Passport Services

The City of Highland is a designated Passport Acceptance Agency, authorized by the U.S. Department of State to accept Passport applications.

All applicants, including minors, MUST be present for the passport appointment.

Processing time for a passport is 10-12 weeks for routine services and 4-6 weeks for expedited service. For the most current processing times, please visit the U.S. Department of State website.

The City of Highland offers the following services:

  • First Time Passports
  • Passports for Minors
  • Expedited Processing
  • Passport Card
  • Lost or Stolen Passport
  • Passport Changes or Amendments

NOTE: We do not accept passport renewal applications (DS-82) if they meet the requirements for mail renewal.

Please bring the following documents to your appointment:

  • Completed and unsigned DS-11 form
  • Original Evidence of U.S. Citizenship (original & photocopy):
    • Certified birth certificate issued by the county or state*
    • Consular Report of Birth Abroad
    • Naturalization Certificate
    • Certificate of U.S. Citizenship
  • Valid identification document
  • Photocopy of valid identification document (front & back).  Double sided copies will not be accepted. 
    • Valid Driver's License
    • Current Government ID (city, state, or federal)
    • Current Military ID
  • Passport Photo - NOTE:  We do NOT provide photo services at this time. 
  • Payment method: Check, money order or cashier’s check.

Passport Fees (PDF): Please note TWO separate payments are required:

  • The Application Fee is payable to the U.S. Department of State.
  • The Acceptance/Processing Fee of $35 is paid directly to the City of Highland.

* A certified birth certificate has a raised embossed, impressed or multicolored seal. The registrar's signature and date must be visible. Abstracts which do not include complete parental information are not acceptable for passport purposes. Short-format abstract certificates from California are never acceptable.

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