Passports are processed on weekdays between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM
To apply for a passport, you must furnish:
Complete application form - Complete all required sections; do not sign the application until you are in the presence of the person who will execute the application. Check online for passport information.
Certified copy of your birth certificate - A hospital copy is not acceptable for this purpose. Obtain a certified copy from the county of state in which you were born. If you have previously been issued a passport, you may submit the most recent passport rather than a birth certificate. Exception: If a child is under age 16 a birth certificate must be used.
1 photograph - The photograph must meet proper size and mounting temperature requirements. (Note: The Recorders office can take your photo. Click here for more information on Passport Photographs.
$110 fee - Check or money order made payable to U.S. Department of State. Age 15 and under $80.
$25 fee - Fee for the execution of your passport, payable to County Treasurer.
In order to obtain a passport you must have a valid picture ID for the purpose of identification. Please allow 4-6 weeks for the passport to be issued to you.