The front cover of a contemporary Guinea-Bissau passport
|Issued by|| Guinea-Bissau|
Republic of Guinea-Bissau passports are issued to citizens of Guinea-Bissau to facilitate international travel. A passport is not required for Guinea-Bissau citizens to travel to member states of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).
Guinea-Bissau pre-biometric passport
Guinea-Bissau passports come in three forms:
- Issued to all citizens of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau for international travel.
- Issued to all individual citizens who work for the government and have to travel on official business.
- Issued to diplomats and their family members when they serve overseas.
Guinea-Bissau passports are dark green in color, with the words "Republic of Guinea-Bissau" inscribed on top of the booklet. The Guinea-Bissau coat of arms is emblazoned in the center of the cover page, followed on the bottom by the inscription of the word "PASSAPORTE" on ordinary passports.[circular reference]
The given below information is printed on the identification page in Portuguese and English.
- Passport No.
- Given name(s)
- Date of birth
- Place of birth
- Place of Issue
- Date of expiry
- Date of issue