DD Form 1056, Application to Apply for a No-Fee Passport and/or Request for Visa is a form issued by and used within the Department of Defense (DoD). The document is used by qualifying military and government officials to apply for No-Fee passports when traveling for government purposes.
The latest version of the form was issued in May 2016 and is still in use today. An up-to-date DD Form 1056 fillable version is available for download or electronic filing below.
The main aim of the DD 1056 Form - often incorrectly referred to as the DA Form 1056 - is to provide all the information necessary for the initiation of a No-Fee passport or foreign visa.
The official military passport is issued at no costs and is usually referred to as No-Fee passport.
This type of passport can be requested by the members of the United States military or government officials, in cases when they need to travel abroad for official government-related purposes.