Renewing U.S. Passports by Mail and One-Way Delivery Service

Passport Renewal by Mail

Effective September 1, 2021, eligible adult U.S. passport holders may apply to renew their ten-year passport by mail through Aramex courier service.


Adult U.S. passport holders may renew their ten-year passport and/or passport cards by Aramex courier service if their most recent U.S. passport and/or passport card is:

  • Undamaged;
  • Issued when the bearer was 16 years old or older;
  • Issued within the last 15 years;
  • Issued with a 10-year validity; and
  • Issued in the bearer’s current name; or if legal documentation of a name change is also submitted.

For more information about renewing U.S. Passport by mail including the steps on how you can apply to renew your passport through Aramex courier service, which documents you must submit, how to pay for this service, and where to obtain a banker’s cheque, please click here.

One-way Delivery Service 

Additionally, effective September 1, 2021, U.S. Passport and Consular Report of Birth Abroad (CRBA) applicants who applied in person may opt to receive their new passports and/or CRBAs via Aramex courier service in lieu of returning to the U.S. Embassy a second time to collect the completed passport and/or CRBA.

Please review the Passport Services or CRBA Services page to make your passport or CRBA appointment.  On the day of your appointment, notify consular staff that you wish to utilize Aramex delivery service to receive your new passport or CRBA.

For more information about One-Way Delivery Service please click here.