Passport Services


Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 2:00 pm 

PLEASE CALL 847-634-4600 to inquire about 

available APPOINTMENTs

Applying for a New Passport

The new passport process is for anyone who has either never had a passport before, are looking to renew a 5 year passport (typically people age 20 or younger), or are looking to renew a 10 year passport that has been expired for 5 years or longer.

To obtain a new passport book or card, you will need:

Renewing Your Passport

The renewal passport process is ONLY for those who are renewing a 10 year passport that either has not yet expired or expired less than 5 years ago. 

To obtain a renewal, you will need:

  • A completed application form DS-82. Form can be found here.
  • Most recent passport.
  • Passport photo.

Passports for Children Under 16

Applicant must be present. Applications for children 4 and under must provide their own photos. Parents apply on behalf of the child; both parents must sign application in the presence of an agent or they must present a notarized Statement of Consent form or a notarized statement of why the second parent could not attend. 

Statement of Consent Form should include the child's full name, birth date, and name of consenting parent and a photocopy of the front and back of the non-appearing parents identification. Learn more from the Department of State about obtaining and renewing passports for children under 16.

Applicants Age 16 to 17

Applicants age 16 to 17 go through a different process from children 16 and under. Visit the Department of State for more information about applying for a passport for this age group.

Passport Fees

Passport Type or Service
United States
State Department
Passport Book Fee
United States
State Department
Passport Card Fee
Vernon Township Fee
Age 16 and Over
$130.00 $30.00 $35.00
Age 15 and Under
$100.00 $15.00 $35.00
Expedite Fee
$60.00 $60.00 N/A
Passport Photos
N/A N/A $10.00
Express Mail
$19.53 N/A $27.00
Renewals $130.00 $30.00 $10.00

You must bring at least 1 personal check or money order. Credit cards can only be used to pay for Vernon Township fees.