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Return of Passports
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October 25, 2022

Passports/Consular Reports of Birth Abroad will be returned to you by courier/messenger service

Passports processed in Madrid

DHL:  We will return your passport by DHL only. You need to include a DHL Express return label with your passport application or bring it when you come to the Embassy for your appointment. To generate the label use the following link: Return of passports via DHL / Devolución de pasaportes.

Cost of DHL service to/from Embassy – (you only need one DHL Express label per family):

  • Peninsula and Balearic Islands: 10€
  • Canary Islands:  15€

Note:  These prices apply only to standard Express Domestic service using the Embassy promotion code found in the above links.  Do not select Premium Express Domestic or DHL parcel service.

Passports processed in Barcelona 

Passports/Consular Reports of Birth Abroad will be returned to you by courier/messenger service. 

MRW is the company we frequently use in Barcelona. For this service, you will have to pay the courier company in cash upon receipt of your passport.

Approximate costs of messenger service – VAT not included:

  • Barcelona, and other major cities: 10€ – 15€
  • Other national destinations: 13€ – 16€

You may use DHL if you include a DHL Express return label with your passport application or bring it with you when you come to the Consulate for your appointment. To generate the label use the following link:  Return of passports via DHL / Devolución de pasaportes.

If you prefer to come in person to pick up the passport, once the passport is ready, you will receive an email with instructions.