Message for U.S. Citizens: Launch of DS-82 Passport Renewal Online Fee Payment Pilot

May 21, 2021

The Department of State is pleased to announce that U.S. Embassy Seoul has been selected as a pilot location for payment of DS-82 passport renewal fees online.  Beginning May 23, 2021, passport applicants wishing to pay for their DS-82 renewal application online may visit to determine eligibility to use this option.  If eligible, applicants may then submit payment via U.S. or international credit or debit card, electronic funds transfer from a U.S.-based bank account, Amazon Pay, or Pay Pal.

For questions about this online fee payment option please contact the American Citizen Services unit at