There are several steps in renewing your passport. The process can be started via mail (the easiest), in person, or through an embassy if you live abroad.
A few things will make you eligible to have your passport renewed. - If issued before your 16th birthday - It is 15 years or older - If damaged
- Fill out the Passport Application form DS-82 - Include a recent passport photo - Send in your original passport should be sent in
Make sure that the photo is excluding a couple of items such as: - Earphones in your ear - Hats being warn - Any uniform or camouflage - Eyeglasses