New Passport Child (Age 16 and under)

You are eligible for a Child Passport if:

  • the applicant is a U.S. citizen 15 years old or younger.

The Child Passport is valid for 5 years and cannot be renewed. It is considered a new Child Passport application every time until the applicant is 16 or older. If the applicant is 16 or older, you must apply for a New Adult Passport.

You will need the following documents in order to expedite your Child Passport:
  • Proof of U.S. Citizenship
  • Proof of Identity of Parents
  • Proof of International Travel Plans within 14 days or 30 days if a visa is needed
Government fees of $105 are paid separately. If you wish to expedite your passport, you will need to pay an additional $60 government fee.