US Passport Name Changes

  • For adults who need to correct (a Typo) or change (update) their names on their VALID US passport Mouse Over for More Info….
  • Please contact us for info on Minors Under 16 or Minors Over 16.


Fill out your ONLINE forms and gather your required documents outlined below.


Follow The Instructions Below


Come to the office so we can review, sort, prepare your application documents and take your passport photos.


If you already have your own passport-type photos, bring them with you. 


We will submit your passport application to the US State Department facility in Westwood, CA the next business day.


Your new passport, along with any other original documents to be returned to you will be waiting for you at our office on the day you request.

Follow These Instructions to Change Your Passport

Expedited passport forms CANNOT be hand-written. ALL forms MUST be completed ONLINE.

Do NOT ship your documents to Arista Offices without first communicating with us.

DO NOT ship your materials for 8AM delivery unless instructed to do so.

Please bring the following items to our office….

      1. Your latest, VALID passport.
      2. Mandatory – Original (or certified) copy of your birth, marriage, or naturalization certificate, if applicable, name change certificate or court order.
      3. Proof of ID - Your VALID driver’s license, a federal or state-issued ID card.
      4. Print 2 copies of the Passport Authorization Letter Form Mouse Over for More Info…
      5. Flight, Travel or Cruise-Ship Itinerary Mouse Over for More Info…
      6. Payment Options- When you appear at our office to drop off your materials, you can choose between paying for all services and fees altogether with ONE payment to Arista (Arista will then write a check for the fees to the US State Department on your behalf) by cash, credit/ATM card, checks or money orders, or making TWO individual payments (write your own check made payable to the State Department and pay for the Arista service fees separately).


      • MANDATORY: All US State Department forms MUST be completed ONLINE printed and brought to our office.
      • Use a laptop or desktop computer. Mobile phones and tablets usually don’t support the online process and you will not be able to print the form.
      • Be very accurate when answering your questions on the form.
      • ENTER ALL YOUR NAMES EXACTLY AS THEY ACTUALLY APPEAR ON YOUR STATE-ISSUED OR ORIGINAL LEGAL DOCUMENTS ONLY. If the entered data is not IDENTICAL to your legal documents, it will cause delays and identity issues with the State Department and your process may be suspended.


      • Do NOT omit, abbreviate or add extra names or nicknames unless required to do so.
      • Do NOT include titles and/or extra letters not contained in your legal documents.
      • Do NOT try to submit hand-written application forms for the expedited process. They are not accepted by the US State Department.
      • Do NOT sign your forms until you arrive at our office.

Printing Forms:

      • Once you have completed your ONLINE application form, print it and bring it to us.
      • DO NOT SIGN THE FORM until you arrive at our office.
      • If you have trouble printing your form, you are welcome to email it as an attachment to us at and we will be glad to print it for you at our office.

      • Please be advised that the State Department has recently rejected photos taken at various retailers for the poor quality of their printed work.
      • We advise you to take your photos at our office during your visit with our a professional photographer.
      • You may still bring your own passport-type photos and have us verify them to make sure that they are of the proper quality and will not be rejected by the State Department.

US State Department Fee For passports issued
$60 LESS than 1 year ago
$170 MORE than 1 year ago


      1. US Department of State: checks or money orders payable to US DEPARTMENT OF STATE.
      2. US Post Office: checks, debit cards, money orders payable to the USPS.

      • The fees below DO NOT INCLUDE the U.S. State Department and U.S. Post Office fees.
      • Processing starts on the DAY AFTER all application materials are accepted by Arista.
      • Turnaround days are based on the U.S. State Department business days - Monday through Friday only. No exceptions.
      • Applications MUST be presented to the U.S. State Department by 7 AM, Monday through Friday.

12 Days

  • One FREE set of photos

9 Days

  • One FREE set of photos

6 Days

  • One FREE set of photos

4 Days

  • One FREE set of photos

2 Days

  • One FREE set of photos


  • One FREE set of photos


  • Please contact us to check on available SAME-DAY slots and a service quote*
*Limited slots available on a first come, first served basis.
Shipping documents back to you:

      • Please provide us a return method for return shipments, such as an air-bill, credit card info, or a prepaid envelope.
      • Per your request, we may ship your documents back to you by FedEx only, and add our flat shipping charge to the total fee for the services provided to you.
      • Please CLICK HERE to visit our SHIPPING page for more info.

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Contact Information

(818) 665-2051 |
2217 W. Olive Ave, Burbank, CA 91506

Business Hours

Mon – Fri: 9 AM – 6 PM PST
Sat: 10 AM – 2 PM PST
Sun: Closed