Processing times and Delivery

The time from when we receive your application to return delivery is generally three to four weeks (for U.S. Embassy Jerusalem) and two to three weeks (for Branch Office Tel Aviv).  We strongly encourage you to apply well in advance of your travel to allow time for delivery of your documents.

Note: Processing times for all services are approximate.  Times quoted should be used only as a guide.

A complete application package includes:

  • Bring a self-addressed, stamped envelope with 16.70 NIS of postage on it for delivery of up to approximately 8 passports.  Return of more than 8 passports may require more postage. Pick-up services are not available for renewals by mail.
  • Bank check for fees
  • Application for a U.S. Passport (DS-82)
  • Statement in support of a second passport
  • Photo
  • Evidence of U.S. citizenship (your valid passport)

Mail your complete application package to:

American Citizen Services
U.S. Embassy Jerusalem
P.O. Box 290
Jerusalem 9100201

American Citizen Services – Passports
U.S. Embassy Branch Office Tel Aviv
71 Hayarkon Street
Tel Aviv, Israel 6343229