Dallas Passport Agency To Hold Passport Day

Dallas Passport Agency To Hold Passport Day
On Saturday, April 26th, the Dallas Passport Agency will be hosting “Passport Day.” If you plan to travel outside of the U.S., the agency will provide all of the relevant information you need to know regarding travel requirements and how to apply. On …
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Getting an Emergency Passport for a Child with Only One Parent

In order to minimize the risk of international child abductions, the Department of State requires that children under the age of 16 must have the consent of both parents in order to be issued a passport. Also, adults applying for a passport on behalf of a child under the age of 16 must be able to prove that either the child is theirs or that they are otherwise authorized to apply for the passport.


It may seem absurd to have to prove your relationship to your own flesh and blood, but you won’t be able to get a passport without doing so. Here are the documents that the Department of State will accept:


Your child’s birth certificate listing you as the parent. If your child was born overseas and the document is not in English, you’ll also need a translation.

A Consular Report of Birth Abroad, again listing you as a parent.

An adoption decree listing you as the adopting parent

A court order establishing that you have custody or guardianship of the child.


The easiest way to demonstrate that both parents consent is for both parents to accompany the child to apply for a passport. However, in today’s world, that often isn’t possible, especially if the family is applying for an emergency passport. The following documents will help you demonstrate that both parents have consented to the emergency passport being issued:


A notarized Statement of Consent Form DS-3053 signed by the other parent.

A certified birth certificate or Consular Report of Birth Abroad that shows only the name of the parent applying for the passport.

A court order awarding the applying parent with sole custody.

Adoption decree that only has the applying parent’s name on it.

A court order permitting travel

Legal proof that the other parent is either deceased or has been declared legally incompetent.

If you can’t reach the other parent to get any of the documents listed above, submit Form DS-3053 explaining why you cannot provide evidence of consent from the other parent.


Alison Kroulek is a freelance writer and blogger with a focus on the travel industry.

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Get an NYC Office Address for Your Japanese Business!

It’s very common nowadays for Japanese businesses, big and small, to do business with Americans. The Internet and other communication technology have facilitated easy international communication and inexpensive global marketing. Even so, when you’re dealing with an overseas company you like to establish their credibility before you place your order. When dealing with American companies, many overseas buyers are careful to check that they’re dealing with a legitimate company – preferably one with a verifiable street address. Americans are just as careful when buying from overseas firms.

If your main business location is in Japan and you’re not in a financial position to open your own NYC offices, there’s no reason for you to miss out on tapping into one of the biggest marketplaces in the world. Obtaining a legitimate and verifiable NYC office address and telephone number is as easy as obtaining a NYC virtual office from VH International Business Solutions.

Having a NYC virtual office isn’t as expensive as you might think. For just $ 25 a month you can have a NYC office address for your business cards and website. Should anyone stop in at your office address they’ll be greeted by staff at our reception and a message will be taken.

You can choose from other services too – like mail forwarding and a NYC telephone number with a messaging service or live answering. Mail and telephone messages can be forwarded to you promptly and should you need anything faxed in the US, our staff will be happy to help you. Your clients won’t know you’re not physically in NYC.

If you’re at a level where you travel internationally to meet clients, your NYC virtual office can become your physical office space too.

We have meeting spaces and private office space that are available at a low cost for temporary usage – so you can meet your prospective American clients at your NYC office!

Having a NYC office address can enhance your international business prospects and give you increased credibility. If you’re planning on expanding in 2010, why not dip your toe into international waters with a NYC virtual office from VH International Business Solutions? At $ 25 a month, there’s little to lose and much to gain!

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