Please Note

For adults whose previous passports are in good condition and were issued less than 15 years ago:

  • You will be required to submit your last, undamaged passport to the US State Dept.
  • Your passport must be about to expire or have expired within the last 5 years.
  • Your expired passport and your original documents will be returned to you along with your new passport.


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 documents & take your passport photos (or bring your own).


You are welcome to use one of our computers to fill out your ONLINE State Department forms, but you MUST have your SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER on hand for the application form.


Your passport application will be submitted 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 Renew 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….

  • Your latest passport MUST have been issued for 10 years
  • Your latest passport MUST have expired within 5 years
  • Your latest passport MUST be in good condition and presentable shape. Otherwise, if the State Department deems it to be damaged, the process to obtain a new passport will change slightly.
  • If this is the FIRST time you will obtain a passport as an adult (18+), please CLICK HERE.
  • CLICK HERE if your passport does NOT meet ALL of these requirements.
  • Fill Out and print your ONLINE application: CLICK HERE
  • MANDATORY: The application form MUST be completed ONLINE. Please follow the link above to the US State Department website in order to answer your questionnaire and generate your application form DS-82. This form CANNOT be printed and hand-written offline.
  • Each applicant MUST have their SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER entered into the State Department application form.

Do This:

  • 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.

Don’t Do This:

  • 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.
  • Arista Work Order Form
  • Print 2 copies of the Passport Authorization Letter Form More info…
  • Flight, Travel or Cruise-Ship Itinerary More info…

  • 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


  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