Passport Acceptance

Fort Worth Library provides passport acceptance for U.S. citizens on behalf of the U.S. Department of State.

The Fort Worth Public Library is not currently accepting passport applications while we close to help prevent the spread of Coronavirus.



Step 1.Read How to Apply

 Apply directions

Step 2.Download and complete the form

Download form

Step 3.Gather Relative supporting documents

  • Photo ID
    • Submit a photocopy of the front and back of each ID that you present when you apply.
    • You must present a physical, government-issued photo identification document (ID) when submitting
      • Form DS-11 if you are:
        •  Over age 18
        • The parent or guardian identifying an applicant under age 18
  • Submit a photocopy of the front (and back, if there is printed information) of your original evidence of U.S. citizenship.
  • Photocopies must be: legible, on white 8.5”x11” standard paper, black and white, and single sided.
  • In some cases, you may be able to submit a certified copy of your citizenship evidence. A certified copy is any document that has the seal or stamp of the official issuing authority.
  • If you don't want to submit a photocopy of your citizenship evidence, you may submit a second certified copy of your citizenship evidence, which we will keep. If you don’t submit a photocopy or a second certified copy of your citizenship evidence, your passport processing could be delayed.
  • You cannot submit digital evidence of U.S. citizenship (e.g. electronic or mobile birth certificate) when applying for a U.S. passport. You must continue to submit your physical evidence of U.S. citizenship and a photocopy of it.

Step 4.Have a photo created or at the library

Know the rules and regulations for taking a passport photograph.

Step 5.Fees

Passport fees see the fee calculator.

Passport fees chart.