Passports

Note: Passport Services are suspended until further notice. For available processing centers, please call the National Passport Information Center at 1-877-487-2778.

New City Hall building
  1. Passports

    Phone: 425-776-1161

Appointments are Temporarily Unavailable
EFFECTIVE MARCH 23, 2020: Until further notice, the City of Mountlake Terrace is unable to process passport applications in an effort to observe social distancing mandates and flatten the curve of the COVID-19 spread.

Adults who wish to renew should submit a form DS-82 U.S. Passport Renewal Application for Eligible Individuals by mail, on their own behalf. 

Upon reopening, the City of Mountlake Terrace will return to being an Acceptance Facility for United States Passport Services. Extra precautions are taken to ensure the integrity of the passport application process.

Fees
One personal check or money order (per applicant) should be made out to the U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE for the following fees: 

Adult fees

  • Adult Passport Book (Age 16 & older) - $110.00 [Valid for 10 years]
  • Adult Passport Card - $30.00
  • Adult Passport Book & Card - $140.00
  • Expedited Fee per applicant - $60.00

Minors' Fees

  • Minor Passport Book (15 & younger) - $80.00 [Valid for 5 years]
  • Minor Passport Card - $15.00
  • Minor Passport Book & Card - $95.00
  • Expedited Fee per applicant - $60.00

Additionally: The City of Mountlake Terrace has a service/processing fee of $35.00 per application.
City fees must be paid using a separate check, credit card, or cash.
Applicants must supply their own photos.

Passport Requirements
1. Submit a completed application for a U.S. Passport (Form DS-11). Each applicant must be present. Social Security number must be on application.
2. Submit Evidence of Citizenship. Certified Birth Certificate OR previously issued U.S. Passport OR Certificate of Naturalization.
3. Applicants age 15 and under must be accompanied by both parents or legal guardians. Ages 16-17 must have one parent accompany them. Children 15 and under who have previously been issued a passport must submit the passport and a copy of their birth certificate.
4. One current passport photo (2 x 2 square) with white or off-white background. Photographs must meet U.S. Passport standards. You may either bring acceptable photos or you may purchase photos onsite for $15.00 when you apply for your passport.
5. Present a Valid and current Driver’s License or State ID.
6. Personal or Cashier’s Check or Money Order for Application Fee.

Other
Allow 6-8 weeks for routine processing and 2-3 weeks for expedited processing.
Contact National Passport Information Center (NPIC) at 1-877-487-2778 for other questions.
For more information regarding Passports and to download forms, see the United States Passport website. For Frequently Asked Questions, see the FAQ website.

Helpful Videos - Provided by U.S. Department of State
How to Apply for a U.S. Passport
How to Apply for Your Child’s Passport