Passport Services at Niagara Falls Public Library

Niagara Falls Public Library is proud to have been designated a Passport Acceptance Facility by the Department of State. Below you'll find information on our service hours, making appointments, new applications, renewals, fees, photos and what to bring.

Visit the official U.S. Passport website at travel.state.gov.

Click here to make an appointment.
Choose a date and time from our calendar and fill in the online form to make your appointment.

New Applications:
More information on applying for a passport can be found online.

For minor applicants (under age 16) both parents/guardians must appear in person with the child and provide consent authorizing passport issuance to the child. Click here for more information.

For applicants between the ages of 16-17, it is recommended that at least one parent/guardian accompany the child. Click here for more information.

> Fill out Form DS-11
Bring a completed, unsigned DS-11 New Passport Application form (which must be filled out in black ink). Form DS-11 can be picked up at the Niagara Falls Public Library or found online.

> Proof of U.S. Citizenship
Bring one of the following:

  • Original birth certificate
  • Previous U.S. passport
  • Certificate of Naturalization
  • Certificate of Citizenship
  • Consular Report of Birth Abroad

> Proof of Identity
Bring one of the following:

  • Valid driver's license
  • Valid non-driver ID
  • Previous U.S passport
  • Certificate of Naturalization
  • Certificate of Citizenship
  • Government employee ID
  • U.S. military ID
  • Valid foreign passport
  • Matricula Consular

> Passport Photo
Provide one photo. To ensure that your photo meets the requirements, carefully read the information provided online.
We offer passport photo services for a fee of $15 per photo.

Renewals:
More information on renewing a passport can be found online.
You can renew a passport by mail using DS-82 U.S. Passport Renewal Application form. Form DS-82 can be picked up at the Niagara Falls Public Library or found online.

FEES

 

Passport Book
Application Fee

Passport Card
Application Fee

Execution
Fee

Overnight Delivery Fee
(optional)

Expedited Processing Fee (optional)

Adults
(ages 16 & over)

$110

$30

$35

$15.89

$60

Minors
(under age 16)

$80

$15

$35

$15.89

$60

Two separate payments are required for each application

The application fee, expedited processing fee and return postage fee are paid directly to the Department of State
by check or money order made payable to Department of State.

The execution fee is paid to the Niagara Falls Public Library
by cash, check, money order, or credit card made payable to Niagara Falls Public Library.

 

 

 

 

Processing Time and Application Status:
Routine service is approximately 6 weeks from the time of application.
Expedited service is approximately 2-3 weeks from the time of application.
Click here for more information on processing times and how to check on the status of your application.