Updating passport with new name

09-Jan-2017 11:40

For this reason, we have included this FAQ section for answer to questions concerning the use of a married name in a passport.

What is the fee to change your name on your passport?

The Department of State will return your marriage certificate when it processes your form.

Mail Form DS-5504, your current passport and the supporting material to the National Passport Processing Center, Post Office Box 90107, Philadelphia, PA 19190-0107.

Appointments are needed to go to a Passport Agency in person.

You must include a certified copy of the legal document that verifies your name change. Also, would the for expediting be added to this fee?

Apply using the online service or get a paper form from a Post Office that offers the Check and Send service.

If you are sending documents with your application they need to be originals, not copies.

There is no application fee for this service but you need to pay the for expedited service if you want the passport name change processed quickly.

If your most recent passport was issued more than one year ago, you need to apply for a passport renewal by submitting form DS-82 and the same documents listed above.

You must include a certified copy of the legal document that verifies your name change. Also, would the for expediting be added to this fee?

Apply using the online service or get a paper form from a Post Office that offers the Check and Send service.

If you are sending documents with your application they need to be originals, not copies.

There is no application fee for this service but you need to pay the for expedited service if you want the passport name change processed quickly.

If your most recent passport was issued more than one year ago, you need to apply for a passport renewal by submitting form DS-82 and the same documents listed above.

Mail Form DS-82, your current passport and supporting materials to the National Passport Processing Center, Post Office Box 90155, Philadelphia, PA, 19190-0155.