Passport requirements

Adult (18 years old and older) — Never had a passport or previous passport expired more than five years ago

  • Everyone applying for a passport must be present
  • Expired OR last passport (if applicable) or birth certificate (original or certified copy)
  • Colorado photo ID or driver’s license
  • Completed, unsigned passport application (available on the U.S. Department of State website) 
    • Social Security Number must be on the application
    • Application must be signed at our office or the acceptance facility
  • One color passport photo (2 inches-by-2 inches)
    • We offer photo services for $10 during your appointment (beginning Oct. 1, 2023)
  • Two separate fees due with your application:
    1. Passport book and/or card fees made payable to the "U.S. Department of State" (checks and money orders only)
    2. Application processing fee payable to "Jefferson County" (credit and debit cards, checks, and money orders accepted)