In order for us to process your passport for you, we must receive the following information: Note: In order for us to do a Renewal for you your passport must have been issued within the past 15 years or less and you had to be 16 years of age or older. You will follow the instructions below if you are changing the name on your passport and your current passport is more than 1 year old.
If you are leaving the country in 4 business days or less you MUST call our office for VERY specific instructions on how to send your passport application to our office.
1) Release letter (print out and fill in blanks)
2) Order form (print out and fill in blanks)
To use our service you MUST fill out the ONLINE Department of State passport application below, click the Create button at the bottom and THEN print the form.
If you do not use the form below your passport application will be delayed.
3) DS-82 passport renewal form You CANNOT hand write this form it MUST be filled out online.
4) Your expired passport.
4a) If you are following these instructions because you are doing a name change to your current valid passport you will need include an original marriage certificate or legal court documents showing the change of your name.
5) Two identical passport photographs taken by a passport photographer (Kinko's and Walgreens take these).
6) Government Fee - $170.00 No temporary checks will be accepted by the passport office. You can use a money order in place of a temporary check. You can write one check for the governments fee our service fee and return delivery by Federal Express. (For the correct amount please see the order form.)
7) If you need a passport within 10 business days then you will also need proof of departure which will be ONE of the following:
a) copy of airline tickets or
b) travel itinerary or
c) company letter of expedite (click for sample)
8) Please fill out the Order form and print a copy to send to us inside your Federal Express Priority Overnight, also in the Federal Express should be a Check for $279.00 (plus return delivery) or $364.00 for next day service (plus return delivery).
Once you have the above in order please call us at 713-629-8330 or 888-629-2016 to go over your information. You will need to send all the information to us by Federal Express only to the following address:
Passport and Visa Specialists
2600 S. Gessner, Suite 200
Houston, Texas 77063
713-629-8330 or 888-629-2016