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Passports - U.S.

Passport forms, passport fees, information on how to apply and more can be found on the Department of State’s official website for passport and travel information:


You will need a current application form (Form DS-11) properly completed. Forms can be obtained from the County Clerk’s Office or by visiting the website at You can fill the form out and bring it in. Please do not sign the form until requested to do so in the presence of an acceptance agent. Forms must be filled out in black ink only.

Proof of Citizenship: A certified birth certificate must include your given name and surname, date and place of birth, full name of parents, date the birth record was filed, and the seal or other certification of the official custodian of such records. Naturalization and consular report of birth abroad are considered proof of citizenship.

Proof of Identity: A valid driver’s license or picture ID.

Photograph: A passport photo following the Passport Agency specifications. Your picture can be taken in the County Clerk’s Office for a fee of $17.00.

U.S. Passport Book - (16 years of age or older)      -  $130.00 
U.S. Passport Book - (15 years of age or younger) -  $100.00 

U.S. Passport Card - (16 years of age or older)       -  $30.00 
U.S. Passport Card - (15 years of age or younger)  -  $15.00 

A $35.00 per applicant processing fee, payable to the County Clerk’s Office in cash, check, or money order. 

All applicants must appear in person. If the applicant is 15 years or younger, both parents are required to appear along with their proper identification. If applicant is 16 or 17 years old, one parent needs to be present with identification. 

Applications for passports are processed Monday – Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Brown County Clerk’s office, 305 E. Walnut St., Room 120.
**However, citizens must be present at the County Clerk’s Office well in advance of 4 p.m. each day to ensure their needs are properly addressed and/or business conducted in a timely fashion.

For all other information, contact the County Clerk’s office at 920-448-4016.