Passport Services in Boston
There are three different kinds of passport services in Boston. If you
need to get a passport in Boston, choose the option below that best
fits your needs.
Boston Passport Offices
There are currently less than 10 Boston passport offices
The application acceptance agents that work at US passport offices will
receive the completed Form DS-11
and supporting documents from American
citizens who want to obtain new passports. Acceptance agents may be a
designated municipal or county official, a designated postal employee
at an authorized post office, a clerk of a federal or state court of
record or a judge or clerk of a probate court accepting applications.
You only apply at a passport office if you want to get a new
passport. For other services such as a name change,
corrections or a renewal; you should apply by mail. New passport
applications are processed in up to 6 weeks for routine service and up
to 3 weeks for expedited service. For faster service, see the passport
expediting options below.
Boston Passport Agency
The Boston Passport Agency
only serves customers who are traveling, or submitting their passports
for foreign visas within 14 days or 28 days, respectively. Regional
agencies prioritize applicants with emergency travel needs. Applicants
are required to schedule an appointment and submit evidence of urgent
Recently, the New York Times published an article about passport
processing. Charles Milton's well-planned vacation to England almost
didn't happen because he only discovered his passport was missing 3
days before his departure date.
The article stated, "The next morning, three days before the
trip, he called the State Department's Bureau of Consular Affairs,
which issues passports. Mr. Milton soon found himself in a two-hour
phone marathon, shuttled to six or seven extensions and, finally, being
told that the soonest he could get a passport was 10 business days."
When Mr. Milton told the agent that he didn't have 10 business
days to wait, he was informed of an alternative solution: a private
passport expediter. If you are in an emergency situation, read on.
Boston Passport Expediting Services
Boston passport expediting services
are registered with the regional agency of the United States Department
of State. They can deliver your passport application for expedited
processing when you are unable to. Expediters can get your passport
processed and delivered to you in only a day or two. If you live in or
near the city of Boston, they may be able to get it for you the same
day. If you have an emergency and need to obtain your passport quickly,
use a passport expediting service.
Click for expedited passport courier service in 24 to 48 hours!
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