AROUND TIME IS APPROXIMATELY SIX
FROM THE TIME THE Department of State receives the executed
application and all attachments. (see below for documents
needed to process the application)
All Applicants must appear in person to process application
U. S. citizens must present a valid passport book when entering or re-entering the United States by air. U. S. citizens entering the United States from Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean and Bermuda at land borders and sea ports of entry must present a passport book, passport card, or other travel documents approved by the U. S. government. For information on the cost and how to apply for a U. S. Passport, you may continue on this website or for further information go to travel.state.gov
for passport (Form
is executed with the Passport Acceptance Agent.
of Court Snyder County)
may be completed and mailed to passport office by applicant.
forms available upon request for your review and completion.
required (Form DSP-11) New application
names included) (with
raised seal issued by state vital records department where birth
occurred FOR ALL AGES - ADULT AND MINOR APPLICANTS).
Two-Parent Consent required
for children under age 16.
Visit the Vital Records website for
applications for birth certificate, processing instructions, at
YOU GO IN PERSON TO THE Department of Health in Harrisburg,
using the website to order a birth certificate is the fastest way of
obtaining a certified copy of your birth certificate that includes
your parents names -
Otherwise, it could take up to sixteen weeks. This office has
instructions about going in person to the Department of Health in
Harrisburg. You may contact this office in person for the
PERMISSION - THE MOST EFFICIENT WAY TO APPLY IS FOR BOTH
PARENTS TO APPEAR AT THE TIME OF THE APPLICATION otherwise
Parental Permission at website travel.state.gov/passport for
forms or email NPIC@state.gov.
Even with a previous passport
- a LONG form birth certificate is required
for Age 15 and under plus the previous passport must be
Parent's (both) must show
ID at the time of processing the application such as a valid driver's
license (not temporary or learner's permit).
ALL passport applicants, including
children of ALL AGES, must appear in person.
Proof of Identity (valid driver's
One photograph (applicant alone)
taken within last 6 months (must meet US Department of State passport
standards - see Form DSP- 11 and DS-82 application).
OFFICE DOES NOT TAKE PHOTOS
– NO GLASSES / MUST BE RECENT
check or money order to
cover application fees (cannot mail cash with application).
Book Fee: Age
16 and over $
to "U. S. Department of State").
Execution fee $ 35 (effective April 2, 2018) (Agent's
fee must be separate check or money order).
Age 15 and under $ 80 (payable
to "U. S. Department of State")
Execution fee $ 35 (effective April 2, 2018)
birthplace and date of birth of both parents.
CARD-May only be
used for land and sea travel between the United States and
Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, and the Caribbean.
not be used for travel by air!
and over $ 30 (U. S.
Department of State)
and under $ 15 (U.S.
Department of State)
Execution fee $ 35 (effective April 2, 2018) (separate
check or money order) Clerk
of Court Snyder County
FOR BOTH BOOKLET AND CARD AT SAME TIME?
are the fees:
fee $ 140 + Execution fee $ 35 (effective April 2, 2018)
Minors - Passport
fee $ 95 + Execution fee $ 35 (effective April 2, 2018)
both booklet and card: Adult 10
yrs - Minor 5
required (Form DSP-82) Renewal by mail
You are able to submit your most
recent passport booklet or passport card
Your previous passport booklet or
card was issued on or after your 16th birthday and you
were issued your most recent U. S. passport booklet or
card less than 15 years ago
I use the same name as on my most
recent U. S. passport booklet or passport card OR I have had my
name changed by marriage or court order and can submit proper
documentation to reflect my name change
Book$ 110 / Card $ 30 (payable
to "U. S. Department of State")
otherwise Form DSP-11 is
forms pertaining to passport amendments etc will be made available
upon request. All fees are subject to change in accordance with the
fee changes made by the United States Department of State.
BOOKLET - $ 110 / CARD $30
BOOKLET - $ 80 / CARD $ 15
the Clerk of Court processing fee $ 35 (effective April 2, 2018)
processing time after application is received by the U.S. Passport
Office is six (6) weeks - unless expedited service is
service (within two-three
weeks after passport office receives the application) involves an
additional fee of $ 60 plus
any special mailing fees for
both the booklet and card.
FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT APPLYING FOR A U.S. PASSPORT CARD OR
PASSPORT BOOKLET PLEASE VISIT: TRAVEL.STATE.GOV
of WHTI (Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative) - Land & Sea
visit: http://www.getyouhome.gov/html/eng_map.html. More
information can be located
at travel.state.gov or www.dhs.gov. Customers
who want to check on the status of their own passport
applications, should call:
(toll free) or 1-888-874-7793 (TDD)
APPOINTMENT ONLY -
1-877-487-2778 (toll free) and for information in English or
Customer Service Rep. available Mon-Fri 8am-8pm
(excluding federal holidays)
on website at travel.state.gov/passport
downloadable forms from U. S. Department of State (NPIC)