Passport applications for
Lesotho Citizens resident in Canada are processed through the
Embassy of the Kingdom of Lesotho in Washington D.C., USA as the
designated centre by the Ministry of Home Affairs and Public Safety
(Immigration) for all Lesotho passport applications in the
jurisdiction of the Americas and the Caribbean.
To begin the process of passport application, an application letter
needs to be submitted to the Lesotho Embassy in Washington, D.C.
Applicant’s full name and contact details in Canada
Applicant’s Lesotho background (birth, residential details
inclusive of Headman)
Applicant’s status in Canada (i.e. student, permanent resident
etc.) providing certified proof.
Reason for Passport application:
Providing certified copies of information pages of old passport in
the case of a renewal,
Providing a certified copy of police report in the case of a lost/
The application letter is to be submitted in Sesotho, providing a
single passport sized photograph as well as a self-addressed,
postage paid, large format envelope to:
EMBASSY OF THE KINGDOM OF LESOTHO
2511 MASSACHUSETTS AVE., NW
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20008