Passport Information:  NOTICE: The Passport office (Environmental Health Office) will be closed September 20 to 21)  due to staff training.

Passport applications are accepted Wednesdays between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. at the Environmental Health Office located in the basement of the Carroll County Courthouse.  Other days may be scheduled by appointment only. 712-792-9532

Age Price Valid
16 and Over  $110 10 years
Under 16 $80 5 years

The processing time for a passport application is typically 4-6 weeks.  Please click here for current processing times.  For quicker processing, your application may be expedited for an additional $60 fee, collected at the time you submit your application.

There will be a 5-7 week processing time. For quicker processing, a $60 expedite fee will be collected at the time your application is submitted. Overnight prepaid envelopes should be provided also.

Passport Application and Instructions
Passport Fees

Applications for passports must be brought to the Environmental Health Office for processing. Passport applications may be obtained at our office or the National Passport Agency.

ITEMS REQUIRED TO OBTAIN PASSPORT:

  1. Completed passport application (black ink only.)
  2. One passport photo (Photos are available at the Environmental Health Office for a $10 fee)
  3. CERTIFIED Birth Certificate (Birth Certificate from the hospital does not meet standards) or ORIGINAL Citizenship Certificate.
  4. For applicants 18 years of age or older:
    1. Must appear in person with a driver’s License or other acceptable photo ID
    2. Fee: $110 for passport or $30 for passport card – by check or money order only, payable to US Department of State
    3. Fee: $25 execution fee – by cash, check, or money order, payable to Carroll County
  5. For applicants 16 or 17 years of age:
    1. Must appear in person with driver’s license and a check signed by a parent. If applicant does not have a driver’s license, one of the parents with a driver’s license must accompany the applicant.
    2. Fee: $110 for passport or $30 for passport card – by check or money order only, payable to US Department of State
    3. Fee: $25 execution fee – by cash, check, or money order, payable to Carroll County
  6. For applicants 15 years of age or younger:
    1. BOTH parents/legal guardians AND applicant must appear in person. In certain circumstances there are procedures that will allow a minor’s application to be accepted if one parent is unable to appear. Contact us for further information.
    2. Fees: $80 for passport or $15 for passport card – by check or money order, payable to US Department of State
    3. Fee: $25 execution fee – by cash, check, or money order, payable to Carroll County

 

Reminders:

  • *  Complete your application with black ink.
  • *  Allow plenty of time for your passport to be processed.
  • *  You may expedite for $60.
  • *  Do not sign your application until you are in the presence of a passport acceptance agent.

For additional passport information, go to www.travel.state.gov

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