Apply for a Passport

As an authorized Passport Acceptance Agency, the City Clerk’s Office accepts passport applications.

When a Passport Is Necessary

  • Canadian Travel: All persons, including U.S. citizens, traveling between the United States and Canada are required to present a valid passport or other documents as determined by the Department of Homeland Security.
  • Entering the U.S. From a Foreign Country: Every U.S. citizen, including babies and children, must present a valid passport book or passport card to enter the United States from any foreign country, either by air or by land. A passport is also required for countries including Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Bermuda at land borders and seaports of entry.

Acceptable Forms of Payment

  • For Passport Money Order or Check made payable to: 
  • $35 Cash or Money order made payable to: 
    • City of Passaic

Passport Services - Hours of Operation

For more information, you may call the City Clerk’s Office at 973-365-5584 or email Amada Curling.

  • (Summer Time) Business Hours: 
    • Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 4 pm (last applicant taken at 3:40 pm)

Additional Information

For application forms, information on documentation required, fees, and a wealth of other passport and international travel information, visit: