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Replacement of DNI libreta for card

From 01/04/2017 DNI card is the only valid identification document. DNI passbook (libreta) which has blue cover contains a DNI card and therefore it is also valid.

Argentine citizens that still bear DNI passbook without blue cover (libreta de enrolamiento, libreta cívica, DNI green passbook or DNI dark red passbook) must apply for a replacement of such documents to obtain a DNI card.

Exception: people over 75 years old are not obliged to get their DNI passbook replaced and can still prove their identity by one of the otherwise expired above-mentioned documents.

Argentine citizens living in Sweden who still bear libreta de enrolamiento, libreta cívica, DNI green passbook or DNI dark red passbook can apply for a replacement for DNI card at the Argentine Embassy in Sweden.

Fee: amount in SEK equivalent to USD 15 at the exchange rate valid on the processing day. The exact amount in SEK will be informed at the Embassy.

Estimated duration of the consular appointment: maximum 30 minutes.

Procedure

1° | Request an appointment by email to consulares_esuec@mrecic.gov.ar informing your name and surname, date of birth, DNI number, year in which your last DNI was issued, reason why you need a new DNI and -if you wish- preference of days for the appointment.

2° | Wait for the appointment assignment by the Embassy, ​​which you will receive by email within 2 business days after the appointment request.

3° | Attend the appointment bringing the required documentation for the procedure.

Required documentation

1 | DNI passbook to be replaced (libreta de enrolamiento, libreta civica, DNI green  passbook or DNI dark read passbook).