U.S. Passport Services Second U.S. Passport

Second U.S. Passport

Who is eligible
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VisaHQ prices do not include Department of State fees

  • 1. Documents
  • 2. Shipping

Gathering the necessary documents to apply for Second Passport

APlace order for Second Passport
By placing the order with us you will reserve a spot to expedite your second passport application. Spots are limited, make your reservation now.
BPassport renewal application online: DS-82 online
Click on "Submit" under "Complete Form Online" column and print the application. Be sure to sign and date your application. The DS-82 form must be completed online, applications without a barcode in the top left will not be accepted.
CStatement for Second Passport (sample) 
Please write and sign the Statement in Support of Application for Second Passport. To avoid any delays, the Statement must provide detailed information as to why the applicant requires a Second Passport. The sample provided should be used for reference only.
DCurrent valid passport
You are required to present your primary passport with your application. If your current passport is within 1 year of expiration you will need to renew your passport before applying. If you are applying for renewal of second passport, you need to submit your current and expired secondary passport with your application.
ELetter of Authorization 
Please download, print and sign 2 copies of the Letter of Authorization.
FTwo (2) passport photos
Photos must be identical, taken within the past 6 months, 2x2 inches, and not from a vending machine.
GTravel itinerary
- Copy of a plane ticket to a foreign country, or
- Copy of a travel itinerary with the applicant's name showing dates and flight info, or if neither is available and traveling for business
- A letter from the employer.
For the 2-3 business day passport service travel dates must be within 14 days.
HGovernment Fees
U.S. Department of State fee of $170.00 can be added to your order or please send a Certified Check or Money Order payable to the "U.S. Department of State" for $170.00

Shipping the documents to VisaHQ

Make sure that the following documents are included:

1. Signed and dated Form DS-82
2. Signed and dated Letter of Explanation
3. Current valid passport
4. Letter of Authorization (2 signed copy)
5. Two (2) passport photos
6. Travel itinerary (24 hour service only)
7. Certified Check or Money Order for $170 payable to US Department of State

Please use delivery services the offer a tracking number such as
FedEx, UPS, or USPS Express.
Mail the documents to: VisaHQ / U.S. Passport Services
2005 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20036
Tel: 800-345-6541