Apply for your U.S. passport at the Clerk’s Recording Office between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. It takes approximately 30 minutes to apply for a passport. See Fees Schedule for current fees and accepted payments.

All passport applications must be printed on single pages and completed legibly with black ink and no white-out. As a courtesy, we do offer identification photocopy services for .15 cents per copy.

You are encouraged to review passport information before coming to the office

Application Instructions

Processing Times

Routine processing is 4-6 weeks. Expedited service is 2-3 weeks.

Once the application is completed and mailed, we no longer have access to your information.  Any questions after the application is submitted, must be directed to the US Department of State. by calling 1-877-487-2778 from 6 a.m. - midnight, Monday through Friday (excluding federal holidays) or visit their Application Status page.  

The National Passport Information Center contact directory can be found on the same website.

Passport Fees

Make checks payable to:

  • U.S. Department of State (check or money order ONLY)
  • Clerk of Courts (check, cash or money order) - Photocopy fee may apply