Passports for Children
What You Need to Apply
- A completed DS-11 form
- One 2”x2” passport photo*
- Evidence of child’s U.S. citizenship
- Evidence of relationship between child and parent(s)/guardian(s)
- Parent(s) or guardian(s) identification
- Provide parental consent
- Pay applicable fee
Passport photos are available at the Elizabeth and Westfield offices for $10.*
For more detailed information for applying for a passport for a child under the age of 16, click here.
For more detailed information for applying for a passport for a child ages 16 & 17, click here.
Renewal of Passport for Children
To renew a passport for a child (15 or younger), the above requirements are the same as well as the submission of the old passport.
Please Note: A passport for a child cannot be renewed by mail.
Form DS 3053 Statement of Consent: Issuance of a Passport to a Minor Under Age 16