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What if I used the wrong application for my child?

by Mekhala
(Houma, LA, USA)

Question: I have already mailed a renewal request for my daughter's passport along with her original passport. She is 4 years old. The USPS staff gave me a DS-82 form to use. But I later realized I should have submitted DS 11.

I have mailed the wrong form with her original passport for expedite service. I am worried. How will I be able to correct this? Your response would be greatly appreciated as we have a travel scheduled in mid-August.

Answer: Passport services will either return your application and documents for re-submission or contact you with further instructions.

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