When applying, you'll need to bring:
- Two passport photos
- Proof of identity (driver's license)
- Proof of your U.S. Citizenship (usually a certified birth certificate)
- Two checks for the fees
FEES: Effective March 8, 2005, a new passport security surcharge of $12 is collected from all passport applicants.
For first time applicants, this surcharge will be added to the regular passport fees of $55 (age 16 and older) and $40 (under age 16) in addition to the $30 execution fee, making total cost for routine service $97 for a ten-year passport for those age 16 and older and $82 for a 5-year passport for those under age 16.
For applicants renewing their passports, the surcharge will be added to the regular passport fee of $55 making total cost for routine service $67.
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Here's a site listing all the vital records departments of various states, essential if you need to get a passport and you were born out-of state. http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/w2w.htmcontact us