Article 7. Validity duration of immigration papers
- A diplomatic passport or an official passport is valid for between 1 year to 5 years and may be renewed once for no more than 3 years.
- The validity duration of ordinary passports is prescribed as follows:
a/ An ordinary passport issued to a person aged full 14 years or older is valid for 10 years and may not be renewed;
b/ An ordinary passport issued to a person aged under full 14 years is valid for 5 years and may not be renewed;
c/ An ordinary passport issued according to summary procedures is valid for no more than 12 months and may not be renewed.
- International travel documents are valid for no more than 12 months and may not be renewed.