New Passport: Adult, Minor, Lost or Damaged

We are registered with the US Department of State with over 35 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.

Hand Carry courier service:
Travel In 2-4 weeks

Current processing times: 6-8 Business days

1

Proof of Citizenship

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Documents accepted for Proof of Citizenship include:

  • Certified Birth Certificate, issued by the State, City, or County bearing the official seal, PHOTOCOPIES NOT ACCEPTED (or)
  • Previously issued, undamaged US passport (or)
  • Certificate of Citizenship or Naturalization (or)
  • Certification or report of Birth Abroad
  • NOTE:
    • HOSPITAL COPIES NOT ACCEPTED
    • PHOTOCOPIES ARE NOT ACCEPTED
    • Certified birth certificates have:
      • 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.
    • 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 identification is newer than 6 months, bring supplemental documents.
  • For child’s passport purposes, both parents must present valid identification:
    • Driver’s license
    • State issued ID card
    • Passport

3

Proof of Departure

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Travel must be within 14 calendar days or 30 calendar days if a visa is required. 

ACCEPTABLE PROOF OF TRAVEL:
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.

4

Know the Social Security #

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  • When filling out the application you will need to know the applicant’s social security number.
  • You DO NOT need the physical card unless you are using it as additional identification.

5

Application Form

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FORM MUST BE COMPLETED ONLINE.

Tips for completing form:

  • Choose FILL OUT ONLINE AND PRINT button in left-hand corner
  • Please fill out your PARENTS INFORMATION. It is not “required”, but risks being put on hold if not included.
  • When entering mother’s information, last name is last name at their birth.
  • When you come to fees, choose Expedited at Agency and “Standard Delivery”.
  • NOTE: FEES ARE NOT COLLECTED ONLINE it is only calculating the fees for you.
  • On final page, click PRINT FORM in the lower left-hand corner to print your application.
  • DO NOT SIGN YOUR APPLICATION.

Form DS-11: Online Passport Application Form

6

Government Application Fee

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16 years or older:
$190

Younger than 16:
$160

*We provide the money order(s) to the government at no additional charge and you may conveniently pay application fees with a credit card.

Passport Acceptance Agent fees: $35
Payable by cash or credit card.

7

Austin Passport Express Fee

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6 – 8 business days:
PLEASE CALL 512-479-0805 FOR PRICES AND AVAILABILITY

• Proof of departure is REQUIRED, refer to “Proof of Departure” for details
• Travel should be within 14 calendar days

PRICES INCLUDE:
• Photos
• Money order for government fees
• Application assistance and document review
• Hand-carry courier service

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 16:

  • Must be accompanied by both parents when visiting the passport acceptance agent 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.

CHILDREN 16-17 YEARS OF AGE:

  • At least one parent is required to accompany the minor to co-sign the application when visiting the passport acceptance agent.

ADULTS 18 AND OVER:

  • Can sign application without parent or guardian present.

Thank you!

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

Email: info@AustinPassport.com
Phone:
(512) 479-0805

Application Assistance Only:
Travel In 5+ weeks

Current processing times: 5-7 Weeks

1

Proof of Citizenship

VIEW DETAILS

Documents accepted for Proof of Citizenship include:

  • Certified Birth Certificate, issued by the State, City, or County bearing the official seal, PHOTOCOPIES NOT ACCEPTED (or)
  • Previously issued, undamaged US passport (or)
  • Certificate of Citizenship or Naturalization (or)
  • Certification or report of Birth Abroad
  • NOTE:
    • HOSPITAL COPIES NOT ACCEPTED
    • PHOTOCOPIES ARE NOT ACCEPTED
    • Certified birth certificates have:
      • 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.
    • Some short (abstract) versions of birth certificates may not be acceptable for passport purposes.

2

Primary Identification

VIEW DETAILS

  • Valid state issued driver’s license or identification card.
  • If your identification is newer than 6 months, bring supplemental documents.
  • For child’s passport purposes, both parents must present valid identification:
    • Driver’s license
    • State issued ID card
    • Passport

3

Proof of Departure

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No proof of travel required.

4

Know the Social Security #

VIEW DETAILS

  • When filling out the application you will need to know the applicant’s social security number.
  • You DO NOT need the physical card unless you are using it as additional identification.

5

Application Form

VIEW DETAILS

FORM MUST BE COMPLETED ONLINE.

Tips for completing form:

  • Choose FILL OUT ONLINE AND PRINT button in left-hand corner
  • Please fill out your PARENTS INFORMATION. It is not “required”, but risks being put on hold if not included.
  • When entering mother’s information, last name is last name at their birth.
  • When you come to fees, choose Expedited at Agency and “Standard Delivery”.
  • NOTE: FEES ARE NOT COLLECTED ONLINE it is only calculating the fees for you.
  • On final page, click PRINT FORM in the lower left-hand corner to print your application.
  • DO NOT SIGN YOUR APPLICATION.

Form DS-11: Online Passport Application Form

6

Government Application Fee

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16 years or older:
$190

Younger than 16:
$160

Shipping upgrade (saves about 1 week in shipping):
$18.32

*We provide the money order(s) to the government at no additional charge and you may conveniently pay application fees with a credit card.

In addition to fees above:
A $35 passport execution fee to Government Passport Acceptance Agent payable by cash or credit card.

7

Austin Passport Express Fee

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Passport Application Assistance & Document Review: $110
If you prefer assistance with your application and supporting documents and would like for us to review them prior to waiting in line at a government office only to be told you have the incorrect documents and turned away, then this service is for you.

PRICE ABOVE INCLUDES:

  • Application assistance and document review to ensure everything is correct
  • Money order for government fees (allowing you to pay with a credit card)
  • Passport photos
  • Passport is mailed directly from US Dept. of State in about 5-7 weeks to address listed on application.
  • We provide follow up assistance responding to any government correspondence regarding your application if necessary.

PLEASE NOTE:
If our services are not the right fit, you do have the option to locate a Passport Acceptance Facility and go directly to an agent.

 

 

Instructions

  • VIEW DETAILS for each step
  • Gather all items listed
  • Book an appointment at our office M-F from 9am-4:30pm:
    • Call 512-479-0805 or
    • Email info@AustinPassport.com
  • New passport applicants must appear before a Passport Acceptance Agent:
    • Signature on application will be witnessed by an agent
    • Documents will be sealed
  • We will provide you with complete instructions for this process once we have reviewed your application.
  • IF YOU CHOOSE TO USE OUR SERVICES:
    • IT IS A 2 STEP PROCESS 
  • If you live outside of the Austin area or unable to come to our office in person, please CLICK HERE.

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