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If you are on this page, it likely means you need to Renew your US Passport quickly.
Just follow our 3 Step Passport Instructions, starting with Step 1: Requirements.
This Simple and Easy to follow Step by Step Passport Service Guide will make the process of getting your application for a US Passport Renewal expedited a breeze! 1 2 3 – With US Visa Connection, it’s really just that easy!


 Proceed to Step 1: Passport Requirements


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Expedited United States Passport Services


Q. Why should I choose US Visa Connection over other Passport Expediting Services to Expedite my Application to Renew my US Passport? 

A. US Visa Connection is Licensed and Registered with the US Department of State Passport Agency to hand deliver passport applications for quicker priority processing. Of course, you don’t have to us, but if you need your US Passport Renewal Application processed quickly, handled professionally and submitted securely, then put our our years of experience to work for you.

Upon reception, our specialist will carefully examine & verify the accuracy of your US Passport Renewal documents to ensure all is in order. After reviewing your documents, they will then be processed & submitted by hand carrying them directly into the US Department of State Passport Agency. We follow up on the progress of your passport application submissions on a daily basis with the US Passport Agency on your behalf until your order is complete and your renewed passport is issued. 

The UVC Service Fee & Processing Time Options for expediting your application to Renew your US Passport are:

  • Emergency Same Day Passport Service Fee: $249.00
    (Call ahead to insure availability)
  • 24-48 Hour Urgent Passport Service Fee: $199.00
    (Call ahead to insure availability)
  • 3-5 Day Express Passport Service Fee: $149.00
  • 6-10 Day Priority Passport Service Fee: $99.00
Complete the Passport Renewal Order Form

Q: What is the Passport Renewal Order Form?

A: The Passport Renewal Order Form provides UVC with your contact, payment, and return shipping information as well as the level of service needed to get your passport in time to meet your intended travel date.

Complete, print, & sign the
UVC Order Form: Passport Renewal

Important Note: If you deadline is tight please contact UVC at 877-VISADOC(847-2362) to ensure availability.

DS-82 Passport Application Form Instructions: Renewing US Passports

Image of a DS-82 US Passport Renewal Application Form.Q: What application do I need to expedite an adult US Passport renewal and where do I find it?

A: You must complete and print two copies of the
Online DS-82 Passport Application Form: Passport Renewal.


All DS-82 passport applications must:

  • be completed using the Online DS-82 Passport Application Form through the Passport Agency link above. Hand filled applications will not be accepted.
  • have original dates and signatures and written be in black ink. Copies of signatures and dates or those in colored ink or pencil are not acceptable.
  • be printed on two separate pages. Applications printed on the front and back of a single sheet are not acceptable.
Photo Requirements: Renewing US Passports

Image of a Passport Photo Example that meets US Department of State Passport Agency Requirements.Q: What kind of photographs do I need to submit with my application to renew my US Passport and where should I get them taken?

A: You will need to provide two passport photo's which should be:

  • in color & not blurry;
  • 2x2 in size;
  • front view with body completely facing forward;
  • on a plain white background;
  • with no glasses or head wear;
  • not older than 90 days;
  • taken at a reputable facility such as Walgreen’s, CVS or Fed Ex.

 

Proof of Travel Requirements: Renewing US Passports

Image of Two Valid Forms of Proof of Travel which are a Flight Itinerary & a Business Letter.Q: What do I need to provide as proof of travel in order for UVC to expedite my application to renew my US Passport?

A: A copy of your flight itinerary or flight booking confirmation email.
If you are traveling on business and no itinerary is available, you may instead provide a business letter on company letterhead.

Important Note: Your proof of travel must show departure within the next 15 business days or 21 business days if a visa is needed.

Passport Agency Authorization Letter Instructions: Renewing US Passports

Image of a US Department of State Passport Agency Authorization Letter.Q: What is the Passport Agency Letter of Authorization & why does UVC need it to expedite my application to renew my US Passport?

A: The Passport Agency Letter of Authorization allows UVC to:

  • submit your passport application to the passport agency for expedited processing;
  • speak and interact with the Passport Agency as an agent on your behalf;
  • pick up your new or updated US Passport and ship it to you.

Complete, print, and sign two copies of the
Passport Agency Authorization Letter: Passport Renewal
Please read carefully and fill out completely to avoid issues or delays.


This Completes Step 1: Requirements.
Proceed to Step 2: Fees and Processing Times.

Passport Agency Fee: Renewing US Passports

Image of an Hourglass and Money Representing US Department of State Fees and Passport Agency Processing Times.Q: What is the Passport Agency fee for expediting my application to renew my US Passport?

A: The Passport Agency fee to expedite the renewal of your US Passport is:

  • Passport Book Fee: $175.00
    OR
  • Passport Book & Card: $205.00

Passport fees above include a 5.00 money order fee.
Please Add the Passport Agency fee to your total when placing your order.
(Passport Agency Fee + UVC Fee + Shipping)

 

US Visa Connection Fee: Renewing US Passports

Image of an Hourglass and Money Representing US Visa Connection Fees and US Department of State Passport Agency Processing Times.Q: What are the UVC Processing Time & Service Fee options for expediting the renewal of my US Passport?

A: UVC processing time & service fee options are:

  • Emergency Same Day Passport Service Fee: $249.00
    (Call ahead to insure availability)
  • 24-48 Hour Urgent Passport Service Fee: $199.00
    (Call ahead to insure availability)
  • 3-5 Day Express Passport Service Fee: $149.00
  • 6-10 Day Priority Passport Service Fee: $99.00 

Add the UVC fee to your total when placing your order.
(Passport Agency Fee + UVC Fee + Shipping)

Shipping Options & Fees: Renewing US Passports

Image of an Express Shipping Truck Representing Overnight Shipping and Secure Handling of Documents.Q: What are my options for the return shipping of my New US Passport?

A: Your available shipping options are:

  • Fed Ex overnight – 38.00; “OR”
  • Fed Ex 2nd day – 28.00; “OR”
  • Same day shipping via domestic airline – 125.00; “OR”
  • Include a prepaid return envelope - 0.00;  “OR”
  • Provide a shipping acct number - 0.00.

Add the shipping fee to your total when placing your order.
(Passport Agency Fee + UVC Fee + Shipping)


This Completes Step 2: Fees and Processing Times
Proceed to Step 3: Order & Ship

Complete the Passport Renewal Order Form

Q: What is the Passport Renewal Order Form?

A: The Passport Renewal Order Form provides UVC with your contact, payment, and return shipping information as well as the level of service needed to get your passport in time to meet your intended travel date.

Complete, print, & sign the
UVC Order Form: Passport Renewal

Important Note: If you deadline is tight please contact UVC at 877-VISADOC(847-2362) to ensure availability.

Ship Your Passport Renewal Documents

Q: Where do I ship my US Passport Renewal Documents to?

A: Ship your US Passport Renewal Documents to:

US Visa Connection
510 Earls Court
Katy TX 77450 

It is highly recommended applicants use FedEx priority overnight or UPS priority overnight to ship your passport documents.

Important Note: If you deadline is tight please contact UVC at 877-VISADOC(847-2362) to ensure availability.


This Completes Step 3: Order & Ship
Congratulations, You are Done!

Passport Agency / US Department of State Holiday Schedule 2018

  • January 1: New Years
  • January 15: Martin Luther King
  • February 19: President’s Day
  • May 28: Memorial Day
  • July 4: Independence Day
  • September 3: Labor day
  • October 8: Columbus Day
  • November 12: Veteran’s Day
  • November 22: Thanksgiving
  • December 25:  Christmas

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