Passports

Applying for a passport is easy at the library.

See the world and all it has to offer. Stop by our passport office at Central Library to get started.

  • We process passport applications, passport photos and offer travel books and media for you to plan your big trip
  • Our family-friendly passport office is your one-stop shop to securing passports for every member of your family
  • Optional expedited service if you are in a hurry

Passport Acceptance Facility Hours:
Sunday: 12 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Appointments 
Schedule an appointment on our booking calendar to apply for a passport today.
Before you book your appointment, look up the passport fees and get organized with this checklist:
Passport Checklist
Please have your completed passport application, required documents and fees ready before you schedule your appointment.

We accept check or money order payable to the U.S. Department of State. We do not accept cash.

 
Application:*
Form DS-11: Application for a U.S. Passport
Primary Identification (ID):*



Proof of U.S Citizenship:*




NOTE: For minors under 18, the birth certificate must be presented.
$35 ($50 with photos). Check or money orders only. Make out to Sacramento Public Library.
Check or money orders only. Make out to U.S Department of State. Visit travel.state.gov/passportfees for current fee information.
Have Questions?
What do I need to bring with me to get a passport?

Check travel.state.gov for an overview of everything you need to do to apply for a passport for yourself and for your family members, as well as the processing times for all passport services.

Do you need an appointment to apply for a passport?

While it is not mandatory to make an appointment, they are strongly recommended. We do not accept walk-in applications on Sunday, and we encourage you to use our booking calendar to make an appointment for quicker processing of your passport application and/or photo service.

Can you apply for a passport at any branch of the Library?

Our passport office is at Central Library in downtown Sacramento, on the second floor of the Library.

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