U.S. Embassy Athens is pleased to announce that there is a new online fee payment option for adults who are eligible to apply for a passport by mail.
Effective immediately, adults renewing their U.S. passports by mail in Greece may now pay online when applying with a DS-82 application form. By using the online fee payment option, eligible applicants will avoid making a trip to the bank and paying a bank commission to obtain a bank check.
To determine eligibility to use form DS-82, please visit the Renew an Adult Passport by Mail page on the U.S. Embassy Athens website at https://gr.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/passports/renewing-adult-passport/. If eligible, applicants may use the link on our website to access the U.S. government’s secure payment site. Through this secure payment site, applicants may submit online passport fee payment using a U.S. or international credit or debit card, electronic funds transfer from a U.S. based bank account, Amazon Pay, or PayPal.
Actions to Take:
· Review the U.S. Passport Services in Greece information on the U.S. Embassy website.
· All U.S. citizens should enroll in the Department of State’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts and ensure you can be located in an emergency.
U.S. Embassy AthensAthensAmericanCitizenServices@state.gov+30 210-721-2951
U.S. Consulate General Thessaloniki+30 2310-376-300
State Department – Consular Affairs888-407-4747 or +1 202-501-4444