New 1st Passport

Click here to go to the Department of State Passport Wizard
external link

Effective 09-26-05 the Department of State has made it mandatory
that all passport applications first be completed online using the
2D bar code application which is available from the Department
of State’s website.

After completing the form online, you must appear at the post office or
government office which is a passport acceptance office (post office which
accepts passport applications or county clerk's office) to have your information verified and your signature witnessed on the passport application.

To find out where to apply for passports in your area, check out the Department of State’s website external link (where to apply) or call the post office or county clerk’s office and ask where the closest passport acceptance office is to you.

The following is a list of materials that you need to take with you: Note: After the information is sealed in an 8 x11 postal envelope by the passport acceptance clerk, take the sealed envelope and put it inside a FedEx envelope, fill out the air bill and ship it directly to Ace Passport Services.

If you are located in the Austin or San Antonio Metropolitan area you may ship the package to us using FedEx or Make an appointment to drop off your sealed package and passport materials to our office.