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The Salt Lake City Public Library is an official passport application acceptance facility. Customers can apply for a U.S. passport and/or passport card.

You must apply in person if any of the following are true:

  • You have never been issued a U.S. passport or
  • You were under age 16 when your previous passport was issued or
  • Your most recent U.S. passport was issued more than 15 years ago or
  • Your most recent U.S. passport was lost or stolen or
  • Your name has changed since your previous U.S. passport was issued and you are unable to legally document your name change


Applicants will be seen during office hours on a first-come, first-served basis. Please be aware that each acceptance/execution will require 20 minutes, assuming the application is filled out completely and correctly and all documents and forms of payments are present.


Passport Services are offered at the Main Library, Level 3.

210 East 400 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111


 Mon–Thu 3–7pm
 Fri 1–5pm
 Sat 10am–5pm
 Sun Noon–4pm

* subject to holiday closures

Please Bring:

  1. Completed Application for a U.S. Passport, Form DS-11 [PDF or Online]

    NOTE: Do not sign application until requested to do so by authorized agent

  2. Proof of Identity
    Approved forms of ID:

    • Utah Driver’s License
    • Utah State ID card
    • Previous Passport
    • Certificate of Naturalization with identifiable photo
    • Certificate of Citizenship with identifiable photo
    • Government Employee Identification with identifiable photo
    • Official U.S. military or military dependent ID
    • Current (valid) foreign passport

  3. Proof of U.S. Citizenship
    Submit an original AND a photocopy.
    Documents are submitted with the application and will be mailed back to you by the State Department.

    Acceptable proof of citizenship includes:

    • Naturalization Certificate
    • Previous U.S. Passport (may be expired but must be undamaged)
    • U.S. Birth Certificate *

  4. Photo

    • Must have been taken in the past six months
    • Front view with a white background
    • Must be 2" x 2" in size
    • Library can take a passport photo for you ($10 Fee)

NOTE: Passport applications for minors under age 16 may require additional documentation. See the U.S. Department of State website for more information.

* Must be an original or certified copy and list your full name, date and place of birth, and parent(s) full names. If you need a copy of your Utah birth certificate, contact the Utah Vital Records Office.


NOTE: Passport Fees are determined by the U. S. Department of State.


Two separate payments are required:

  1. Make Application Fee checks payable to U.S. Department of State
  2. Acceptance/Execution Fee can be made via credit/debt card or via check. Make checks payable to Salt Lake City Public Library.

Passport Book

Valid for all international travel

Type Application Fee: Acceptance / Execution Fee:
Adult - Age 16 and older $130  $35
Minor - Under age 16 $100  $35

Passport Card

For land or sea travel to Mexico, Canada, Caribbean, Bermuda only. Cannot be used on flights.

Type Application Fee: Acceptance / Execution Fee:
Adult - Age 16 and older $30  $35
Minor - Under age 16 $15  $35

Passport Book & Card

Type Application Fee: Acceptance / Execution Fee:
Adult - Age 16 and older $160  $35
Minor - Under age 16 $115  $35

Optional Services & Fees

Type - All Optional Services Check payable to U.S. Department of State Check payable to Salt Lake City Public Library
Expedite Fee (for faster processing than
routine service)
Passport Photo   $10.00
Return Delivery of passport book by USPS Express Mail (1–2 Day Delivery) $19.53  

Processing Times

Routine: 6–8 weeks

Expedited (Additional $60 Fee): * 2–3 weeks
Send application using USPS Priority Mail Express

Emergency Passport / Expedited at Agency: ** 8 business days
** Requires that you appear in-person at a Passport Agency or Center. The City Library is NOT a Passport Agency or Center, but rather a Passport Acceptance Facility. Based on need; restrictions apply.

NOTE: Processing times only include the time your application is at one of the Passport Agencies or Centers. Mailing times are not included in processing times. The total time to get your passport includes both processing and mailing times. 

It may take up to 2 weeks for applications to arrive by mail at a Passport Agency or Center, and up to 2 weeks for you to receive a completed passport by mail after it is printed.

Consider the total time it will take to receive your passport when you are booking travel.


Passport renewals may be done by mail if certain conditions are met. Click here for more information.

More information

For consulates, visa requirements, or general travel information, visit the For questions or to track your passport's progress, call:

National Passport Information Center


Customer service representatives are available:

Mon–Fri · 8am–10pm ET

Sat · 10am–3pm ET

* except on Federal holidays

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