Passport Application Acceptance

Apply for a new passport



  • Your original (or certified copy) state-issued birth certificate – the document MUST have a raised or embossed seal and both parents’ full names

  • Your driver’s license or state-issued ID card

  • COMPLETED Passport Application Form DS-11(fill it out online), or you can fill out the form by hand by clicking or drop by the library. Black ink required.

  • One passport photo or we can take your photo here at the library ($12.00)

  • A CHECK or MONEY ORDER Made payable to the Department of State

Note: Payment MUST be check or money order, and if payment is being made by someone other than the applicant, that person must be present and provide a photo ID.

  • Passport Book Fee

    • Adult $110.00 (valid for 10 years)

    • Child under 16* $80.00 (valid for 5 years)

  • Passport Card Fee (Cards are limited to land or sea border crossing to Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, and part of the Caribbean. They are NOT valid for international air travel.)

    • Adult $30.00 (valid for 10 years)

    • Child under 16* $15.00 (valid for 5 years)

The standard processing time is 6-8 weeks. Expedited processing is available with an additional fee of $60.00, plus optional overnight delivery fees.

  • A State Department mandated fee of $35.00. (This fee can be paid with cash, credit/debit, or check made payable to Hamlin Community Library.)

  • You may be required to provide or complete additional forms. Please confirm and complete any required forms PRIOR to your appointment.

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518 Easton Turnpike,

Lake Ariel, PA 18436, USA

Phone (570) 689-0903

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