Apply for Your First U.S. Passport (Adults)

U.S. Passport Book
U.S. Passport Book

Please follow the instructions on this page if:

Note: If you are applying for the first passport for a child under the age of 18 who was born overseas, you must first report the child’s birth. You may apply for the child’s first passport at the same time.

In order to apply for a U.S. passport you need to make an online appointment.

Please bring the following documents to your appointment:

  • Complete a passport application DS-11.(Please do not sign the application, you will be asked to do it in front of a consular officer.)
  • Proof of U.S. citizenship: Certified birth certificate; or Consular Report of Birth Abroad; or Naturalization Certificate or Certificate of Citizenship.
  • Proof of identity: Driver license; or State or other photo ID card.
  • Photos:  Please submit one color photo taken within the past 6 months, 2″ x 2″ (5 cm x 5 cm) size with a white or off-white background. Digital photos are not generally acceptable. There is a photo machine in the waiting room of the consular section which can take photos for a fee of 40 Kuna (payable in Kuna only).
  • Fees: The fee for an adult passport is $145. Payment may be made in U.S. Dollars, Croatian Kuna or by credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, or Diners Club). Personal checks are not accepted.