Passport Services

Because of public health measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and city hall closure,  Passport services are suspended until further notice.  for more information, please visit WWW.TRAVEL.STATe.gov


PORTLAND CITY HALL IS AN AUTHORIZED U.S. PASSPORT ACCEPTANCE FACILITY

City Hall offers first-time passport applications by appointment only in the City Manager’s office, Room 208, Portland City Hall. Please call 207-874-8685, to schedule an appointment.

For walk in services, please visit the Portland Post Office at 125 Forest Ave, Portland ME 04101, 207-871-8423. 

TO RENEW YOUR PASSPORT PLEASE VISIT WWW.TRAVEL.STATE.GOV  AND COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING STEPS - rENEWAL PASSPORT BY MAIL AND BRING YOUR APPLICATION TO YOUR CLOSEST POST OFFICE.

The following information is very important for persons applying for a U.S. Passport:

1.    Complete the U.S. Passport Application (DS-11) for a passport book and/or passport card. Application must be signed in the presence of a Passport Acceptance Agent.*

* Please visit  www.travel.state.gov for more information about passport processing, fees and applications.

  • 1 certified copy of applicant’s birth certificate plus 1 photocopy of applicant’s birth certificate;
  • Picture I.D. of the applicant (driver’s license or State ID preferred);
  • Payment to the U.S. Department of State must be either check or money order;
  • Payment to City of Portland must be either check, money order, or cash;
  • 1 passport sized photo; the City of Portland offers passport photo service for $15.00 per photo;

 3.   Fee Schedule for Passport Book Applications:

  • $35.00 check, money order, or cash payable to the City of Portland for each application;
  • $110 check or money order payable to the U.S. Department of State of applicants age 16 or older;
  • $80 check or money order payable to the U.S. Department of State for applicants age 15 or younger (both parents must be present as well as the applicant);
  • A separate check or money order is required for each passport book application;

   4.      Fee Schedule for Passport Cards:

  • $35.00 check, money order, or cash payable to the City of Portland for each application;**
  • $30 check or money order payable to the U.S. Department of State of applicants age 16 or older;
  • $15 check or money order payable to the U.S. Department of State for applicants age 15 or younger (both parents must be present as well as the applicant);
  • A separate check or money order is required for each passport card application;

**If applying for both a passport book and a passport card, then only one $35.00 fee applies per application.