The status of your application should be available through the US Department of State Website or Customer Service number within 5-7 days after applying.
To check the status of your application, you will need your:
- Last Name
- Include suffixes (Jones III, Patton Jr, etcetera)
- Do not include punctuation (O Brien, Carter Jr, etcetera)
- Do include hyphens as appropriate (Jackson-Smith)
- Date of Birth (MM/DD/YYYY)
- Last Four Digits of Social Security Number
You may also contact the National Passport Information Center if you have any questions regarding your application or other general passport questions.