Find a Post Office Learn More at State Department Apply for your passport several months before your trip. State Department website explains what you'll need to bring with you.
First-time applicants, minors, and applicants who may not renew by mail may submit their passport application at the Post Office. NOTE: If you need a passport immediately, call 1-877-487-2778 or 1-888-874-7793 (TDD/TTY) to make an appointment at a State Department passport agency or center.
The system will still generate a DS-82 form if you are eligible based on the information you enter. Post Offices that accept passport applications offer products and services for both first-time and renewal passport applications. Use the PO Locator Tool to find a Post Office that has passport acceptance services. accept first-time passport applications for the United States Department of State.It is imperative that you review the document requirements and that you bring all the required documents (originals and photocopies based on the method of processing).The time it takes to renew your expired passport depends on where and when you apply for your passport renewal.
You can your check your application’s status on the Department of State website.