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Eligible applicants resident in Mexico may apply to renew their U.S. passport by
Please follow the steps below.
1. Application
Complete this form: DS-82 form.
The Form Filler will select the correct form for you based on the information
you input. It may generate a different form from what you expect.
You must provide a Social Security number, if you have been issued one, in
accordance with 22 U.S.C. 2714a and 22 C.F.R 51.60(f) .
If you do not have a Social Security number, you must submit a statement ,
signed and dated. Click here for more information.
If a passport card is needed, you will need to make an online appointment.
You must complete all pages of the form and sign and date it.
You must print your form single-sided. We do not accept double-sided forms
2. Most Recent U.S. Passport and Photocopy of Bio Page
Guadalajara, Mexico
You must submit your most recent passport with your application along with a
photocopy of the biographic page containing your photo.
Please note:
Your U.S. passport book must meet all of the requirements listed at the top of this
Your old passport book will be returned to you.
3. Name Change Documents (if applicable)
If the name you are currently using is different from the name on your most recent
U.S. passport, you must provide the original certified copy of the legal name
change document, plus one photocopy. Examples include: marriage certificate,
divorce decree, court-ordered name change document.
Your name change document will be returned to you. Please submit a copy of your
name change document.
4. Photo
Photo requirements . Provide one photograph with the application.
5. Payment
Pay the passport renewal fee online and include a printed a copy of your payment
confirmation receipt with your documents.
6. Mail Your Documents
Please mail to one of our locations listed below (choose the location closest to
you) your completed and signed DS-82 form (single-sided only), passport,
name change document (if applicable), passport photo, payment
confirmation, and return shipping envelope as indicated in the corresponding
shipping instructions.
U.S. Consulate Ciudad Juarez — CDJ – DHL shipping instructions
Guadalajara, Mexico
U.S. Consulate General Guadalajara — GDL FedEx Shipping Instructions
U.S. Embassy Mexico City — MEX – DHL shipping instructions
U.S. Consulate General Monterrey — MTR – Pakmail Shipping Instructions (1)
U.S. Consulate General Tijuana — TIJ – DHL shipping instructions

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CCSMexicoCity@state.gov <ccsmexicocity@state.gov>
Thu, Sep 30 at 11:43 AM

Message to U.S. Citizens:  New Online Payment and Mail-In Program for Adult Passport Renewals for U.S. Citizens Resident in Mexico. 


U.S. Mission Mexico is pleased to announce the launch of an online payment and mail-in program for adult passport renewals for U.S. citizens resident in Mexico.  Beginning October 1, eligible applicants will pay the renewal fee online and mail their documents to one of five locations throughout Mexico.  Processing time will be approximately 4-6 weeks.  See our website for full details.   



·         U.S. Embassy and Consulates in Mexico. 

·         Mexico International Travel Information. 

·         U.S. Passports. 

·         Smart Traveler Enrollment Program. 

·         Traveler’s Checklist. 

·         Department of State on Facebook  and Twitter. 

·         U.S. Embassy in Mexico on Facebook and Twitter. 

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