An appearance in person at a Passport Acceptance Facility is required and a mandatory step of your passport order. After gathering the documents listed below you must take them with you and appear in person at a Passport Acceptance Facility, and get a sealed package.
Once you visit our office, and have all the documents listed below, you must take them with you and appear in person at a Passport Acceptance Facility, and get a sealed package. When making your appearance, you will pay a Government Fee of $170 and a separate execution fee of $35. Make sure to have a personal check, cashiers check or money order made payable to the, “US Department of State” in the amount of $170 with you. The $35 execution fee can be paid by debit card or cash. They will put all of your documents including your check and original documents in a sealed package and hand it back to you. This sealed package needs to be dropped at our office to start the process.
Important Note :
To obtain a new passport or a first time passport, you must provide an original or a certified copy of one of the following:
You must submit one of the following. Your evidence must be an original or certified copy. Photocopies and notarized copies are not acceptable.
To order a certified copy of your birth certificate, visit VitalChek.
If you have ever had a US Passport and currently do not have proof of US citizenship, please request a file search.
In the event that you changed your name due to marriage or divorce, you will need to bring in a certified copy of your marriage certificate or a court decree that shows your name change.
If you are processing your passport application with us by mail, please fill out two Letters of Authorization and send it along with the documents.Download
If you are processing your passport application with us by mail, please fill out the service order form and send it along with the documents.Download