DS-82 Renewal application for eligible individuals
Adults with a 10-year passport must renew by mail provided the passport has expired within the last five years, or is soon to expire. Applicants who have been issued a passport age 15 and younger do not qualify to use this form.
Passport book vs. card
- Passport books can be used for international travel by air, sea or land.
- Passport cards allow entry into the U.S. at land border crossings and sea ports (Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean and Bermuda). It can NOT be used for international air travel.
- For more information, including forms and fee schedule, you can go to the official passport website: travel.state.gov