Apply for a Passport

NOTICE


Please be advised Passports will not be processed in The Office of the City Clerk on these dates listed: Thursday, May 25, 2017 Tuesday, May 30, 2017 Tuesday, June 6, 2017


Authorized Passport Acceptance Agency


As an authorized Passport Acceptance Agency, the City Clerk’s Office accepts passport applications.

When a Passport is Necessary


Canadian Travel


All persons, including U.S. citizens, traveling between the United States and Canada are required to present a valid passport, or other documents as determined by the Department of Homeland Security.

Entering the U.S. from a Foreign Country


Every U.S. citizen, including babies and children, must present a valid passport book or passport card to enter the United States from any foreign country, either by air or by land. A passport is also required for countries including Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean and Bermuda at land borders and seaports of entry.

Acceptable Forms of Payment


Effective May 19, 2017 The Office of the City Clerk no longer accepts CASH payments for U.S. passport transactions.U.S. Money Orders Only.

You will need 2 separate money orders:
1. Passport Money Order made payable to : U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE (SEE THE FEE SCHEDULE FOR YOUR APPROPRIATE AMOUNT)
2. $25.00 Money Order made payable to: THE CITY OF EAST ORANGE

Passport Services - Hours of Operation


Effective March 1, 2016, U.S. Passport Services will be conducted Tuesday - Thursday, during our scheduled hours of operation:

Day Hours of Service
Type of Service
Tuesday 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Walk-In
Wednesday 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
By Appointment Only
Thursday 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Walk-In

Scheduling Appointments & Obtaining Application Forms


To schedule an appointment and/or to obtain application forms, information on required identification documents and fees, contact the City Clerk's office, or visit the U.S. Department of State Passport website.

Photo Service - Temporarily Suspended
The Passport Photo Service offered by the City Clerk’s Office is temporarily suspended.

Please provide passport photos with application.