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First-Time Applicants / New or Renewal for Minors

Passport Applications
You may submit your passport application at:
Federal Way City Hall 
Second Floor
33325 8th Avenue South
Federal Way, WA  98003


Mon - Fri / 8:30AM - 12:00PM
Call 253.835.2603 to schedule

Payment to the US Department of State must be check or money order. A second separate payment to the City of Federal Way may be check, money order, cash, VISA, or MasterCard.


Processing Times
  • Routine/Regular Service: 18 weeks 
  • Expedited Service: 12 weeks if returned by overnight delivery (additional fee)

View the Seattle Passport Agency information if you need a passport book (including a renewal) and are traveling sooner than two weeks. Follow this link (New Adult Passport) for information for applying for a new Passport for adults (note, the City of Federal Way must have the payment to the US Department of State by check or money order).


First-Time Applicant and Renewals for Minors 

  • All those applying (including children and infants) must appear in person. 
  • For minors, both parents must appear. If one parent is unable to appear, he or she may submit form DS3053 (minor consent) with a copy of his or her identification. The minor consent form is available at City Hall or online.
  • Applicable fees (two separate fees, see the Passport Fees page). 
  • Completed application - applications may be obtained at City Hall or online.  
  • Identification:
    • Valid driver's license, government-issued ID, or military ID. Include a photocopy of your ID on an 8 1/2 by 11-inch paper with front and back on the same side of the paper or on separate pages. 
  • Proof of citizenship:
    • Certified birth or naturalization certificate and/or previous passport (original documents only). (If under 16 and renewing a passport, submit the minor's passport and birth certificate.) Birth registration or hospital certificates are not acceptable. A previous passport that expired more than five years ago may be used if over the age of 16. 
  • One passport photo.