When to get a new passport

The passport of the citizen of Ukraine should be replaced if it is lost, stolen, comes into disrepair, as well as detecting it inconsistencies in the records. Also, the new passport is issued when you change the person's initials: surname, name or patronymic. Replacement of the internal passport by the Department of the State migration service at the place of residence of the person. As a rule, for obtaining a new passport, you should apply within one month after the occurrence of the relevant circumstances.

For similar reasons, you will need to change and passport. In addition, it should be remembered that in Ukraine, the passport needs to be replaced every 10 years.

The production of a new internal passport in time is also 1 month. For this period the person may be issued a temporary ID card that will replace his passport.

What is the cost to replace the passport

For issuing a new passport of citizen of Ukraine there is a mandatory state fee in the amount of two non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens. To date, 1 non-taxable minimum income is 17 hryvnia. Therefore, the exchange of passports will need to pay 34 hryvnia excluding Bank charges. Relevant details can be obtained from the State migration service before beginning the procedure of obtaining passport.

In the exchange on the territory of Ukraine of the passport, stamp duty is payable in the amount of 10 non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens (170 UAH). If a passport is changed outside of Ukraine, you will need to pay the visa fee. The size and order of payment should be clarified at the Ukrainian Embassy in the respective country.

In Ukraine, certain categories of citizens are exempted from paying the registration fee. These include, in particular, Chernobyl, the disabled groups 1 and 2. In addition, stamp duty is not charged when you first issuance of internal passports.

In addition to the registration fee in some situations the replacement of the internal passport is paid an administrative fine. This happens in case of loss of passport (with the exception of theft), as well as in the case of his intentional or careless damage. The penalty is from 17 to 51 hryvnia. In the case of imposition of liability, the ruling in the case on administrative offence is drawn up by an authorized employee of the State migration service.