How do you know if your passport application has been denied?

How do you know if your passport application has been denied?

How to check your passport application status via phone. Additionally, you can call the National Passport Information Center at 1-877-487-2778 (or 1-888-874-7793 if you’re hearing-impaired).

Why would a passport application be denied?

There are a number of reasons why the U.S. Department of State can deny your U.S. Passport application or renewal, including: Owing child support. Receiving an IRS taxpayer notice in the mail about having a large overdue unpaid tax debt. Having a previous passport revoked.

Will my passport application be rejected?

Most importantly, there are several legal reasons a passport application could get denied. If you owe money on child support, you’re ineligible for a passport, even if you fill everything out correctly. As you can see there are many reasons why the U.S. Department of State can deny your application or passport renewal.

What happens if your passport is denied?

The government fees will not be returned to you if the passport is denied. The typical time to receive a passport through the post office is now 6-8 weeks if you use routine processing. However, if there are any mistakes with your application, your passport can be denied or suspended and held up indefinitely.

How long does it currently take to get a passport?

In-person applications at a passport office are processed within 10 working days. In-person applications at a Service Canada receiving agent are processed within 20 working days. Mailed applications are processed within 20 working days, excluding mailing time.

What happens if your passport application is rejected?

When do I need to complete the passport application form?

Application For A U.S. Passport (DS-11) You should complete this form if you’re applying for the first time, you’re applying for your child who is under age 16, or you don’t meet our requirements to renew your passport. 2. Renewal Application (DS-82) You should complete this form if you meet our requirements to renew your passport.

When do I need to use the ds-5504 passport form?

3. Data Corrections, Some Name Changes, and Limited-Validity Passports (DS-5504) You may be eligible to use this form if you need to change or correct your passport, or you need to replace a passport that was limited to less than 10 years validity (which is the normal validity period for an adult’s passport.)

What are the forms to renew your passport?

2. Renewal Application (DS-82) You should complete this form if you meet our requirements to renew your passport. Keep in mind that children under age 16 cannot renew their passports and must apply using Form DS-11. 3. Data Corrections, Some Name Changes, and Limited-Validity Passports (DS-5504)

Where can I make an appointment to renew my passport?

To make an appointment at a Regional Passport Agency to submit your application in person, call 1-877-487-2778; TDD/TTY: 1-888-874-7793 Monday through Friday, from 8 AM to 10 PM ET. The appointment line is closed on weekends and federal holidays. If you do not have urgent travel, you can request expedited service.