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  • How Do I Apply for a Passport?

    Applying for the first time? Renewing a passport?

    Find out how to apply for your or your child's
    passport book or card now.

  • Información de pasaportes

    Información general sobre los trámites y servicios del pasaporte estadounidense. 

  • Where Can I Apply?

    Find out how and where to submit your passport application.

    (You may even be eligible to mail it in!)

    Where to Apply
  • Check My Application Status

    To check your application status you will need: your last Name, date of Birth (MM/DD/YYYY) and last Four Digits of Social Security Number.


Processing Times

Routine 4-6 Weeks
Expedited 3 Weeks
Expedited at Agency 8 Business Days

Based on need, restrictions apply


Contact Us


For 24/7 automated passport information or to make an appointment at a passport agency, please contact:

The National Passport Information Center

Hours, excluding all Federal Holidays:

    Monday- Friday                                8:00 am to 10:00 pm Eastern Time
    Saturday                                        10:00 am to 3:00 pm Eastern Time

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