How Do I Obtain a Passport?

Passports can be obtained at the County Clerk's Office, 210 Lake Street in Elmira. Applications are processed 8:30am to 4:00pm Monday through Friday.

PASSPORTS
16 and older (10 year passport issued) - Check or money order ONLY made payable to U.S. Dept. of State - $110.00

15 and under (5 year passport issued) - Check or money order ONLY made payable to U.S. Dept. of State - $80.00

PLUS a $25.00 Execution Fee for each passport  (Cash or check made payable to Chemung County Clerk)

Passport Photos(2) taken at County Clerk's Office - $12.00

Passports are obtained 6 weeks after application.

Expedite Passport service (3 weeks delivery) is $60.00 additional fee per applicant.

YOU WILL ALSO NEED:

1.  Two identical passport photos (COLOR Only)

2.  Proof of citizenship: Birth certificate with raised seal, file date and certified by Official Custodian of the Record (NO hospital certificates) or previous passport or Naturalization Certificate

3.  Identification: Current driver's license or previous passport (if issued after 16th birthday within the past 10 years) or current college ID