Passport Requirements for Adults
- Fill Out Form DS-11: Application for a U.S. Passport
- Submit Completed Form DS-11 In Person
- Submit Evidence of U.S. Citizenship
- Present Photo Identification or Secondary / Supplemental Identification
- Pay the Applicable Fee
- Provide One Passport Photo
- Please Note: Birth records previously issued by the Jersey City/Hudson County Office of Vital Statistics are no longer accepted by the federal government when applying for a U.S. Passport. For more information about these birth records, visit www.state.nj.us/health/vital/jerseycity.shtml.