U.S. Passport name change for  adults


Use this procedure if:

  • Your current passport is valid for 10 years
  • You are in possession of original passport
  • Your name changed AND your passport was issued LESS than 1 year ago (if passport was issued more than 1 year ago, followPassport Renewal procedure)


STEP 1. Gather the following documents:

  • Original U.S. passport issued within last 15 years
  • Two passport size photos 2"X 2"  (must be taken within last 2-3 months), cannot wear glasses (new Passport Agency rule as of 11/01/2016); photos can be done in our office (see fees below).
  • One Application DS-5504 (fill out online or download paper version). Paper applications will be charged $25 fee.
  • Two Letters of authorization (click here to download) once you sign it, we have to submit it to the passport agency within 5 business days
  • Certified copy of the marriage certificate, divorce decree or a court order specifying name change (this document will be returned to you upon passport completion)
  • Round trip itinerary showing international travel within 14 days (optional)
  • PPV Order Form (click here to download)


STEP 2. Document Pre-Check (optional): for more information click here

 

  • Passport Plus Visas Document Pre-Check Service can save valuable time and reduce stress. Use this service to avoid mistakes or delays. Our experienced passport specialists will review and check your scanned documents to confirm that your application is ready to be filed, and will alert you if there is information that needs to be corrected or if there any missing paperwork. E-mail copies of the documents from Step 1 to pre-check@passportplusvisas.com. See fees below.


STEP 3: Send or deliver all documents for processing to the address below:

For Sameday & Next Day processing, please call our office to make an appointment: 212-759-5540

Passport Plus Visas
20 East 49th Street, 3rd Fl

New York, NY 10017

Tel: 212-759-5540


Passport Agency Fee (includes money order/check writing fee): 

Passport Agency Fee
       10-12 days   
       5-7 days       
        3-4 days      
      Next Day*     
       Sameday*      
Price Per Passport Processed:       
$70.00
$70.00
$70.00
$70.00
$70.00
Price Per Passport Card (optional):        
$30.00
$30.00
$30.00
$30.00
$30.00





Passport Plus Visas Service Fees:


      10-12 days      
       5-7 days         
       3-4 days         
       Next Day*       
        Sameday*     
Price Per Passport Processed:      
$200.00
$250.00
$300.00
$350.00
$450.00
Price Per Passport Card:
$100.00
$125.000
$150.00
$175.00
$225.00
Document Pre-Check Service:                    
$50.00
$50.00
$50.00
$50.00

$50.00

Passport Photos (two photos):   
$20.00$20.00
$20.00$20.00

$20.00










Shipping Fees:

Deliver by Federal Express: 
            $35.00- Overnight             
               $25.00- 2 Day              



Delivery Fees:

Pick up & Delivery fees vary based on location. Please call our office for current prices and availability.



*Sameday & Next Day process require an appointment with our office. Please call 212-759-5540.                                        Questions about fees?


***PASSPORT CARD CARD FEES A LISTED WHEN APPLYING FOR PASSPORT BOOK & PASSPORT CARD TOGETHER. IF APPLYING FOR PASSPORT CARD ONLY, PLEASE CLICK HERE

*Please include our service fee and return delivery payment or a completed air bill. Incomplete payment, incomplete applications or documents and wrong application form will cause a delay in processing your application.
** The service fees are non-refundable, once we receive your documents and start processing them. Due to the high volume of applications being submitted, the processing times may be delayed by the Passport Agency. While such situations are beyond our control, we will do everything possible to accommodate your trip and will call you immediately to let you know about the status of your application, the service fees will not be refunded. If the Passport Agency requires additional paperwork or additional originals of the Letters of Authorization, photos, applications or any other documents from the applicant, the date of completion will change to a later date provided by the Passport agency. PPV does not charge for additional trips to the Agency. The applicant is responsible to provide additional paperwork and cover the expense of getting it to our office.