Applying for a U.S. passport outside the United States is different than inside the United States. Most customers must go to a U.S. embassy or consulate. If you live in Canada, you may be eligible to renew by mail.
DS-3053: Statement of Consent - Issuing a Passport to a Minor Under Age 16 Download your PDF
DS-5525: Statement of Exigent/Special Family Circumstances - Issuing a Passport to a Minor Under Age 16 Download your PDF
Routine: 10-13 weeks*
Expedited: 7-9 weeks and an extra $60*
*Mailing times are not included in processing times. Processing times only include the time your application is at one of our passport agencies or centers. The total time to get your passport includes both processing and mailing times. It may take up to 2 weeks for applications to arrive by mail at a passport agency or center, and up to 2 weeks for you to receive a completed passport in the mail after we print it. Consider the total time it will take to receive your passport when you are booking travel.
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