Library Passport
Monday 10-9 5-7
Tuesday 10-9 5-7
Wednesday 10-9 5-7
Thursday 10-9 5-7
Friday 10-5 CLOSED
Saturday 10-5 10-2:30

19 East Prospect St., Waldwick, NJ 07463 (map)
201-652-5104 waldcirc @ bccls.org

Passport Instructions

For first-time customers and those ineligible to renew by mail.

We do not take appointments. Applications are processed on a first come, first served basis.

Applicants must present a completed passport application, proof of United States citizenship, proof of identification, one regulation passport photo, and payment of applicable fees by check.

Application Form

Please visit the home page of the U. S. Department of State, to review more detailed instructions and to download application forms or call the library at 201-652-5104 for more information.

DO NOT SIGN THE APPLICATION until you are before a passport application acceptance officer.

Proof of U.S. Citizenship

U.S. Born

Foreign Born

Proof of Identity - Photo ID Is Required


Present at least one passport photograph taken within the past 6 months, 2 x 2 inches in size. Photos should be in color, clear, front view, full face, with a white or off-white plain background. Photos should be taken in normal street attire without a hat or sunglasses. Uniforms are not permitted. Your photo should show your glasses if they are worn all the time.

The Waldwick Library Passport Agent will take one set
of photographs for a fee of $10.00.

Original Documents

ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS ARE SENT WITH YOUR APPLICATION. Please be prepared to part with your original birth certificates and other official papers for as long as six weeks. They will be returned to you with the new passport.