Renew a Passport for an adult

Passport: DS-82 Renewal Instructions

U.S. Embassy Ulaanbaatar accepts online fee payments for adult U.S. passport renewal applications.

Paying online allows you to drop off your application to the U.S. Embassy Ulaanbaatar without the need to schedule an appointment. 

Step 1: SIGN and complete the DS-82 Passport Renewal Form. Type or print clearly in blank ink.

*NOTE: You must provide a Social Security number, if you been issued one. If you do not have a Social Security number, please click here.

Step 2: Obtain one WHITE background color passport photo 2” x 2” (5 x 5 cm) taken within the past 6 months; no eyeglasses. See more information on photo requirements.

Step 3: Include one photocopy (color or black and white) of the data page of your previous U.S. passport.

Step 4: Include the passport you are renewing in the package you drop off at the Embassy.

Step 5: Name change documents (if applicable) (original + 1 photocopy)

If you would like to change the name on your new passport due to marriage, divorce, or court order, please include proof of your name change. Documents must be original with English translation if applicable (ex. Marriage certificate, Divorce Decree, Court Order)

Step 6: Pay the $130 passport application fee via the U.S. government’s secure payment site. After successfully paying the fee, you must print out the electronic payment confirmation you receive via email and include it in the package you drop off at Embassy.

Step 7:  Drop off your passport renewal application at the Embassy any business day at 1:30 PM. You may also have someone else drop off on your behalf as well.

You may contact us via email at for more details.


Applicants who wish to apply for their passport renewal in person may still do so. This requires an appointment and paying the fees to our cashier at the Embassy.

The Consular Cashier accepts cash in U.S. dollars or equivalent Mongolian tugrug and U.S. bank issued credit cards. Local Mongolian and international credit cards (excluding U.S. bank issued credit cards), personal checks and other country currencies are not accepted.

Appointments are available on Tuesdays between 1:00 pm. and 3:00 pm. and can be made online at the Embassy’s ACS Online Appointment System.  Follow the directions outlined on the Department of State website and submit all forms in person.

If you were at least age 16 when your current passport was issued and would like to renew your passport you will need to submit:

  1. Completed and printed Form DS-82. Also this form is available from the Consular Section at the Embassy
  2. Your current U.S. passport and a photocopy of the Bio page
  3. 1 passport photo, size 2 X 2 inch (5 X 5 cm) Check the requirement for photo.
  4. Application fee of $130 payable only in cash in U.S. dollars or the equivalent in Mongolian tugrugs. Please check the requirements on U.S. banknotes (PDF 34 KB)