A United States passport certifies an individual’s identity
and U.S. citizenship. This official government document
is issued by the United States Department of State.
A valid United States passport has many uses. A United
States Passport may be used to enter most foreign countries,
as it is an internationally recognized travel document
that allows the passport holder to travel abroad and
to return to the United States.
U.S. passports are internationally recognized
travel documents that verify the identity and
nationality of the bearer. Nearly 7 million
U.S. passports are issued every year. Apply
for your U.S. Passport today!
The Passport Card is proof of identity and U.S.
citizenship in a credit card size format. United
States citizens may now apply for the new Passport
Card. Apply for a U.S. Passport Card today!
You should request a new U.S. passport if your
passport has been lost, stolen, damaged or if
it is expired. Download the U.S. Passport Renewal
Application Guide and submit your application