Consulate Boston - Passport application
Consular Assistance for a passport application at the Consulat in Boston.
The consular department of the consulate of your homecountry in Boston offers consular assistance to it's citizens who need to apply for a new passport or emergency travel document. When the consulate is unable to assist you with you passport application they will redirect you to the embassy of your homecountry in Washington.
Only the consulate or the embassy of your homecountry in Boston can assist you with your passport application while your are in Boston.
You can get a passport application form at the consular department of the consulate of your homecountry. They are also able to inform you about the process on how to submit your passport or emergency travel document application in Boston or Washington.
You can renew your passport by filling an application form at the consular office of your consulate in Boston or the embassy in Washington. When there is no consulate of your homecountry located in Boston you can contact a consulate of your homecountry in a nearby state or contact the embassy in Washington either by e-mail or telephone.
In many cases you need an appointment at the consulate for services like a passport application. It is therefore important that you contact the consulate before a visit.
Foreigners in Boston can apply for a new passport at the consulate or embassy of their homecountry.
The national government of your homecountry issues you passport.
Your passport confirmes your nationality as a holder and certifies your identity for the purpose of international travel and/or identification in your homecountry. In your passport you will find information about your nationality, birth date, name, family name, gender, place of birth and identity number(s).
Your passport as an internationally recognised travel document but does not give you automatic permission to enter other countries.