Do you need a birth certificate to renew a passport?

Answer In the United States, you are not required to present a birth certificate for passport renewal if your previous passport is undamaged, was issued within the past 15 years, was issued when you were ... Read More »

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What do I need to renew my passport?

You must send in your most recent passport, two identical color photos, the current passport fees, a completed copy of the DS-82 form and, if your last name has changed, a marriage certificate or a... Read More »

Can I get a new birth certificate& passport in 7 days?

In some states the Office of Vital Statistics/Records provides birth certificates the same day to customers ordering in person. Customers can also request the certificate be expedited and received ... Read More »

Is a certificate of live birth sufficient for a passport?

According to the U.S. Department of State, in order to obtain a passport, a live birth certificate is allowed as a form of U.S. citizenship documentation. It must have a registrar's embossed seal a... Read More »

What documentation do you need to renew a child U.S. passport?

To renew a minor child's passport, both parents must appear in person with the minor when applying. Documentation required includes: evidence of parents relationship to the child, both parents iden... Read More »