United States Passport Renewal

At PassportWorld, we have over 25 years of experience in the passport procurement business. The security of your passport and personal documentation is our number one priority. Let our team handle the stress and frustration involved in the application process. With our assistance, you will make your scheduled international departure. If you are not eligible to renew your passport, please go to our New Passports page to learn how to apply with a new application. To view our processing speeds and pricing click here.

You can renew your U.S. Passport if you can answer "YES" to ALL 5 statements below:

  1. You have your passport in your possession to submit with your application.
  2. Your passport is undamaged, in good condition, free of water damage, tears or binding separations.
  3. Was issued when you were age 16 or older.
  4. Was issued within the last 15 years.
  5. Was issued in your current name or you can prove your name change with a court certified document.

 

The Woodlands:

Please follow all steps outlined below so we can process your passport application. Once all completed, you’ll drop off your documents with Reception. They will take your documents from you and we will submit to the Department of State for processing. If you prefer to complete all the below in our office, please call us for an appointment at 713-961-3131. Please note all appointments take approximately 20 to 30 minutes per person.

Adult Passport Renewal Instructions:

Step 1 - Click here to complete the Service Order Form.
This link will take you our Payment and Processing Speed Request form. Here you will be able to choose the processing speed that best meets your traveling needs. There is no need to print, simply click the green “save” button when you are done. If completing the form via a mobile device, the save button will be blue. This is an electronic form and we will receive it instantly. A confirmation email will be sent to you confirming your assigned SOF number.

Step 2 - Create, Print and Sign one (1) DS-82 Passport Application.
Please leave the travel section blank on the DS-82. Once finished please print your form, sign in BLACK INK and DO NOT DATE YOUR FORM.

Step 3 – Prepare Your Government Fee Payment.
The Department of State REQUIRES a check or money order for their fee of $170 for the new passport book only (For a passport book and card it will be $200, and card only is $90). Your check or money order must be payable to the “DEPARTMENT OF STATE”. Do not abbreviate Department. Your check memo must state the applicants “FULL LEGAL name and Date Of Birth”.

Step 4 – Print and Sign your Letter of Authorization (not required for regular processing).
To receive your L.O.A. please send an email to tshea@passportworld.com or cynthia.shea@passportworld.com with the full legal name of the applicant (first, middle, and last/suffix) and their phone number. Once received, print and sign. Original signatures are required, no photocopies are accepted.

Step 5 - Provide One (1) Recent passport photos (2”x 2”) and your Most Recent U.S. Passport.
Photos: Must be within 6 months and must be professionally made. Computer, snapshot, and homemade photos are not acceptable, and will be rejected by the U.S. Department of State. Photo Ready Requirements: No uniforms, no camouflage clothing, no glasses, neutral look, no head gear or hair accessories. Please don’t use the same photos as in your current passport book. Remember our office can take your pictures during your appointment if you choose to use the full service option.
Proof of Citizenship: Your previous Passport Book and/or Card (if expired must be within 5 years of expiration date) and must be undamaged (other than normal wear and tear). Passport Books with severe damage such as broken pages and water damage, etc., cannot be renewed. If you are changing your name, a certified divorce decree, widow certificate, court order, or marriage certificate (whichever applies) is required with your documents. 

Step 6 – Provide Proof of Travel (not required for regular processing).
Submit an itinerary showing your travel plans or provide a letter explaining detailed travel plans; only if available.

Step 7 – Drop-off your documents at our main office located in The Woodlands, TX for processing.
Our office is located at 2002 Timberloch Place, Suite 200, The Woodlands, TX, 77380. Our business hours are Monday through Friday from 9:30 am-5:00 pm (closed 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm).

Frisco:

Please follow all steps outlined below so we can process your passport application. You’ll meet with Ashley or Angelica in our Frisco office. They will take all the below documents from you and send them to our Woodlands headquarters for processing. You can also overnight your documents to our office directly at: PassportWorld, LLC., 2002 Timberloch Place, Suite 200, The Woodlands, TX, 77380.

Adult Passport Renewal Instructions:

Step 1 - Click here to complete the Service Order Form.
This link will take you our Payment and Processing Speed Request form. Here you will be able to choose the processing speed that best meets your traveling needs. There is no need to print, simply click the green “save” button when you are done. If completing the form via a mobile device, the save button will be blue. This is an electronic form and we will receive it instantly. A confirmation email will be sent to you confirming your assigned SOF number.

Step 2 - Create, Print and Sign one (1) DS-82 Passport Application
Please leave the travel section blank on the DS-82. Once finished please print your form, sign in BLACK INK and DO NOT DATE YOUR FORM.

Step 3 – Prepare Your Government Fee Payment.
The Department of State REQUIRES a check or money order for their fee of $170 for the new passport book only (For a passport book and card it will be $200, and card only is $90). Your check or money order must be payable to the “DEPARTMENT OF STATE”. Do not abbreviate Department. Your check memo must state the applicants “FULL LEGAL name and Date Of Birth”.

Step 4 – Print and Sign your Letter of Authorization.
To receive your L.O.A. please send an email to tshea@passportworld.com or cynthia.shea@passportworld.com with the full legal name of the applicant (first, middle, and last/suffix) and their phone number. Once received, print and sign. Original signatures are required, no photocopies are accepted.

