Required Documents and Fees

Required Documents:

Send all of the following documents with your application.  Incomplete applications will not be processed and will delay your passport renewal.

  1. Your current primary full-validity passport and/or your previous second passport (if applicable).
  2. Photo:  One 2 inch x 2 inch / 5cm x 5cm square passport photo taken within the last six months.
  3. A completed Statement inSupport of Application for a Second Passport (DOC 14 KB)
  4. Form DS-82:

Fees for a Second Valid Passport: $130

Note:  All fees are non-refundable.  The passport fee is a non-refundable processing fee and is retained by the Department of State whether or not the passport is issued.

Payment methods:
For renewals by mail, the only method of payment we can accept is a bank check.
Bank checks:

  • Must be dated no more than six months before the Embassy receives the application
  • Must be stamped and signed by a bank employee
  • Must be payable to “U.S. Embassy”
  • Must be in the U.S. dollar amount of the service (not the shekel equivalent)
  • Must be typed by the bank; bank checks with handwritten information (or handwritten revisions) will not be accepted
  • Must have a series of three electronically printed numbers on the bottom
  • Must show the U.S. dollar amount completely and properly within the amount box, with the amount printed neither above nor below the box
  • NOTE: Personal checks are not accepted.