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Rush My US Passport in 3 Easy Steps!

Our Process
SIGN UP ON
OUR WEBSITE
SEND YOUR
APPLICATION FOR
PROCESSING
YOUR PASSPORT
IS SHIPPED
BACK OVERNIGHT

PASSPORT RENEWAL CHECKLIST

VERY IMPORTANT: Please include a signed copy of this Checklist along with all the necessary documents to secure your passport. Place ALL items inside the Overnight FedEx package and put the Shipping Label on the outside of the envelope. Please call us at 877-503-9838 with questions.



PLEASE READ BEFORE BEGINNING THE PASSPORT PROCESS

* RushMyPassport only assists customers in the renewal of US issued passports.

* Use the link to the passport application enclosed in your Step 1 email.

* Please review the Step-By-Step instructions below the Passport Application link prior to starting.

* Please only use Black Ink when signing the DS application and Letter of Authorization.

* Do not cross out, white out or print over any part of your application or documents, as this will cause your passport order to be suspended.

* If you have any questions before you begin the process, contact our office at 877-503-9838.
* RushMyPassport only assists customers in the renewal of US issued passports.* Use the link to the passport application enclosed in your Step 1 email. * Please... read more »

1. DS-82 Application

* Complete Online only through the government website link provided in the Step 1 email.

* The application is a "Smart Form." Once you have entered all your personal information, it will apply all the data to the appropriate DS form to print.

* Step-by-Step instructions on printing the application and selecting the appropriate government fee options is located directly under the Passport Application link in the Step 1 email.

* Print out Single-Sided only.

* Hand-written applications are NOT accepted.

* Ensure bar codes are located at the bottom right hand corner of pages 1 & 2.

* On the upper left hand corner, ensure that there is a vertical scan code (below the American Eagle).

* When you print your DS-82 application, please save the completed form on your computer until the entire process is complete.
* Complete Online only through the government website link provided in the Step 1 email. * The application is a "Smart Form." Once you have entered all your p... read more »

2. Passport Photo

* No glasses are allowed to be worn in the photo.

* Must be included with the DS-82 application.

* Photo must be stapled as shown on the DS-82 application.

* Color photo must be 2 x 2 inches and have a white background and should be professionally taken within the past 6 months.

* Have a full face front view (natural facial expression - do not smile).

* No uniforms or headgear, as well as, no White Shirt.

* "Selfie" style photos are not acceptable.

* Please do not wear prescription glasses, hearing aids and/or similar articles as they could create glares, reflections or obstructions. This is cause a suspension of your order at the US Department of State.
* No glasses are allowed to be worn in the photo.* Must be included with the DS-82 application. * Photo must be stapled as shown on the DS-82 application.* Col... read more »

3. Expired or Expiring U.S. Passport (in Good Condition)

* Must be included with the documents.

* The passport must be in good condition and issued for 10 years, but less than 15 years from issue date.

* It will not be accepted if it is Damaged or Mutilated.

* NOTE: If your name has changed since the issuance of your passport, an original or state certified Name Change document (marriage, divorce or adoption) is required.
* Must be included with the documents. * The passport must be in good condition and issued for 10 years, but less than 15 years from issue date. * It will not b... read more »

4. Government Fees ($170 Passport Only or $200 for Passport & Card)

* Must be payable to the "US Department of State".

* It must be included with your original documents.

* The amount of the check will either be $170 or $200.

* A Starter (check number less than 100) or Temporary Check is NOT accepted.

* If using a personal check, a pre-printed Name and Address must be located in the upper left hand corner.

* Ensure that the applicant's full name and date of birth is written in the memo section of the check or money order, if not pre-printed in the upper left hand corner.

* If you order the Passport Card it will be delivered separately and can take an additional 2 to 4 weeks for delivery.
* Must be payable to the "US Department of State". * It must be included with your original documents. * The amount of the check will either be $170 or $200.... read more »

5. Travel Itinerary

* Most commonly used itineraries are airline, cruise & hotel reservations.

* A Business Letter on Original Company Letterhead can be used in lieu of travel itinerary.

* The Travel Itinerary must include the applicant's name and match the dates entered on the DS-82 application.

* PLEASE NOTE: A Business Letter cannot be used with a Same Day order request.
* Most commonly used itineraries are airline, cruise & hotel reservations. * A Business Letter on Original Company Letterhead can be used in lieu of travel iti... read more »

6. Call RushMyPassport.com

* Once you have gathered all of the items above, please call RushMyPassport at 877-503-9838.

Please have your six (6) digit Order Number available when you call.
* Once you have gathered all of the items above, please call RushMyPassport at 877-503-9838. Please have your six (6) digit Order Number available when you call.

7. Letter of Authorization

* Hand print and sign in BLACK INK ONLY.

* Ensure that the Courier Company Name is printed as it appears at the top of that page. This will help avoid processing delays.

* This Letter gives RushMyPassport permission to represent you at the Department of State.

* Date requested on form is today's date

* We cannot complete your order without this Letter of Authorization.

* The signature on the Letter of Authorization MUST match the signature on the passport being renewed.
* Hand print and sign in BLACK INK ONLY. * Ensure that the Courier Company Name is printed as it appears at the top of that page. This will help avoid processi... read more »

8. Overnight Pre-paid Shipping Label

VERY IMPORTANT:

* Our Pre-paid Overnight Shipping Label is included in the Step 2 email, that also includes your Letter of Authorization.

* Print this label and place on the outside of an overnight shipping envelope.

* You will only receive this pre-paid shipping label once a Passport Specialist has ensured that you have collected all the necessary passport items for submission to the Department of State.
VERY IMPORTANT: * Our Pre-paid Overnight Shipping Label is included in the Step 2 email, that also includes your Letter of Authorization. * Print this label a... read more »

9. Important Notes

* A passport can only be renewed if it has been issued for 10 years and it has not been greater than 15 years since it's issuance date. Please inspect your passport prior to submitting your order.

* Your passport application may be denied if you are in the arrears of child support or have been notified by the IRS of owing back taxes.
* A passport can only be renewed if it has been issued for 10 years and it has not been greater than 15 years since it's issuance date. Please inspect your pas... read more »

10. Shipping The Passport Back To You

* If you request your passport to be delivered to a residential address, it DOES NOT require a signature for release at delivery.

* If you prefer a signature release of your passport, please provide RushMyPassport with a business address.
* If you request your passport to be delivered to a residential address, it DOES NOT require a signature for release at delivery.* If you prefer a signature rel... read more »

  I understand that the U.S. Department of State could suspend my case in the event that my package is incomplete.


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