The Cabinet changed a procedure for issuing passports as ID card

Кабмин изменил порядок выдачи паспорта в виде ID-карты

Passport in card format in Ukraine began to issue in January 2016

All citizens will be able to exchange the old passport in the form of books to a new at any time since November 1.

The Cabinet changed a procedure for registration of passport of citizen of Ukraine in the form of ID card. On Wednesday, 3 October, the press service of the State migration service (SMS).

Since November 1, 2018, the citizens of Ukraine will have the opportunity to exchange the passport in the form of a booklet for a passport in the form of cards at will anytime.

However, the GMC has stressed that the law does not require obligatory replacement of documents. This means that all previously issued documents are valid until the end of their validity period.

Note, a passport in card format in Ukraine began to issue in January 2016. New passports are issued in case the passport is lost or stolen, as well as persons who have reached 14 years and issue a passport for the first time. The first passport of citizen of Ukraine is free of charge. For the replacement and restoration of the document must pay an administrative fee – from 279 USD.

Earlier it was reported that the Supreme Court lifted the ban on registration of the passport book.

Before doing this in front of the Supreme court vves day held a rally the faithful against the decision of the Supreme court on the prohibition to abandon ID cards.

 

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