Apply for a Passport at Miami City Hall

The City of Miami Office of the City Clerk is a United States Passport Acceptance Facility that operates by APPOINTMENT ONLY


Step 1.Review Hours of Operation

Passport Acceptance Facility (located at Miami City Hall) is CLOSED until further notice.

Passport services are available by APPOINTMENT ONLY. Walk-in passport services are NOT available. It is very important that you review all of the steps outlined to apply for a U.S. Passport before making your appointment.
Appointments must be made online using the Online Appointment System. 


Passport Acceptance Facility Hours of Operation: 

 Monday - 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
 Tuesday - Closed
 Wednesday - 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
 Thursday - Closed
 Friday - 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

For emergency passport services, please call the Passport Agency at 1 (877) 487-2778 or visit their website at www.Travel.State.Gov

 Review Processing Time

  • Routine service - 6 to 8 weeks.
  • Expedited service - 2 to 3 weeks.
  • Service less than 2 weeks - call 1 (877) 487-2778 or visit the U.S. Passport Agency website for instructions on how to get your passport fast.

Additional Processing Time Information

Step 2.Complete Application and Collect Documents

Application and documents vary based upon applicant's age and circumstances. Review and follow instructions carefully to avoid delays in processing. The State Department has listed the necessary documents needed as well as the form you must fill out on their website. You must bring these documents and the completed form with you to our office. 

Passport for applicants 18 and over

Passport for applicants 16 and 17

Passport for children under 16

Passport Renewal by mail

Please Note: If you are using Form DS-82 (renewal), we cannot process your application. You must mail in your renewal application yourself. We recommend using a trackable delivery method when mailing in your passport application.

Step 3.Prepare Payment

Please Note: The City of Miami has a separate processing fee from the federal passport fee. You will need one (1) check or money order payable to U.S. Department of State and one (1) check or money order or cash payable to City of Miami. 

Type of Passport       

Regular Service 
(6 weeks)

Expedited Service
(3 weeks)

Application Execution Fee 

Check/Money Orders ONLY   Payable to: US Dept. of State   Payable to: City of Miami
Adult Passport Book  $110 $170 $35**
Adult Passport Card  $30 $90 $35**
Adult Passport Book & Card  $140 $200 $35**
Child Passport Book  $80 $140 $35**
Child Passport Card  $15 $75 $35**
Child Passport Book & Card  $95 $155 $35**
Overnight Return Mail Service  $16.48  $16.48  $16.48*
Passport Photo (ages 5 and older)      $12

*Effective January 28, 2019, the overnight return delivery service fee increased to $16.48.

Step 4.Schedule an Appointment and Visit Us

Walk-in passport services are not available. You must make an appointment online using the Online Appointment System.


After making the required appointment, visit us at:

Office of the City Clerk
Miami City Hall
3500 Pan American Drive
Miami, FL 33133

Step 5.After I Apply

Track Status of Passport

For more information on passports, please visit the U.S. Department of State's website or call 1 (877) 487-2778.