Lost or Stolen Passport

Replace a Lost/Stolen/Damaged Passport


An appearance in person at a Passport Acceptance office is required and a mandatory step of your passport order. After gathering the documents listed below you must take them with you and appear in person at a Passport Acceptance office and get a sealed package.

When making your appearance you will pay a Government fee of $170 and a separate execution fee of $25. Make sure to have a cashiers check or money order made payable to the, "US Department of State" in the amount of $170 with you. The $25 execution fee can be paid by Debit card.

In order to qualify you must meet the following criteria:

  • You passport has been stolen
  • Your passport has been lost
  • Your passport has been damaged

Complete Online Application DS-11

  • Must be completed online, it cannot be handwritten
  • Must be printed on single sheets of paper - double-sided printing is not allowed

Complete Statement of Lost Passport (DS-64)

Proof of US Citizenship

Please provide an original or a certified copy of one of the following

  • Certified birth certificate (Long-form not abstract)
  • Consulate Report of Birth Abroad Certificate
  • Naturalization Certificate
  • A certified copy of birth has the registrar's raised, embossed, impressed, or multicolored seal.
  • The long-form birth certificates must have the full names of the applicants' parents, if not please see New Requirements for US Birth Certificates.
  • If you do not meet the requirements view Secondary Evidence of US Citizenship.
  • To order a certified copy of your birth certificate Click here

Proof of Identification

Please provide an original or a certified copy of one of the following

  • Valid Drivers License
  • Valid State or Government Identification
  • Valid Military Identification
  • If you cannot submit primary identification, please see Secondary Identification.
  • If you have undergone or are going through gender transition, see additional requirements.

Two Authorization Letters

Letter of Authorization will be issued when you come in person. If you are not coming to our office and doing it by mail. Please Call (310) 446-4130 for Authorization Letter

Flight Itinerary

  • You must include a copy of your flight itinerary or ticket holdings
  • If You do not have a Travel Itinerary or ticket Please call: (310) 446-4130

One Passport Photo

  • Must be 2x2in on a white background (Recent Photo within one month)

Must Appear in Person

Please put together the documents listed above and you must come in person to Our Office, subsequently, you will be sent to the Passport Acceptance facility to get your document sealed in a package.

They will put all of your documents including your check and original documents in a sealed package and hand it back to you. Which needs to be dropped at our office to start the process.

You will need to bring a cashier's check or money order in the amount of $170 made payable to the, "US Department of State." A separate execution fee of $25 will be charged, you can be paid by Debit card or cash.