Renewing an Adult Passport by mail (Book only)

You can renew your U.S. passport by mail if you answer ‘yes’ to ALL 6 Statements below:

  1. You have your passport in your possession to submit with your application
  2. Your current passport is undamaged (other than normal wear and tear)
  3. Your current passport was issued when you were age 16 or older (10 year passport validity)
  4. Your current passport was issued within the last 16 years
  5. Your current passport was issued in your name or you can document your name change
  6. You can provide a self-addressed, prepaid return envelope for Switzerland

If you answered ‘yes’ to ALL 6 statements, you are eligible to apply by mail. Please klick “next’ below for the step-by-step instructions.

If you do not meet all these requirements, please follow the instructions here.