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I found a US Passport and want to know where to send it?

by Bibhas
(Torrance, CA 90501)

Question: I found one US passport on the road (Near Del Amo shopping mall in Torrance, CA) on 26th Nov 2010 with semi damaged condition and do not know whom should I handover.


I contacted USPS first and they replied to contact National Passport Information Center.

If you will let me know, then I will send accordingly.

Answer: Please send the passport in a sturdy envelope to the address below.

ATTN: Clasp
US Department of State
CA/PPT/S/L/LE/CP
44132 Mercure Circle
P.O. Box 1227
Sterling, VA 20166-1227

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Passport
by: Anonymous

Question: I found a lost passport card at my job. I live in Tulsa, Oklahoma. May I have the address that I need to send it to?

Answer: Please send the passport card in a sturdy envelope to the following address:

U.S. Department of State
Consular Lost and Stolen Passport Unit (CLASP)
CA/PPT/S/L/LE/CP
44132 Mercure Circle
PO Box 1227
Sterling, VA 20166-1227

US Passport Card
by: Sai Raj Kappari

Question: Dear U.S. Passport Service,

I found a USA Passport card under my seat of my lyft ride last night and I would like to return it to the concerned person. Can I submit the card to the local police station or do you want me to mail to the address you mentioned?

Thank you

Answer: You might first contact Lyft to see if they can contact the individual and inform them of the passport you found. If that is not possible, please mail the passport to the address listed on our website.

I found a passport
by: Anonymous

Comment: I found a passport at the Oregon Humane Society.

Response: Please mail the passport to the following address:

ATTN: Clasp
US Department of State
CA/PPT/S/L/LE/CP
44132 Mercure Circle
P.O. Box 1227
Sterling, VA 20166-1227


I found a passport
by: Anonymous

Comment: A passport was found in our parking lot. I did a search and didn't find the owner.

Response: Please send the passport to the following address:

ATTN: Clasp
US Department of State
CA/PPT/S/L/LE/CP
44132 Mercure Circle
P.O. Box 1227
Sterling, VA 20166-1227

found passport card
by: Anonymous

Comment: Found passport in Grafton, Ma., near Koopman Lumber. It is in the Treasures Store for safe keeping.

Response: Thank you for contacting us. The person (name removed for privacy) has been contacted concerning the passport.

Found Espana Passport
by: Eric S

Question: Hi. While working at my hotel, I found a guest's passport. It is registered for the Union Europa Espana, and I am not sure where/what should be done with it.

Answer: We recommend you contact the Embassy of Spain about the passport.

How to get passport back
by: Jennifer

Question: Someone found my passport and mailed it to the passport office as directed here. How do I get my passport back now?

Answer: Please call 1-877-487-2778 to speak with a customer service representative.

Thanks
by: Ash Ian

I asked around my job if it belonged to anyone. I mailed it once I got off work. Thank you.

Found passport
by: Ash Ian

Question: I found a U.S. passport on the ground and want to know where to send it to, since there is no address or phone # I can contact the owner of on it. Thanks

Answer: You can send the passport to the following address:

ATTN: Clasp
US Department of State
CA/PPT/S/L/LE/CP
44132 Mercure Circle
P.O. Box 1227
Sterling, VA 20166-1227

Found passport
by: Anonymous

Question: Found passport in San Jose, CA. Where do I send it so it gets forwarded to owner?

Answer: You can send the passport to the following address:

ATTN: Clasp
US Department of State
CA/PPT/S/L/LE/CP
44132 Mercure Circle
P.O. Box 1227
Sterling, VA 20166-1227

Found a passport need to turn it in.
by: Anonymous

Question: I found a passport and social security card. in a purse in a thrift store. where do I send it.

Answer: You can send the passport to the following address:

ATTN: Clasp
US Department of State
CA/PPT/S/L/LE/CP
44132 Mercure Circle
P.O. Box 1227
Sterling, VA 20166-1227

Found my lost Passport
by: Bren

Question: I recently left my passport on board a flight. I reported it to the airline. As I didn't hear from them in the first week I reported my passport as lost and have applied for a new one. The airline then sent me my original passport. I would like to know where to send it to ensure that it does not go against my multiple lost products. Can I get confirmation that it has been received? Any help is appreciated.

Answer: Passports that are reported as lost are immediately cancelled. You can either keep the passport as a momento or mail it in for destruction. If you want a record, you can request Signiture Confirmation via USPS.

found passport
by: Anonymous

Question: I found a passport in abington mass 02351 on brockton ave (route 123). Your surname is [Name removed by editor]. I'm m not sure what other information to put on here because I don't want to give out to much of this persons info.

Answer: The passport should be sent to the address listed on this web page.

I've Found a US Passport
by: Peter in London England

Question: I found a US Passport in the street in London, called the persons emergency number and was told in no uncertain terms to go away and stop being a liar.

I was hurt that I made an effort to call from the UK on my home phone to the US and treated like that.

Where do I send this passport too.

Thanks

Answer: Sorry to hear you were treated so rudely when attempting to do a good deed. Hope that doesn't deter you from doing good in the future.

The only address we have is the DC address on this page. You might try contacting the U.S. Embassy in London for help.

Found Passport
by: JOLENE

Question: I have a passport that was found and I live in Minnesota. Where can I return this so it gets in the proper hands?

Answer: Please mail found passport, using a sturdy envelope, to the following address:

ATTN: CLASP
U.S. Department of State
CA/PPT/S/L/LE
4th Floor
1150 Passport Services PL
Dulles, VA 20189-1150

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