International Travel requirements are constantly changing & more of us are in need of a Passport – whether it is for Spring Break travel or Summer Vacation.   A quick trip to Cancun, Mexico used to be so easy but I have found myself going through the process of Applying for a U.S. Passport.

Here are a few easy steps for you to follow & some LOCAL details as well:

1.   Complete Application for Passport: DS11 You can complete it ONLINE, PRINT IT, or fill it out IN PERSON (see below for locations around the Flower Mound area)

Facility Name Street Address City State ZIP Code Public Phone Distance
Flower Mound Post Office 2300 Olympia Drive Flower Mound TX 75028-9998 (97… 0
Lewisville Main Post Office 194 Civic Circle Lewisville TX 75067-9998 (97… 5.4
Southlake Post Office 300 State Street Southlake TX 76092 (81… 6.9
Tarrant County District Clerk 1400 Main St. ste 340 Southlake TX 76092 (81… 6.9
Grapevine City Secretary 200 South Main St. Grapevine TX 76051 (81… 7.5
Grapevine Main Post Office 1251 William D Tate Ave Grapevine TX 76051 (81… 7.5
Coppell Post Office 450 S Denton Tap Coppell TX 75019 (97… 7.6
Valley Ranch Station 8501 N. MacArthur Blvd Irving TX 75063-9998 (97… 9.8
DFW Airport Mail Center 2300 W 32nd St. Dallas TX 75261-9741 (97… 10.0
Colleyville Post Office 1501 Hall Johnson Rd Colleyville TX 76034-9998 (81… 10.6

2. FEES:

What Are You Applying For?
(In Person)

Application Fee
Make Payable to
“Department of State”
Execution Fee
Paid separate  to the facility where you are applying
Total Amount You Pay
Passport Book (Age 16 & Older)
Passport Book (Under Age 16)
Passport Card (Age 16 & Older)
Passport Card (Under Age 16)

3. PHOTO: **Note – A Passport Photo will never be the most glamorous picture that you take. Be prepared for it to possibly be the ugliest picture ever.** Ok, that being said:

  • Picture must be on a White Background
  • Must be taken within the last 6 Months
  • Wear your “Street Clothes” – this does not mean gang attire
  • You can take these with a Digital Camera – Just make sure to follow the rules.
  • Photo must be 2 in X 2 in
  • Our LOCAL offices listed above have Photo Abilities ON-SITE

4. PROOF of Citizenship

Primary Evidence of U.S. Citizenship (One of the following):

Previously issued, undamaged U.S. Passport
Certified birth certificate issued by the city, county or state*
check box Consular Report of Birth Abroad or Certification of Birth
Naturalization Certificate
Certificate of Citizenship

Hope these details help as you are working on Travel Plans!

Information Gathered from Travel.State.Gov

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