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Biometric Lebanese passports issuance

The general directorate of general security has declared that Biometric Lebanese passports will be issued starting the First of august 2016.
 

The applications will be received at the bureau of public relations, as well as all regional bureaus except the following:

Babnin and Chabaa.
 
Citizens that live in one of these areas, should deposit its applications in the nearest functional bureau.
 
Requested documents are the following:

- A passport application signed by the competent mayor of the concerned region.
- An ID card that underlines the figure of the interested party and an extract of civil status issued since 3 months at the most.
- A newly issued colored ID photo, 4.5 x 3.5 cm, clearly showing the face of the concerned citizen on a white background. The picture has to be certified and signed by the competent mayor.
- An old passport if there is one.
-  Fees and costs.
 
  • Minors aged 3 or less are granted a passport via an extract of civil status issued since 3 months at the most, as well as a copy of the latter, and the previously mentioned documents.
  • Minors need the authorization of their parents, or their legal tutor.
  • Passports that have already been issued are valid until the end of their validity period.
  • Granting Lebanese passports as the 2003 version, is still valid abroad via embassies and consulates.
NB:
1) Citizens that wish to deposit an application for a passport, not owning an identity card, can exceptionally untill 31/12/2017 use an extract of civil status issued since 3 months at the most, if they fill out the passport application form at the mayor’s office exclusively, according to their place of registration.

2) The identity card is mandatory along with the extract of civil status starting 01/01/2018.

3) Upon applying for the biometric passport,  the picture taken at the concerned bureau will be the one showing on their passport. 

4) A version of the new passport has been transmitted to embassies and consulates. 

G.S. Addresses

Central Direction
Central Direction
Phone number
Adlyeh - Sami el Soleh street
01/386610 - 01/425610
 
Adress 
01/612401/2/5
Adlyeh - Sami el Solesh
 
 
Headquarter at the Border
Headquarter at the Border
Beirut International Airport
01/629150/1/2 - 01/628570
Port of Beirut
01/584400
Port of Jounieh
09/932852
Port of Tripoli
06/600789
Arida
06/820101
Aboudieh
06/815151
Bakiha
06/860023
Kaa
08/225101
Masnaa
08/620018
Port of Sour
07/742896
Port of Saida
07/727455
Nakoura
07/460007
Port of Jiyeh
09/995516
 
Beirut
Beirut
The department of Beirut
01/429061 - 01/429060
 
North
North
North
06/431778
Tripoli
06/625572
Menieh
06/463249
Zgharta
06/661671
Bchareh
06/671199
Al koura
06/950552
Batroun
06/642384
Al danieh
06/490798-06/490877
North (second bureau)
06/695496
Mechmoch
06/895182
Halba
06/690004
Kobayat
06/350028
 
Beqaa
Beqaa
The department of Beqaa
08/803666
Zahle
08/823935
Jeb Jannine
08/660095
Rachaya
08/590620
(The department of beqaa (second bureau
08/370577
Chmestar
08/330106
Hermel
08/200139
Der el Ahmar
08/321136
 
South
South
South
07/724890
Saida
07/735534
Sour
07/741737
Jezzine
07/780501
Jouyah
07/411891
(South (second bueau
07/760727
Nabatieh
07/761886
Bent Jbeil
07/450010
Marjaayoun
07/830301
Hasbaya
07/550102
Jbaa
07/211418
Tebnin
07/326318
 
Mount Lebanon
Mount Lebanon
Mount Lebanon
05/920090
Baabda
05/920090
Berj - Albarajne - Medhat Alhaj
01/471912
Al Maten
01/888647
Keserwan
09/934425
Jbeil
09/945868
Hemena
05/533005
Douhour elchwayr
04/392281
(Mount Lebanon (Second bureau
05/501926
Aley
05/554864
Chwayfet
05/431142
Chouf
05/503529
Iqlim- Al Kharroub
07/242047