Wednesday, July 26, 2017
     
 What is needed to get a passport?

1. APPLICANT MUST APPEAR IN PERSON

2. PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP (original-certified copy of your birth certificate OR citizenship certificate)

3. PROOF OF IDENTITY (driver’s license – if no driver’s license available, must provide photo ID)

4. PASSPORT PICTURES
Photo Fee: $8 for passport photo at Register of Deeds office

5. FEES (2 checks are required)

Age 16-up: $110 - US Dept. of State AND
$25 - Register of Deeds (execution fee only) or
$33 - Register of Deeds (execution fee & photo)

Age 15-down
: $80 - US Dept. of State AND
$25 - Register of Deeds (execution fee)or
$33 - Register of Deeds (execution fee & photo)
 

please note...

Passports for the 16+ age group are valid for 10 years from the issue date. Passports for the 15-below age group will be valid for 5 years from the date of issue.

For children 15 and younger, the child must be present AND both parents must sign the application. If one of the parents is unable to appear, an affidavit may be presented from the absent parent.



Register of Deeds

215 Kansas, PO Box 278 
Alma, KS 66401 

Phone: 785-765-3822
Fax: 785-765-3824
Email: rod@wbcounty.org


Please allow 6 weeks to receive your passport in the mail after executing the application. If a passport is needed sooner than 6 weeks, applications may be expedited for an additional $103.61 each.
 

All the needed forms may be obtained in our office at the time of application, or they are available on-line at www.travel.state.gov. If you have any questions concerning passport applications, please contact this office.