There is no charge for routine service, which is your receipt of the replacement passport within six (6) weeks from the date you send the Form DS-5504 via First Class Mail.
(Your replacement passport will be returned to you via Priority Mail.) If Expedited Service is requested, there is a charge of per application, plus the cost of two-way overnight delivery for receipt within 2 weeks.
Why did the Department of State decide to stop amending existing passports?
Not amending biographical data in passports will enhance the overall security of the document.
For issue of fresh passport and re-issue of passport, you need to fill the application form online via e-Form Submission (preferred) or via Online Form Submission.
For Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) also you need to fill the Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) Application Form online via e-Form Submission (preferred) or via Online Form Submission.
For instance, if you ever held an Ordinary passport (Deep Blue colour) in the past but never held any Diplomatic (maroon colour) or Official (white colour) passport - you need to apply under Reissue category if applying for an Ordinary Passport while choose the Fresh category if applying for a Diplomatic or Official passport.
For receipt in less than two (2) weeks, customers should call 1-877-487-2778 to make an appointment at one of 14 Passport Agencies across the U. If you request a name-change more than one year after the issuance of your passport, and are not otherwise eligible to use Form DS-82, you must apply in person at one of 7,000 designated passport application acceptance facilities. While applying under Fresh Issuance category - please make sure you never held a Passport of the applied category (i.e. 39(E) under Latest News section on the portal.** No applicants would be serviced at PSK/POPSK without prior online appointment.** Please refer 'Passport Office Page' for more details.You must provide: Routine service is receipt of the new passport within six (6) weeks after application.If Expedited Service is requested, there is an additional charge of per application, plus the cost of two-way overnight delivery for receipt within two (2) weeks. I was issued a limited passport (less than full 10-year validity for those 16 years and older; less than 5-year validity for those 15 and younger).