For travelers with an expired or soon-to-be-expiring passport, finding a local office to process your passport is usually the first step. Finding a ‘passport office near me’ is easy when you use our Passport Office Finder tool.
Using location information from your browser, our Passport Office Finder will list all of the closest passport office locations near you. You can also enter an address if you wish to search for passport offices near a different location.
Passport Renewal Near Me
If you are searching for a ‘passport renewal near me’, you may not even need to visit a local passport office. For applicants that qualify for a passport renewal, you can complete the process from the comfort of your own home and send in your required documents directly to the Passport Agency. So who qualifies for a passport renewal? You may apply for a passport renewal if your passport:
- was issued when you were 16 or older and,
- has a passport validity of 10 years and,
- is less than 5 years expired and,
- is undamaged and currently in your possession.
If you do not qualify for a passport renewal or you are unsure, you should visit your local passport office for further assistance.
What documents do I need for a passport renewal near me?
If you are doing the passport renewal at your local passport office, all you need is your expired passport and your checkbook. They can take the passport photo and will also have the DS-82 passport application. However, if you want to be prepared, follow our checklist below to gather the required documents before you visit a passport office near you.
- Expired or soon-to-be-expired passport
- Checkbook or money order
- DS-82 Passport Renewal Application Form
- Passport Photo
- Proof of Name Change (if applicable)
You can also gather the required documents and complete everything in the comfort of your own home. Once you have all the required documents gathered, you can ship them to the address on the DS82 application form.
What are the fees for a passport renewal?
The routine passport processing fees are $110 for the passport book. You will also have to pay return shipping, usually under $15. But routine processing is 4-6 weeks or longer. If you need a passport sooner, you should consider expediting your passport. There will be additional fees if you use an expediting service and also an additional $60 government fee.
Questions about the Passport Renewal Process?
If you have additional questions about the passport renewal process, please leave a comment below or visit our helpful Passport Renewal FAQ Page.