the Consulate in Sacramento will take a digital photo. However, it may prove difficult to capture a suitable digital photo of children. It is therefore advisable to bring a normal passport photo to the Consulate Generals or the Consulate in Sacramento, which can then be scanned: requirements for passport photos.
If applying for a passport for a child under the age of 12 years at the Danish Embassy in Washington or at an Honorary Consulate the passport photo MUST be provided.
IF YOUR CHILD REQUIRES AN EMERGENCY PASSPORT OR AN EXTENSION OF OLD PASSPORT you may contact the Danish Embassy, the Danish Consulate General in New York or Chicago or an Honorary Consulate:
The Consulate General in New YorkOne Dag Hammarskjold Plaza 885 Second Avenue, 18th floor (48th Street) New York, NY 10017-2201 Telephone: (212) 223-4545 Fax: (212) 754-1904E-mail: email@example.com Opening hours:Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 1:00pm - 2:30pm. By appointment only.Consular phone hours are
Monday and Wednesday from 10:00am to 11:00am.The Consulate General in Chicago875 N. Michigan Avenue Suite 3950Chicago, IL, 60611Tel.: (312) 787-8780Fax: (312) 787-8744 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgOpening hours:Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 9:00am - 12:00pm. By appointment only. Consular phone is open Monday-Friday from 9:00am - 4:30pm.
The Consulate in Sacramento One Capitol Mall, Suite 670Sacramento, CA 95814Tel: (916) 448 9688Fax: (916) 448 9084E-mail: email@example.com Opening hours:Monday - Friday from 8:00am - 12:00pm and 2:00pm - 4:30pm. By appointment only. Consular phone is open every weekday from 8:00am - 12:00pm and 2:00pm - 4:30pm.