*Passports are available by appointment only, please call 847-634-4600 for an appointment*
Applying for a New Passport
To obtain a new passport book or card, you will need:
- A completed application form DS-11.
- Proof of citizenship. Visit the Department of State to view a list of relevant documents.
- A passport photo.
Renewing Your Passport
To obtain a renewal, you will need:
- A completed application form DS-82
- Old passport
- Passport photo
If your passport has been expired for 5 or more years, you need a new passport, and it is not a "renewal."
Passports for Children Under 16
Applicant must be present. Applications for children 4 and under must provide their own photos. Parents apply on behalf of the child; both parents must sign application in the presence of an agent or they must present a notarized Statement of Consent form or a notarized statement of why the second parent could not attend.
Statement of Consent Form should include the child's full name, birth date, and name of consenting parent and a photocopy of the front and back of the non-appearing parents identification. Learn more from the Department of State about obtaining and renewing passports for children under 16.
Applicants Age 16 to 17
Applicants age 16 to 17 go through a different process from children 16 and under. Visit the Department of State for more information about applying for a passport for this age group.
|Passport Type or Service
Passport Book Fee
Passport Card Fee
|Vernon Township Fee
|Age 16 and Over
|Age 15 and Under
Please bring 2 personal checks or money orders. No credit cards will be accepted.