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What do the small boxes in the top right corner of the passport application mean?

Question: What does the boxes R, D, O, and DP shown at the top right corner of page 1 mean? Also, what is required for End# and Exp# within the same box?

Answer: The small box in the top right corner of passport application Form DS-11 is not to be filled in by the applicant but by the acceptance agent at the location where you submit the form.

This can be either a passport application acceptance facility (most frequently located in post offices) or a regional passport agency.

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