An acknowledgement card (pink card) will be mailed to you within one (1) week from the date ICA receives your application.
Applicants must come in person to collect the passport with the (pink) acknowledgement card and the required documents as stated in the card.
Applying for a passport renewal by mail will take up to 8 weeks.
Expedited passport renewals by mail costs an additional $60 in government fees and take 2-3 weeks to processed.
To renew your passport fast, you can either go to a Passport Agency in person or use the services of a passport expediting company.
The new passport validity upon renewal will be 5 years 9 months (as the remaining validity exceeds 9 months), hence the new date of expiry will be 12 April 2013.
f your US passport is expired, or will expire within the next 6-7 months, now is the time to renew it!
If your passport is expired, you have 5 years from the date of expiration to renew it without going through the new passport procedure.
All the information you’ll need to renew your US passport is below, including eligibility, required documents and a step-by-step procedure for renewing a passport.
They will need to produce the required documents at the time of passport collection if they had submitted their application online.
For identification and security reasons, applicants are required to turn up in person at the Mission at least once, either during passport application or collection.
* If the remaining validity of your passport exceeds 9 months, the validity upon renewal will be pegged at 5 years 9 months. You renew your passport on 12 April 2008 (2 months from expiry).
The new passport validity will be 5 years 2 months, with the date of expiry on 12 June 2013. You renew your passport on 12 July 2007 (11 months from expiry).