Passport Acceptance Facility

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Effective Thursday, June 1, 2017  Passports will no longer be processed at the City Clerk’s Office.

Beginning Monday, June 5, 2017, Passports will be processed at Cameron Community Center at 1305 E Cameron Ave on Mondays and Wednesdays between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. by appointment only.  Updated number to book appointments will be posted soon. 

For more information on how to apply for a Passport please call our Passport Hotline at (626) 939-8744

Please visit the U.S. Department of State’s website at http://travel.state.gov to find a Passport Acceptance Facility near you.


Icon-pdf Passport Services Brochure

Passport Applications must be submitted in person in the City Clerk's Office: 
Room 317
West Covina City Hall
1444 W. Garvey Ave. South
Passport Telephone Line (626) 939-8744 (recorded message)
Mondays & Wednesdays only between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.

  

AS OF JUNE 1, 2009, ALL U.S. CITIZENS TRAVELING BY LAND OR SEA BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA, MEXICO CENTRAL AND SOUTH AMERICA, THE CARIBBEAN AND BERMUDA, MAY BE REQUIRED TO PRESENT A VALID U.S. PASSPORT BOOK OR CARD. 

The fees are set by the federal government and are universally applied by all Passport Application Acceptance Service facilities. Fees per passport are as follows: 

Passport Book- Routine Service (to receive passport within four to six weeks) 

 

PASSPORT BOOKS

PASSPORT CARDS

PASSPORT BOOK & CARD

Children 15 & Under*:

$80 payable: U.S. Dept of State
$25 payable: City of West Covina
$15 payable: U.S. Dept of State
$25 payable: City of West Covina
$95 payable: U.S. Dept of State
$25 payable: City of West Covina

Adults 16+:

$110 payable: U.S. Dept of State
$25 payable: City of West Covina

$30 payable: U.S. Dept of State
$25 payable:City of West Covina

$140 payable: U.S. Dept of State
$25 payable: City of West Covina

* Both parents must appear with children 15 and under.


  • Expedited Service (to receive passport in approximately two to three weeks)
    • The expedited service fee is an additional $60 added to the passport fee, payable to the "U.S. Department of State."
  • Overnight Delivery Return Fee
    • From the passport-processing center to you, add $20.66 for express postage to the passport fee payable to the "U.S. Department of State."
Items Required When You Apply For A Passport
Complete and submit application in person. Each application must be accompanied by all of the following: 
  1. Proof of U.S. Citizenship – previous U.S. passport, certified copy of long-form (not “abstract”) birth certificate or original Certificate of Naturalization or Certificate of Citizenship with foreign birth certificate for minors.
  2. Submit a Photocopy of each form of Identification documentation presented (i.e. Driver’s license), showing both sides of ID on 8½ x 11paper.
  3. One passport photos.
  4. Appropriate fees - Payable by Check or Money Order Only.
  5. Both parents must appear for applicants 15 and under.
  6. Passport application – completed, but not signed.

There are additional requirements for children 15 and under:

  1. Both parents or the child’s legal guardian must appear with child and present valid identification.
  2. Must submit evidence of the child’s relationship to parents/guardian(s) such as a certified copy of birth certificate or adoption decree even if applying for subsequent passport.
  3. If only one parent is able to appear they must present either evidence of sole custody or second parent’s notarized written consent to the issuance of a U.S. passport.

 

Passport Photo Services are now available in the City Clerk's Office for $12.


The U.S. Department of State now requires that the customer supply a photocopy of their identification at the time of passport application acceptance.

The City Clerk’s Office is not responsible for providing photocopies for passport applicants. As a courtesy, the City Clerk’s Office offers Photocopy Services for $0.25 per page.

If international departure is in less than two weeks or passport is needed for foreign visas, it is advised that you apply at a Regional Passport Agency; an appointment is required. To schedule an appointment click here. 

For additional information here are some helpful links: 

Application/instruction forms are available from the City Clerk's Office during normal business hours. Submitting applications for execution is limited to Mondays and Wednesdays only between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. 

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