Is your passport close to its expiration date? If yes, renewing is essential to travel internationally, ensuring you can explore the world without any trouble. You can apply for a passport renewal in Washington State on your own, but be prepared for paperwork and a time-consuming process. Another option is to rely on our services and renew your passport hassle-free.
With our extra help, you receive a passport renewal kit right to your door, that contains everything you need to complete the process. Forget about long forms, calculating fees, and preparing the envelope. We do the hard work for you! Check below how to renew your passport in Washington State.
What are the requirements for a passport renewal application in Washington State?
The US passport renewal in Washington State is by mail. However, you must meet a few requirements to be eligible for the renewal process; otherwise, you must apply for a new document at a passport agency.
The eligibility criteria include:
Being 16 years or older.
Having your valid passport with you.
Ensuring your passport is in good condition (no scratches or bendings).
Your passport was never reported lost or stolen.
The name on your passport matches your current ID, or you can provide another document, such as a marriage certificate or divorce decree, that is evidence of your name change.
The issue date on your passport cannot exceed 15 years.
Are you eligible for adult passport renewal? You can apply from the comfort of your home and prepare for the next international trip!
Passport renewal - Washington State: How does the passport renewal service work?
The passport renewal in Washington State is done by mail. To do it on your own, you must complete the DS-82 form and ship it with a passport photo and fee payment in an appropriate envelope. You must calculate the fees according to the processing time and type of document (passport book and/or card) and send the exact amount in cash or check. Check further instructions on the US Department of State website.
Seem complicated? We have a straightforward option: our US passport services. You’ll complete the form, pay the fees online in a few minutes, and receive a kit ready to ship! It’s the best option for those who value time and convenience. Just follow these steps:
Step 1: Provide some basic personal and passport information on our website or iVisa app. Select the shipping time and pay the fees online.
Step 2: Complete the US passport renewal form and upload a photo. Use our digital photo service if you need compliant passport photos in just a few clicks.
Step 3: Receive a passport renewal kit at your address. Sign the form and pack it together with your passport. Take your kit to the nearest mailbox.
Step 4: Track your process. Use the link we’ll share with you. Once processed, you’ll receive your document by mail.
What’s included in the US passport renewal kit?
Completed DS-82 form – The form is reviewed by our iVisa Experts and is ready to be signed and shipped.
Bank check to cover the US government fee
USPS envelope – With postage ready to be mailed.
What's the price for renewing my passport in Washington State?
The price for passport renewal in Washington State will vary depending on how soon you need to receive your new document. When applying with us, you have the following options to get your passport renewal kit:
Same-day processing: US$ 250. Our iVisa Experts will review your application and ship it the same day to your address via USPS First Class Mail.
2-day processing: US$ 230. You’ll receive the kit within two days via USPS First Class Mail.
4-Day Processing: US$ 210. If you have time, this is the most affordable option. Receive the kit within four days via USPS First Class Mail.
These total costs include our service fees and the US government fee of US$130.
- Government Expedite service: The routine processing time for US passport renewals in Washington State is 10-13 weeks. However, you can choose the government expedited service for an additional fee of US$60 and receive your valid passport within 7-9 weeks. When applying on our platform, you can select this service and pay it online with the other fees using a credit or debit card.
Please keep in mind that if your trip is scheduled in less than six weeks, we won’t be able to process your passport renewal in Washington State since it won’t arrive on time.
Could my passport renewal application be rejected?
It’s very uncommon for the US Government to reject a passport renewal application in Washington State if it meets all the conditions. However, if that occurs, don’t worry. We offer a 100% refund of our service fee. Remember, the government fees aren’t refundable.
Is it safe to share my SSN with iVisa?
Yes. At iVisa, we work under all the consumer protection laws. Our processes comply with the GDPR (General Data Protection) and the CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act). So, rest assured your data is safe with us.
Do you have questions about how to renew your passport in Washington State? Our customer service team is always here to assist. Contact us via our online chat or at [email protected].