Use this procedure if:
--You are applying for first-time US passport card only AND never had a US passport book. If you had a passport book and now want to add a passport card, please click here
--Had a passport card issued as a minor that was valid for 5 years
--If you have never had a US passport card before
--Your US passport card was issued more than 15 years ago
Please note Int'l Visa Service is NOT a government agency. We are a private company that is authorized to process US Passport books and cards by the US Passport Agency. A service fee will be associated with each order in addition to the government and shipping fees.
STEP 1. Gather the following documents:
STEP 2. Send copies of the documents:Copies of all documents listed in step 1, must be e-mailed to email@example.com. We will not be able to process your paperwork with out them!
STEP 3. Visit your local post office: find the nearest post office that can assist you by clicking here.
STEP 4. Fill out IVS Order Form:(click here to download) and place on top of your sealed envelope.
STEP 5. Calculate Fees (Passport Agency Fee + IVS Service Fee + FedEx Fee)
|Passport Agency Fees||7 day process||4 day process||Next Day process***||Sameday Process***|
|Passport card for adults: must be sealed inside ||$90.00||$90.00||$90.00||$90.00|
|Passport card for minors: must be sealed inside||$75.00||$75.00||$75.00||$75.00|
|IVS Service Fees ||7 day process||4 day process ||Next Day process***||Sameday Process***|
|Price per passport card processed ||$250.00||$300.00||$350.00||$450.00|
|Shipping Fees ||FedEx Overnight||FedEx 2 Day|
STEP 6. Send all documents to the address below:
For 7 day process: For 4 day, Next Day or Sameday process:
International Visa Service International Visa Service- NY
44081 Pipeline Plaza, Suite 210 20 East 49th Street, 3rd Floor
Ashburn VA 20147 New York NY 10017
Tel: 703-726-0300 Tel: 703-726-0300
COVID-19 UPDATE:PASSPORT AGENCY IS CURRENTLY ACCEPTING LIFE & DEATH EMERGENCY CASES ONLY. NO NEW APPLICATIONS ARE ALLOWED TO BE SUBMITTED. IVS IS REGISTERED WITH 4 DIFFERENT PASSPORT AGENCIES IN THE US. HERE'S THE LATEST STATUS:
NEW YORK CITY: PHASE 2 BUFFALO, NY- PHASE 2 CHICAGO, IL- PHASE 1 WASHINGTON DC- PHASE 2
ONCE WE ENTER INTO PHASE 3 IN ANY OF THE LOCATIONS LISTED ABOVE, OUR OFFICE WILL RE-OPEN.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON PHASES AND FAQs, PLEASE CLICK HERE
YOU HAVE TO WAIT TO USE THIS PROCEDURE UNTIL WE GET TO PHASE 3 OF THE PASSPORT AGENCY RE-OPENING. PLEASE CHECK BACK OFTEN TO SEE THE LATEST ABOUT PHASES OF EACH PASSPORT AGENCY.
***Next Day & Sameday process requires an appointment with our office. Please call 703-726-0300.
*Please include our service fee and return delivery payment or a completed air bill. Incomplete payment, incomplete applications or documents and wrong application form will cause a delay in processing the above visa application.
** The service fees are non-refundable, once we receive your documents and start processing them. Due to the high volume of applications being submitted, the processing times may be delayed by the Passport Agency. While such situations are beyond our control, we will do everything possible to accommodate your trip and will call you immediately to let you know about the status of your application.
FIRST TIME PASSPORT CARD FOR ADULTS & MINORS