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Review the requirements, forms and documents you'll need. Print your application,single-sided, on plain, 8.5 x 11 white paper using either a laser or inkjet printer in black ink.
Submit the original document, and make one photocopy.
The application must be created online at http://pptform.state.gov. Print two copies of the DS-11 form. Do not sign the form until instructed to do so at the Passport Acceptance Facility.
If your child has previously been issued a US passport, submit the most recent passport book. It will be marked cancelled and returned with the new passport.
such as a copy of airline reservations showing applicant’s name.
The photocopies must be on 8.5″x11″ paper, on only one side of the paper. If a parent’s name on the ID does not match the child’s Proof of Citizenship, an original Name Change document (marriage certificate, divorce decree, or court ordered name change document) is required.
Submit a check or money order payable to “US Department of State”
This form is not required if both parents accompany the applicant to the Passport Acceptance Facility. If one parent is absent, he or she must sign Form DS-3053 in front of a Notary Public.
The Letter of Authorization (LOA) allows us to represent you to all agencies involved in issuing your passport. The signature on all the LOAs must be an original pen-to-paper signature in blue or black ink, and must match the signature on your current passport and your application form. No faxes, scans or copies will be accepted. You must obtain the LOA from your travel specialist before you visit the Passport Acceptance Facility.
The applicant and both parents will need to appear in person at a Passport Acceptance Facility to have their identity verified and documents reviewed by an Acceptance Agent. A $35 execution fee will be paid directly to the facility.
To find the most convenient Passport Acceptance Facility, visit http://iafdb.travel.state.gov/.