Updating passports is a routine process that aligns with the International Civil Aviation Organization’s (ICAO’s) best practices and standards.
We announced the new Canadian passport on May 10, 2023(opens in a new tab) . It uses the latest security features and most advanced design techniques available.
Because of these new security features, it will remain one of the most secure and accepted travel documents in the world. This means you’ll likely continue to avoid extra checks at border crossings.