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BCV
Visa and Passport Service
Step 1. Collect Required Documents
Step 3. Ship the Documents to BCV
1. Completed Application Form DS-11:  
    You must complete form DS-11 Online. After answering all questions online, click CREATE FORM Button, then form
    DS-11 will come up, then print out.
Reminder:
  • After filling out and printing the form, do not sign this form until you are instructed to do so by the acceptance agent.
  • If you don't have any travel plan, or your departure date is not within 14 days, please make sure do not fill in the Travel Plans section
    online, and leave it blank.
2. Form DS-64:
    Download Form DS-64 now. If you have lost 2 or more passports in last 10 years, please submit a notarized letter detailing the
    circumstances.
3. Passport Photos:
4. Proof of Citizenship:
    Submit one of the following:
  • Your certified birth certificate (Need help to get a birth certificate, please click here)
  • Naturalization papers
  • Your old passport.
    If your name has changed from birth, please click here for more information.
5. Proof of Identity:
    Copy of your driver's license issued more than six months ago (Not temporary or learner's license.
6. Proof of Departure:
    Provide one of the following:
  • Your travel itinerary or
  • Your ticket from an airline or travel agency.
    If you do not have a ticket or itinerary please click here,
7. Letter of Authorization:
    Click here to download and complete the Authorization Letter. This letter gives BCV the authority to submit your
    application and pick up your new passport on your behalf. (Please make one extra copy)
8. Total Payment (A +B):
    A. Government Fee: Make one check payable to U.S. Department of State for $170.
  • Write applicant's full name and date of birth on the check or money order.
  • All personal checks must show a printed address.
  • Temporary or starter check is not acceptable.
    B.  BCV Service Fee and return shipping fee:
Service Type
Processing Time
BCV Service Fee
Return Shipping
Fee
Total  Fee
Express Service
8-10 Business Days
$89
25
$114
Rush Service
5-8
Business Days
$139
25
$164
Urgent Service
2-4
Business Days
$189
25
$214
Emergency Service
One Business Day
$259
25
$284
Make your check or money order payable to BCV.  Credit Card is acceptable with 3% surcharge.
Please send the following to us via FedEx Priority or UPS (overnight).
  1. BCV order form. Click here Download , and printer out.
  2. Sealed envelope from the Acceptance Agent
  3. Your check or money order payable to BCV for service fee
  4. The other copy of your authorization letter with your original signature
  5. The other copy of the proof of departure.
Shipping Address:
    BCV Visa and Passport Services
    2425 West Loop South
    Suite 200
    Houston,  TX  77027
    713-335-5537
Step 2. Authorization by Acceptance Agency
    A. Bring all documents listed above to visit an Acceptance Agent.  Click here to find the acceptance agent nearest you.

    B. Inform the Acceptance Agency that you are using an expediting service to "hand Carry" your application to the passport agency for
    processing.

    C. After signing the application form DS-11 at front of the Acceptance Agency, the Agency must sign the form and must seal-up the following
    items in their envelope and marked "to be opened by U.S. Passport Office only"
  1.        The Executed  Form DS- 11
  2.        The completed Form DS-64
  3.        Proof of citizenship
  4.        Two Photos
  5.        Check or Money order pay to "US Dept. of State" of $170.00
  6.        One copy of the proof departure document
  7.        The letter of authorization
  8.        A copy of your driver license.

    If the agent does not feel at ease about releasing the envelope, suggest that he/she refer to page 31 or 44 of their passport  agent's manual,
    "Hand-Carrying of executed Applications"
  • Do not seal the payment to BCV  inside the sealed envelope.
  • Please write the 1) Applicant Name, 2) Date of birth, 3) Departure date on the outside of the sealed envelope
  • 8 items mentioned above must be sealed inside envelope. If missing any one, Passport Agency will not process your application
EXPEDITE LOST PASSPORT APPLICATION  INTRODUCTION
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