What do you do if you lose your US passport?

If you have lost your passport or had it stolen you should report this fact immediately to the local authorities and to the U.S. Embassy. You should submit your application for a replacement passport as soon as possible after the loss or theft.

Can I print out a passport application form?

You can print it and fill it out by hand, or use the Passport Application Wizard to complete the form online and print it out. While applications can be filled out online, they cannot be submitted online.

What are the requirements for lost passport?


  • Confirmed Passport Appointment.
  • Passport Application Form [PDF] filled up and signed by applicant.
  • Copy of Lost Passport, if available.
  • Notarized Affidavit of Loss [PDF] giving details of circumstances surrounding the loss of the passport.
  • Police Report, if the lost passport is still valid.

Can I still travel if I lost my passport?

Once you report a U.S. passport lost or stolen, it is invalid and cannot be used for international travel.

How fast can you get a replacement passport?

Applying for a passport replacement can take up to six weeks to be completed. You can request expedited service in order to get your new passport in two to three weeks. Replacing your travel document more quickly requires you visit a regional agency.

Can I renew my passport if I lost it?

Procedure in case a passport is lost in Dubai Based on the formal ‘lost passport certificate’, a person can apply for a new passport at his embassy/consulate in the UAE. Check with your embassy for the requirements. When your passport is issued, you have to go back to the GDRFA to stamp your residence visa.

Can I submit a handwritten passport application?

The DS-64, DS-5525, DS-3053, and DS-86 can be handwritten. Take care to write legibly and with a black or blue pen only. We do not recommend ever submitting a handwritten DS-11 or DS-82 passport form. If you make any mistakes or your writing is not legible, your passport processing will be delayed.

Does a passport application need to be notarized?

Form DS-10 must be completed and notarized by someone who has personal knowledge of your birth in the U.S. – ideally an older blood relative. Once notarized, it must be submitted in person with Form DS-11 and early public records.

What forms are needed for a lost passport?

To obtain a replacement for your lost passport in the United States, you must fill out forms DS–11 and DS–64. Form DS–11 is the application form for a passport and form DS–64 is a statement of loss form.

How much does it cost to replace a lost passport?

If you already have a passport, use Form DS-82 to apply for a passport card by mail and avoid the execution fee. Lost, stolen or damaged passport replacement: The application fee is $110 , the execution fee is $35 and the new total fee is $145.00 . Aug 28 2019

How do you report a lost passport?

You can report your lost or stolen passport in one of three ways: Online: Submit a Form DS-64 online. Report your lost passport or stolen passport immediately to the U.S. Department of State. Visit the Online Passport Application. Hover the”Report Lost or Stolen” tab and click “submit.”.

How to report stolen passport?

Call the State Department’s office with any questions at 1-877-487-2778 (TTY 1-888-874-7793).

  • or online.
  • Once your passport has been reported lost or stolen it is invalid and cannot be used again.
  • file a police report.