Eligible adult U.S. passport holders may renew their ten-year passports by mail using our Passport Navigator. The Passport Navigator will ask you a series of simple questions determine if you are eligible to renew your passport by mail or if you need an appointment at the U.S. Embassy in Santo Domingo or the Consular Agencies in Punta Cana or Puerto Plata.
The processing time for routine passport renewals is three-four weeks. If you are traveling within two weeks and need an emergency passport, please follow the instructions in the Passport Navigator.
Eligibility and instructions to renew your ten-year adult passport is available below. All this information is also included in the Passport Navigator.
You may renew by mail if all of the following applies. Your passport is:
Not all adult passports are eligible to be renewed by mail. Please see Replace a Lost, Stolen, or Damaged Passport for instructions for replacing a lost/stolen passport. Please see Correct a mistake in your passport for instructions related to name changes or corrections. Please see Replace an Emergency Passport for replacement of a limited validity (fewer than 10 year validity) passport. Please see the Passport Services page for instructions for all other passport renewals.
Mail your application and all required documents using Domex to the following address:
U.S. Embassy Santo Domingo
Passport & Citizenship Unit
Av. Republica de Colombia #57
Domex delivery service fee: 25 dollars inside the city and 30 dollars outside the city. You may pay in cash or with a credit card.
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