New Passport


We are registered with the US Department of State with over 28 years experience expediting passports in Austin, TX. 

Our services provide you the proper application forms, photos, and shipping to make the process fast and easy.

What you need  –   VIEW DETAILS

1

Proof of Citizenship

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  • ORIGINAL certified Birth Certificate, issued by the State, City, or County bearing the official seal (or)
  • Previously issued, undamaged US passport (or)
  • Certificate of Citizenship or Naturalization (or)
  • Certification or report of Birth Abroad
  • NOTE: HOSPITAL COPIES AND PHOTOCOPIES ARE NOT ACCEPTED. A certified birth certificate has a registrar’s raised, embossed, or multicolored seal and the date the certificate was filed with the registrar’s office; which must be within 1 year of your birth. Please also note that some short (abstract) versions of birth certificates may not be acceptable for passport purposes.

2

Primary Identification

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Valid state issued driver’s license or identification card. (If your driver’s license or ID is newer than 6 months bring supplemental documents. For recommended list click here).

3

Proof of Departure

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For 1-4 business day services travel MUST be within 14 calendar days or 30 calendar days if a visa is required. 

ACCEPTABLE PROOF OF TRAVEL:
Copy of computer generated airline ticket, travel itinerary, travel agent generated itinerary, or hotel confirmation
                                                OR
Business letter on company letter head
Click here for Business Proof of Departure PDF sample letter.
Click here for Business Proof of Departure sample letter in Word.
                                               OR
If traveling by personal vehicle to Mexico or Canada and you are staying with family/friends, please provide an original letter from the applicant detailing your international travel plans.
Click here for a Sample Letter.
                                               OR
If traveling for a medical/family emergency please provide a letter explaining in detail your reason and destination address.

*PLEASE NOTE:
3 week processing does not require an itinerary.
Refer to courier fees for pricing

4

Application Form

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FORM MUST BE COMPLETED & CREATED ONLINE.
COMPLETE FORM, CREATE FORM, PRINT FORM.

Tips for completing form:

  • Choose COMPLETE FORM ONLINE button in left-hand corner
  • When you come to fees, choose “Expedited at Agency” and “Standard Delivery”.
  • NOTE: FEES ARE NOT COLLECTED ONLINE.
  • On final page, click CREATE FORM in the lower left-hand corner to print your application.
  • DO NOT SIGN YOUR APPLICATION.

Form DS-11: Online Passport Application Form

5

Application Fee

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16 years or older:
$170 check or money order payable to: “US Department of State”.

Younger than 16:
$140 check or money order payable to: “US Department of State”.

In addition to fees above:
A $25 passport execution fee to Government Passport Acceptance Agent payable by cash or credit card.

6

Courier Fee

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1 – 3 day service:     $350 Call for availability
4 – 6 day service:     $250
• Proof of departure is required for 1-6 day services
• Travel should be within 14 calendar days

10-15 day service:     $150
• No proof of departure required
Prices above include:
Photos, money order fee, application review, hand courier service, and overnight return delivery to our office.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Children under the age of 16:
Must be accompanied by both parents at the post office or at the courthouse to sign the minor’s application. Both parent’s valid identification and minor’s certified birth certificate are required.

If only one parent is able to attend, please click here for a Parental Consent Form and refer to Child’s Passport instructions.

For children 16-17 years of age:
At least one parent is required to accompany the minor to co-sign the application at the post office or the courthouse.

Adults 18 years and older:
Can sign application without parent or guardian present.

Instructions

Please “VIEW DETAILS” for each step, gather all of the items, and bring them to our office before 3:00pm Monday-Friday.

New Passport applicants must appear before an Acceptance Agent to have their signature witnessed.

The nearest agent is located within walking distance of our office. We will provide you with complete instructions for this process once we have reviewed  your application.

* If you live outside of the Austin area or unable to come to our office in person, please CLICK HERE.

Our offices

Thank you!

We greatly appreciate your business, if you have any questions please do not hesitate to e-mail or call us at:

Phone: (512) 479-0805
FAX: (512) 477-1166
Email: info@austinpassport.com