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United States Passports

The City of Meridian Clerk’s office is a passport application acceptance facility. We accept applications for new passports on behalf of the U.S. Department of State. We process the first portion of your application and then mail it to the U.S. Department of State. The State Department then will review and finish processing your passport.

We accept passport applications by appointment only between the hours of 8:00 am to 3:30 pm, Monday through Friday.

Passport fees are only payable by check, money order or cashier’s check. The U.S. Department of State is unable to accept cash or credit/debit card.

Each individual applying for a passport must be present at the appointment, including children. Children under the age of 16 must have consent from both parents. If only one parent is able to appear, a notarized consent form, DS-3053 is required in place of that absent parent. We highly recommend you visit the website travel.state.gov for all the required documents you might need for your appointment.

To schedule a passport appointment, you may select one of the appointment types below to view our calendar and book an appointment. For more information regarding passports you can call 208-489-0387 to request a callback.

IF YOU DO NOT SEE AVAILABLE APPOINTMENTS, THAT MEANS THERE ARE NO OPENINGS AT THIS TIME. CHECK THE WEBSITE ANOTHER TIME. APPOINTMENTS ARE NOT BOOKED MORE THAN THREE WEEKS IN ADVANCE.

Passport Application Processing

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Routine applications are currently being processed as they are received, and the current modified processing time for routine applications is 6 to 9 weeks. Expedited applications are now being accepted at this time with a modified processing time of 3 to 5 weeks. Updated information about the application process can be found at www.travel.state.gov.

To learn the latest facts regarding the “REAL ID Act” click on the following link https://itd.idaho.gov/starcard/

  • You are applying for your first U.S. passport »
  • You are under 16 years of age »
  • Your previous passport was issued when you were under the age of 16
  • Your previous U.S. passport was lost, stolen or damaged »
  • Your name has changed since your U.S. passport was issued and you are unable to legally document your name change
  • Your previous U.S. passport was issued more than 15 years ago

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