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International Information

US Passport Renewals
US Passport Renewals

               INSTRUCTION GUIDE FOR U.S. PASSPORT RENEWALS

THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS ARE REQUIRED:

1) Passport:
Must submit your most recently issued passport.  The passport must have been issued within the last 15 years. If issued over 15 years, you will not qualify for a passport renewal, and must apply for a First Time Passport.

2) Photographs:
You must include 1 recent color photograph, 2 inches by 2 inches printed in photo quality paper. Effective immediately: Applicants are no longer allowed to wear glasses in their passport-style photograph being submitted with Passport Renewal request.

3) Proof of Departure:
Travel Itinerary reflecting departure from US OR Letter from your Employer stating you have immediate international travel. This will only apply for those processing through 3 business days, and SAME DAY PROCESSING.

4) Letter of Authorization:
Letter of Authorization must contain ORIGINAL signature. Fax and scanned copies will not be acceptable. No mistakes on document will be allowed. If document is completed incorrectly, Department of State will place Passport Renewal request on hold.

5) DS-82 form:
DS-82 form will be the Passport Renewal Application form. You must complete application online, and once finalized, you will be able to print out application form. Keep in mind, Hand-Written forms will not be accepted by Department of State. Once Application is printed, it must contain original signature from Applicant.

6) Name Change:
If your passport was issued more than 1 year ago and you require a name change, you must send Original documentation by marriage or court order. Photocopies and notarized documents will not be accepted.

7) Passport Card:
If you will be requesting a Passport Card, keep in mind, the Passport Card can not be expedited and will be processed in about 2-3 weeks by the Deparment of State. There is an additional cost of $30.00 for the Passport Card. Once completed, it will be mailed to you by First Class mail from the Department of State.

8) WPVS Passport Order form and Credit Card Form:
WPVS Passport Order form must be included in your request. You can find document under "Document Links" on the right side. Applicants submitting payments via Credit card must complete Credit Card form and also include with your request.

9) SAME DAY PROCESSING: 
SAME DAY PROCESSING is available by appointment only. Kindly contact us at 800-272-7776 to book your spot now!

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US GOVERNMENT FEES:
Passport Renewal (Passport book only):           $170.00
Passport Renewal (Passport book and card):    $200.00

Fee may be billed to credit card if payment is made via credit card.
Company check/Money order payment must be payable to: Department of State.
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WPVS FEES:
10 business day processing:   $100.00
7 business day processing:     $150.00
5 business day processing:     $200.00
3 business day processing:     $250.00
SAME DAY processing:           $350.00

Fee may be billed to credit card if payment if made via credit card.
Company check/Money order payment must be payable to: WPVS Visa Service
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FEDEX FEES:
FedEx Priority Overnight (delivery by next day AM): $25.00
FedEx First Overnight (delivery by next day early AM): $75.00

Fee may be billed to credit card if payment if made via credit card.
Company check/Money order payment must be included with payment
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METHOD OF PAYMENT:
Company Checks/Money orders or Credit card. Personal checks will no longer be accepted Effective immediately.

Please send to:

WPVS Visa Service Inc
Attn: Passport Department
2318 18th Street NW Suite 200
Washington, DC 20009
Tel: 1-800-272-7776

Revised 4/6/2018