In recognition of “Passport Day in the USA” Milwaukee County Clerk Joe Czarnezki is offering free passport photos – a $10 value – to Milwaukee County residents who submit a new passport application in the County Clerk’s office, Room 105 of the County Courthouse, on Thursday, September 15 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Non-Milwaukee County residents and those renewing their passport can download a coupon for $1.00 off their passport photos from the County Clerk’s web site at: http://county.milwaukee.gov/PassportInformation22001.htm.
“If you’re planning a trip to a destination where a passport is required, apply for your passport and take advantage of our free photo offer on Thursday, September 15,” Czarnezki said.
Passport application forms are available in the County Clerk’s office or may be downloaded from the U.S. Department of State website at: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en.html.
Passport applicants must bring in a certified birth certificate and a valid government issued photo identification card, such as a driver’s license. The cost of a passport is $135 for adults and $105 for children under the age of 16.
All persons applying for a passport, including children, must be present during the application process. Both parents must sign the application of a passport for a child under the age of 16.