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For applicants ages 16 - 17 – at least one parent or guardian must be present to sign and present ID.

Note: This is only a general guide. For special circumstances/requirements, visit

Questions? Call the library's Circulation desk at (714) 738-6333

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DS-11 Application Form


  • Form must be completed in black ink prior to your appointment.
  • If you make an error, complete a new form. Do not correct.
  • Complete lines 1-21.
  • Do not sign.
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Proof of Identity** 

**Preferable to Provide at Least One Parent's Identification 
Bring one (or more) of the following:

  • Applicant's Valid Driver’s License
  • Applicant's Current Passport
  • Applicant's Government Employee ID
  • Applicant's Recent certificate of naturalization


  • One Parent's Identification (note type of acceptable identification above)
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Proof of U.S. Citizenship

If you were born in the U.S. you must submit one of the following:

  • Previous U.S. Passport (Required if available.)
  • Certified birth certificate. (Must contain the name of the parents.)

If you were born in a foreign country you must submit one of the following:

  • Certificate of Naturalization
  • Fully valid, undamaged  U.S. Passport (can be expired)
  • Consular Report of Birth Abroad or Birth Certificate
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Passport Photo

Available at the Library for $10 per applicant.
Color photo. 2x2”. White background. Must have been taken within the last six months. 

Click here for Full Photo Requirements

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Payment #1

Paid to the U.S. Department of State. Check or Money Order only.

Passport Book .... $130
Passport Card .... $30
Passport Book & Card .... $160

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Payment #2

Paid to the Fullerton Public Library. Visa, Mastercard, check, or money order.
Execution Fee .... $35 per application

PDF iconClick Here to Download a Printable Checklist (Ages 16-17)


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