Passports

We are currently not offering Passport Services. Please be patient with us as this service will open back up in January 2022. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please contact us for other Passport agencies near us.

The Henry County Library is a passport acceptance agency and is able to accept passport applications on behalf of the U.S. Department of State. U.S. citizens planning international travel may set up an appointment to apply for their passports at the following location:

Henry County Library | 123 E. Green St. | Clinton, MO 64735

Patrons must set-up an appointment in advance to obtain a passport. Walk-ins will not be accepted. Appointments are made with the available passport agent.

To book your appointment call 660-885-2612 or e-mail hcl@henrycolib.org.

For application forms, information on documentation required, fees, and other passport information visit the only official website for passport information- The official Government Passport website (travel.state.gov).

Passport Acceptance Hours:

Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 4:00pm

Every 3rd Saturday: 8:30am – 4:00pm

Passports usually arrive within 18 weeks of the application being processed. Expedited service for a 10-12 week arrival is available for a fee (see below for fee information). Anyone needing to travel sooner than 2 weeks should go to travel.state.gov for more information.

NEW PASSPORT INFORMATION – Have you ever had a passport? If you have, you need to talk to a passport agent before continuing. Please call 660-885-2612 and ask to speak to a passport agent.

  • Adult Passport Requirements
    • Application: Fill out the application in black ink. Can fill one out online at travel.state.gov. Form DS-11. DO NOT pay anyone online to fill one out. This is free.
    • Birth Certificate: Must be from a state, county, or city (rare). It must have an embossed, raised seal (not a gold sticker seal).
    • Driver’s License: Must be a current Driver’s License. It has to be a plastic card, cannot be a paper copy, and cannot have a void stamp.
    • Picture: $15
    • Check: The government requires a check for the fee. This can be a personal check or a Money Order. Book $110, Card $30. Both $140. Checks need to be made payable to US DEPT of STATE.
    • Our fees: $35 to Henry County Library, can be check, debit, or credit.
  • Juvenile Passport (under 16) Requirements
    • Both parents must be at the appointment. If this can’t happen, talk to a passport agent about what your options are.
    • Both parents must show Picture ID.
    • Must have birth certificate and picture (same requirements as adult passport).
    • Check or money order need to be made out to the US State Dept. Juvenile book $80, Juvenile card $15, execution fee is still $35 (Expedited fees- same rates as adults, see below).
  • Juvenile Passport Ages 16-18 Requirements
    • Same as adult passport, but must have “implied parental consent”. A signed check (from the parents’ account) will be accepted.

Expedited Services: (Book only) $60 for 12 weeks delivery instead of the regular 18 weeks (due to COVID). $17.56 for a passport to be overnighted from the Dept of State to the patron. Add this amount to the US Dept of State check/money order.

  • $25 to overnight from library to US Dept of State—add this to the execution fee that goes to the library.