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If you have damaged your passport, you should report the damage immediately to ICA. Our officers will assess the extent of the damage to the passport, and advise you accordingly. If you have damaged your passport while abroad, please see passport damaged overseas.

Passports cannot be used once reported as damaged.

Documents Required
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You will need to provide the following documents:

  • Your original NRIC (for adults) or Birth certificate (for applicants aged below 16*)
  • Damaged passport.

*The applicant’s parent is required to report in person, together with the applicant.

If you require a new passport, bring along:


Come in person with the relevant documents to:

Passports Unit
Citizen Services Centre
ICA Building
10 Kallang Road, Level 2 (next to Lavender MRT station)
Singapore 208718

Operating hours are 8.00 am to 4.30 pm on Mondays to Fridays, and 8.00 am to 12.30 pm on Saturdays.

Longer-than-average waiting times are to be expected on the following peak times:

  • Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays
  • School holidays
  • The day before or after a public holiday.

You will need to pay the following non-refundable fees in addition to the prevailing passport fee of S$70 when you submit an application for a new passport:

  • S$50 (for the first damage to passport)
  • S$100 (for subsequent damages).