Application information for new passports  and renewals for expired passports (issued before this date in 2008)

You must apply in person using Form DS-11 if at least one of the following is true:

If none of the above statements apply to you, you may be eligible to Renew (click here for more information).

Stop by the library to obtain form DS-11, or use one of the links below.

Fill out the form on the computer:

Print the form to fill out by hand.

You can click here to make an appointment online, or you can call the library at (570) 689-0903. Appointments are available during the day, Monday through Saturday.

This is the official site for Passport information. If you have questions, you can find many answers here: 

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

Currently standard processing time is 6 to 8 weeks. 

Expedited processing reduces delivery time to 2 to 3 weeks and is available for an additional fee of $60.00, plus optional overnight delivery fees.


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