Need a U.S. Passport to travel?
Get a U.S. Passport at the Miramar City Clerk’s Office.
The Miramar City Clerk's office is an acceptance agency for the United States Department of Passport Services.
A passport is an internationally recognized travel document that verifies the identity and nationality of the bearer. A valid U.S. passport is required to enter and leave most foreign countries. Only the U.S. Department of State has the authority to grant, issue or verify United States passports.
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Normal processing hours are: Monday-Thursday 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.- 4 p.m. Friday - Closed
Passports are processed by appointment only.
Processing takes approximately 20 minutes. All passport applicants must be present including children of all ages.
See Requirements below.
- See a list of Passport Acceptance Agencies
WE CANNOT PROCESS YOUR APPLICATION UNLESS ALL ITEMS ARE PROVIDED.
PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP
- Originals must be sent with Application
- EXPIRED U.S. PASSPORT;
(children under 16 must submit birth certificate with expired passport)
NOTE: If both parents are listed on the birth certificate, then both must appear at the appointment to sign or the non-applying parent must sign a parental consent form & have it notarized. ;
- ORIGINAL OR CERTIFIED COPY OF BIRTH CERTIFICATE
- ORIGINAL CERTIFICATE OF NATURALIZATION;
(If a child is receiving citizenship through the parents Naturalization, you must also submit the child’s Resident Alien Card, Birth Certificate (certified translation if not in English), and Passport.
VALID PHOTO ID
- Examples: State issued ID, Driver’s License, Passport, etc.
ONE PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO
Effective February 1, 2008, the U.S. Dept. of State have implemented new fees & new requirements for minors. Also, U.S. Passport Cards are being introduced which allow international travel by land or sea between the United States, Canada, Mexico the Caribbean and Bermuda.
** Two-parent consent change: UNDER AGE 16 will now require both parents’ or legal guardians’ consent
Must be paid by Personal Check or Money Order,
|Age 16 & Over||Under Age 16|
|Regular - Within 6 to 8 weeks||$110||$80|
|Expedite - Within 3 weeks (an additional $60)||$170||$140|
|Passport Card Fees||$30||$15|
Must be paid in CASH, DEBIT or CREDIT CARDS or MONEY ORDER
We provide the passport applications. All applications must be signed in front of the passport agent.