An appointment is required and the minor applicant must appear in person.

Applicants Age 15 & Younger

DS-11 Passport ApplicationAll passport applicants age 15 and under must apply in person using DS-11 Passport Application Form (PDF) with both parents. If the applicant had a previous passport, they must submit the old passport and their original birth certificate.

Passports for applicants 15 and younger are only valid for 5 years.

Applicants 16 & 17

Applicants, aged 16 and 17, must apply in person using DS-11 Passport Application Form (PDF) and must be accompanied by one parent.

Passports for applicants 16 and older are valid for 10 years.

Passport Applicant

The following are the requirements for first-time passport applicants:

  • Completed DS-11 Passport Application Form (PDF), single-sided with black ink
  • The applicant's full Social Security number is required on the form
  • Proof of citizenship (copy and original required)
  • Proof of identity (front and back copy and original required)
  • Passport photo, one 2-inch by 2-inch color photo with a solid white background. Photos can be taken at the New Brighton Passport Office for $15.
  • DS-3053 Statement of ConsentPassport fees, each applicant should have separate checks payable to the U.S. Department of State and the City of New Brighton.
    • U.S. Department of State fee: Check or money order only. Credit/debit cards not accepted.
      • A separate check is required for each application
    • City of New Brighton fee: Check, money order, or cash only. Credit/debit cards not accepted.
      • All returned checks payable to the City of New Brighton are subject to a $30 charge.

Applications must be filled out in black ink. If a pencil or another color is used, you will be required to fill out a new application.

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