Passport Name Change Requirements

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Friday, March 24, 2017



Call 877-876-3266 to make an appointment so you know what date your passport application can be filed. Travisa will manage this appointment for you, and you will not need to be there in person on this date.

1

Proof of Citizenship:

Valid, signed U.S. passport.

2

Photo Requirements:

Two passport photos (2x2 with white background). Click here for passport photo requirements.

3

Passport Application Form:

One completed Reapplication form DS5504 (within one year of passport issuance for name-change).
One completed Renewal Form DS82 (if the passport was issued more than a year ago and less than 15 years).
If the current passport was issued more than 15 years ago, please follow the instructions for New US Passport.

4

Authorization Letter:

Two signed letters of authorization. Call 877-876-3266 to make an appointment and receive your application kit and letters of authorization to sign.

5

Proof Of Departure:

Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or travel agency, copy of airline ticket or a corporate letter stating U.S. departure by private aircraft or urgent need of passport processing for business travel.

6

Other:

Court-Certified Name Change Decree OR Marriage Certificate (Not a Marriage License) OR Divorce Decree, in the form of a certified copy.

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Fee Description:

US Government Fees:
If you are submitting Form DS5504 $60.00 included with your payment to Travisa or payable in the form of a check made out to the U.S. Department of State.
If you are submitting Form DS82 $170 included with your payment to Travisa or payable in the form of a check made out to the U.S. Department of State.