Step 5 - Provide One (1) Recent passport photo (2”x 2”) and your Most Recent U.S. Passport. 
Photos: Must be within 6 months and must be professionally made. Computer, snapshot, and homemade photos are not acceptable, and will be rejected by the U.S. Department of State. Photo Ready Requirements: No uniforms, no camouflage clothing, no glasses, neutral look, no head gear or hair accessories. Please don’t use the same photos as in your current passport book. Remember our office can take your pictures during your appointment if you choose to use the full service option.
Proof of Citizenship: Your previous Passport Book and/or Card (if expired must be within 5 years of expiration date) and must be undamaged (other than normal wear and tear). Passport Books with severe damage such as broken pages and water damage, etc., cannot be renewed. If you are changing your name, a certified divorce decree, widow certificate, court order, or marriage certificate (whichever applies) is required with your documents. 

Step 6 – Provide Proof of Travel (not required for regular processing).
Submit an itinerary showing your travel plans or provide a letter explaining detailed travel plans; only if available.

Step 7 – Deliver your documents to PassportWorld.
Drop-off your documents at our Frisco Office or FedEx your documents to our main office located in The Woodlands, TX Office for processing (our preferred option). Our Frisco office is not a full service location, but we are always a phone call away to assist you. Our Frisco office is located at 7460 Warren Parkway, Suite 100, Frisco, TX 75034 and is open M-F from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. If you are sending your documents directly to our main office via FedEx, Our office address is: PassportWorld, LLC., 2002 Timberloch Place, Suite 200, The Woodlands, TX, 77380. Our business hours are Monday through Friday from 9:30 am-12:00 pm (closed for lunch) 1:00 pm-5:00 pm. Please do not FedEx your documents for early am delivery (we open at 9:30 am) or for Saturday delivery (we are closed). Please only use FedEx.

Coral Gables:

Please follow all steps outlined below so we can process your passport application. You’ll meet with Natalie or Emely in our Miami office. They will take all the below documents from you and send them to our Woodlands headquarters for processing. You can also overnight your documents to our office directly at: PassportWorld, LLC., 2002 Timberloch Place, Suite 200, The Woodlands, TX, 77380.

Adult Passport Renewal Instructions:

Step 1 - Click here to complete the Service Order Form.
This link will take you our Payment and Processing Speed Request form. Here you will be able to choose the processing speed that best meets your traveling needs. There is no need to print, simply click the green “save” button when you are done. If completing the form via a mobile device, the save button will be blue. This is an electronic form and we will receive it instantly. A confirmation email will be sent to you confirming your assigned SOF number.

Step 2 - Create, Print and Sign one (1) DS-82 Passport Application
Please leave the travel section blank on the DS-82. Once finished please print your form, sign in BLACK INK and DO NOT DATE YOUR FORM.

Step 3 – Prepare Government Fee Payment.
The Department of State REQUIRES a check or money order for their fee of $170 for the new passport book only (For a passport book and card it will be $200, and card only is $90). Your check or money order must be payable to the “DEPARTMENT OF STATE”. Do not abbreviate Department. Your check memo must state the applicants “FULL LEGAL name and Date Of Birth”.

Step 4 – Print and Sign your Letter of Authorization.
To receive your L.O.A. please send an email to tshea@passportworld.com or cynthia.shea@passportworld.com with the full legal name of the applicant (first, middle, and last/suffix) and their phone number. Once received, print and sign. Original signatures are required, no photocopies are accepted.

Step 5 - Provide One (1) Recent passport photo (2”x 2”) and your Most Recent U.S. Passport.
Photos: Must be within 6 months and must be professionally made. Computer, snapshot, and homemade photos are not acceptable, and will be rejected by the U.S. Department of State. Photo Ready Requirements: No uniforms, no camouflage clothing, no glasses, neutral look, no head gear or hair accessories. Please don’t use the same photos as in your current passport book. Remember our office can take your pictures during your appointment if you choose to use the full service option.
Proof of Citizenship: Your previous Passport Book and/or Card (if expired must be within 5 years of expiration date) and must be undamaged (other than normal wear and tear). Passport Books with severe damage such as broken pages and water damage, etc., cannot be renewed. If you are changing your name, a certified divorce decree, widow certificate, court order, or marriage certificate (whichever applies) is required with your documents. 

Step 6 – Provide Proof of Travel (not required for regular processing).
Submit an itinerary showing your travel plans or provide a letter explaining detailed travel plans; only if available.

Step 7 – Deliver your documents to PassportWorld.
You can drop-off your documents at our Coral Gables Office or FedEx your documents to our Main Woodlands TX Office for processing (our preferred option). Our Miami office is not a full service location, but we are always a phone call away to assist you. Our Coral Gables office is located at 2525 Ponce De Leon Blvd., Suite 300 and is open M-F from 9 am-5 pm. If you are sending your documents directly to our main office via FedEx, Our office address is: PassportWorld, LLC., 2002 Timberloch Place, Suite 200, The Woodlands, TX, 77380. Our business hours are Monday through Friday from 9:30 am - 12:00 pm (closed for lunch) 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm. Please do not FedEx your documents for early am delivery (we open at 9:30 am) or for Saturday delivery (we are closed). Please only use FedEx.