U.S. Passport - Renewals
RENEWAL REQUIREMENTS HAVE CHANGED.
PLEASE READ AND FOLLOW
NEW REQUIREMENTS BELOW.
TO RENEW A USA PASSPORT
renew or replace an expired or expiring U.S. Passport, your
last issued passport must:
a) have been issued for the full term of 10 years and
b) have not yet expired or
c) have expired less than 15 years from the date it was submitted
to the Passport Agency.
send Capitol Visa Services the following items for your passport
- One completed DS-82
passport application form. The Passport Agency requires that you
fill out this form online. After you have filled out the form online,
print and sign the form to be sent to Capitol Visa Services with the
rest of the required documents. If for any reason you cannot fill out
the form online, click
here to print out the form and fill it out by hand. In
this case you must fax a copy of this DS-82 form as soon as possible
after you have filled it out so that we may generate a form for
you and include this copy of DS-82 in the materials you send to Capitol
Visa (the charge for this service will be $20 additional and processing
will be delayed). In your fax, please indicate when we should expect
to receive your application. Make sure to fill out on the form sections
for mailing address and permanent address both even if they are the
- One PROFESSIONALLY PRODUCED passport-size photo with white background
taken within the past six months.
- Your most RECENT U.S. passport that:
a) is not damaged (if damaged, see instructions for "replace mutilated passport"; and
b) was issued within the past 15 years (if issued more than 15 years ago, see instructions for "new passport" for adult); and
c) was issued to you when you were at least 16 years old; and
d) was issued with the same name you have now (or you can legally document your name change)
- A personal check or money order (NOT
COMPANY CHECK) for $170.00 made payable to Department of State
(Please note- This fee is paid directly to the U.S. State Department
and does not include any Capitol Visa fees.)*
- A copy of a travel ticket or itinerary issued by airline or travel agent
- A letter of authorization. (Signed by the applicant.)
- One completed Capitol Visa Services Service Request Form.
note that this fee includes a $60.00 expediting fee which MUST BE paid to the passport office in order
to process your passport renewal in less than 45 working days.
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