Do you need a passport for international travel within two weeks, or a foreign visa within four weeks? You might be eligible for an appointment at a passport agency. Requirements are below.
600 19th Street, N.W.
First Floor, Sidewalk Level
Washington, DC 20006
8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday
By Appointment Only
Closed Federal Holidays
U.S. Department of State
Washington Passport Agency
44132 Mercure Cir.
PO Box 1192
Sterling, VA 20166-1192
Please note: Although we have security guards and greeters at our entrance, it's common for outside vendors to approach our customers as they enter and leave the agency. We strongly advise that you get information from this website or from State Department employees at the door of or inside our agency.
To apply at this passport agency, you must:
You may also come into a passport agency if we need to correct a printing error in your recently-issued passport. No appointment is necessary and no fee will be charged.
If you have a life or death emergency, please see Life or Death Emergencies.
If you don't meet the requirements, please see Where to Apply for other options.
You must make an appointment to apply at a passport agency. Be sure to write down your appointment confirmation number.
Make an appointment using the online Passport Agency Appointment system.
*Not sure what forms or supporting documents you need? Start at the Passport Application Wizard.
Please note: We may not see you exactly at your appointment time.
Metered parking and parking garages are available near the agency.