Lost Passport

Do you need to replace a Lost or Stolen passport?

Adult Passport

  • Complete Form DS-11 .   Enter your information online and print Form DS-11.  Failure to provide information requested on this form, including your social security number, may result in significant processing delays and/or the denial of your application.
  • Do not sign Form DS-11 on page 1
  • Complete Form DS-64 Statement Regarding a Lost or Stolen Passport.  Complete and print the form.
  • Applicants should present documents that prove U.S. citizenship (birth certificate, naturalization certificate, old passports) and identity, such as a driver’s license. In the case of dual nationals, individuals may be required to present Nigerian passports or other Nigerian-government issued photo identification.
  • Bring one (1) photo measuring 2×2 inches.
  • If you file a police report do so at the police station closest to where the loss took place and present it to the Consular Officer along with the Form DS-64
  • The fee is $165 payable in dollars or the equivalent in Nigerian Naira in cash at the Embassy. We do not accept credit cards.
  • Passport issuances in Abuja and Lagos are by appointment only. Please schedule your appointment here:

Important Announcement Regarding Passport and CRBA Delivery

U.S. Passports and Consular Reports of Birth Abroad will no longer be picked up at the U.S. Consulate in Lagos. These items will be available for pickup from DHL at their Victoria Island and Port Harcourt locations for a fee. Details will be available during your passport or CRBA appointment.

In order for us to provide quality service to all our customers, it is important that you arrive on time for your appointment. Applicants who arrive more than 15 minutes late for their appointments will have to reschedule. Applicants who arrive on time for their appointment without the required documents may also be required to reschedule their appointments.

  • Allow Approximately 3 weeks for processing. Passports must be collected at the ACS section by the applicant or authorized representative. An appointment is not necessary to pick up your passport.

Minor Passport 

  • complete Form DS-11.   Enter your information online and print Form DS-11 OR print out the blank form and then complete using black ink on one-sided pages.  Failure to provide information requested on this form, including your social security number, may result in significant processing delays and/or the denial of your application.
  • do not sign Form DS-11 on page 1
  • complete Form DS-64 Statement Regarding a Lost or Stolen Passport.  Complete and print the form.
  • Original birth certificate of the child/children.
  • Bring one (1) photo measuring 2×2 inches.
  • Obtain a police abstract.  An adult must report the loss or theft of the child’s passport to a police station close to where the loss took place.  The police report should be presented to the Consular Officer along with the Form DS-64.
  • The fee is $135 payable in dollars or the equivalent in Nigerian Naira. We do not accept credit cards.
  • If the child’s physical appearance has changed significantly since the last passport photograph, the Consular officer will request transitional photos as proof of identification.  Generally, the officer will require one photograph from each year since the prior passport issuance.
  • If one parent has sole custody of the child/children we need original documentation such as court order, death certificate or any other documentation proving sole custody.
  • Passport issuances in Abuja and Lagos are by appointment only. Please schedule your appointment here:

Please review information for minor applicants if applicable.