Passport Information

Required Documentation:
Please visit for any questions regarding passports, and for a full list of required documents when getting a passport.  
Important Notations:
The 'Emergency Contact' section on forms DS-11 and DS-82 must be filled out. 

Passport photos must be clear, in focus, and have a plain white background with no shadow. Full face, front view, taken in normal attire. No hats or dark sunglasses. Have a neutral facial expression or a natural smile, with both eyes open.

Before Your Appointment:
All applicants (Including Children) must be present at the time of your appointment. 
Please have the following documents ready at the time of your appointment:

  • DS-11 U.S. Passport Application completed (In Black Ink and Not Signed)
  • Valid Driver's License or Other Identifying Documents
  • Certified Birth Certificate, Primary US Citizenship Evidence, or Recent Passport Book
    • Customer must submit along with the original, a copy of their Birth Certificate.  Must be legible, on 8.5 x 11 white paper, in black ink, and cannot be double sided.  District Clerk's Office charges $1.00 per copy if none are provided.
  • Passport Photo (Processed on-site at a cost of $10 per person)
  • A Check / Money Order made out only to the 'U.S. Dept. of State' for:
    • Books: $80 (15 yrs and under)   $110 (16 yrs and over)
    • Cards:  $15 (15 yrs and under)   $30   (16 yrs and over)
  • Check / Money Order, made out to Rockwall District Clerk, debit / credit card, or cash in the amount of $35 for each applicant’s processing fee.

Expedited Passports:It is your option to purchase a $25.50 express mail postage stamp at the US Post Office to overnight your expedited application.

  • The cost for an Expedited Passport Book is an additional $60 - (Books Only)
    • $140 (15yrs and under) - $80 Application Fee plus $60 Expedite Fee. (Optional Fee for the Passport Agency to overnight back to the applicant is $16.48)
    • $170 (16yrs and over) - $110 Application Fee plus $60 Expedite Fee. (Optional Fee for the Passport Agency to overnight back to the applicant is $16.48)

By Appointment Only
Passport applications are processed by appointment only in our Office. Make your appointment today by clicking this link.