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The Passport Center
Your guide to getting or renewing a U.S. passport
The Passport Center
Need a U.S. passport? This page includes all the information you need to know about applying for a new passport, renewing your old one, or replacing one that's been lost or stolen. Start the process with our checklist of passport applications and forms.

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Passport Overview
Get the basics on when, where and how to apply for a passport.
When to Apply
Applications & Forms

Passports for Kids
Bringing the family? Don't forget that kids need passports too.
What to Bring
Who to Bring
Where to Go

Passport Safety
Protect your passport and it will protect you. Check out our tips.
Pre-Trip Planning
Safety Tips
Replace a Lost Passport
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