Passports

Hours

Monday & Tuesday 10:00 am - 8 pm*

Wednesday - Saturday  10:00 am to 5:00 pm*

Circulation Department--Main Floor

* Appointments strongly suggested. Please call the circulation department at (626) 798-0833.


Application Guidelines

Bring the following with you to apply for a passport:

  • Proof of U.S. citizenship (original/certified birth certificate, or your old passport, or your naturalization certificate)
  • Proof of identify (valid driver's license or state I.D.)
  • Two passport color photographs (2 in x 2 in)
  • One Payment to U.S. Dept. of State (check or money order only)
  • One Payment to the Altadena Library District (cash, check or money order)
  • Complete DS-11 Form – Section 1-22 only. Pick up the form at the Library Passport Services office or download the form. 
  •          DS-11 INFORMATION 
  •          DS-11 BLANK FORM Adobe Acrobat Reader 
  •          DOWNLOAD ADOBE ACROBAT READER
  • Children under 16 – both parents must be present with the child. Submit a notarized statement of consent for those unable to appear.
  • An original birth certificate is needed for new or renewed passports. All applicants must be present.
  • TRAVEL DOCUMENTS FOR US CITIZENS


Fees

Payment to Age 15 & under Age 16 & over
U.S. Dept. of State (check or money order only) $80 $110
Altadena Library District (cash, check or money order) $25 $25
Total $105 $135

The library does not accept credit cards. Two separate payments are required. One to the state and one to the library, as indicated above. An addition $5.00 fee applies if the library has to issue a check for you. If you have any questions, please call the circulation department at (626) 798-0833.


Additional Services & Fees

  • PHOTOGRAPHS: Photos taken on site, $12 each
  • NOTARY SERVICE: $10 each
  • EXPEDITED SERVICE: If travel is in less than 6 weeks there is an extra $60 Passport Services Fee per application. Delivery within 4-6 weeks.
  • EXPRESS MAIL POSTAL SERVICE: Current USPS rate returns your passport plus other documents via express mail rather than priority mail.
  • PASSPORT RENEWAL: Most renewals can be done by mail. Renewals less than 5 years expired are done by mail. DS-82 renewal forms are available at the Library Passport Services Office. You may also download forms.

DS-82 INFORMATION

DS-82 BLANK FORM Adobe Acrobat File

DOWNLOAD ADOBE ACROBAT READER


The New Passport Card

If you have any questions about the new Passport Card, click here.


More Information And Questions

Call or e-mail the Altadena Library:

626-798-0833

passport@altadenalibrary.org

U.S. Department of State:

http://travel.state.gov/