You can apply for your newly issued U.S. Passport right here through the Erie County Clerk's Office. Our staff is trained and are Certified Passport Acceptance Agents and no appointment is necessary.
Passport Applications are accepted Monday-Friday from 9:00am-4:30pm at Old County Hall, NO APPOINTMENT necessary.
At the request of the Passport Agency, we can no longer accept Passport Applications for Renewal. They are now to be submitted by the Applicant and mailed to the address on the Renewal Application Form. Anyone renewing their passport and requires expedited service will need to schedule an appointment for the Buffalo Passport Office. Please call the renewal number below. The Buffalo Passport Office is located at 111 Genesee Street Buffalo, NY 14203
We not only process NEW passport applications in our office, but we can also bring our services to you with PASSPORTS on the MOVE! Reservations are required for all Passport Outreach Events. Please call the Erie County Passport number below to schedule a PASSPORTS on the MOVE! outreach event or click on the Passport Outreach Events link via "Clerk on the Go" to find our next community event.
Forms & Resources
- New Passport Application (DS-11)
- Renewal Passport Application (DS-82)
- Check Passport Status
- Passport Checklist
- Passport Info Sheet
Passports Contact Info
Erie County Passport Office: (716) 858-8866
United States Passport Agency: 1-877-487-2778/1-888-874-7793 (TDD/TTY)
April 2, 2018 – Execution Fee increased to $35.00 per the US Department of State
|Fees Payable to Department of State||$10.00|
|Passport Card- Children under 16||$15.00|
|Passport Book- Children under 16||$80.00|
|Passport Book & Card||$140.00|
|Passport Book & Card- Children under 16||$95.00|
|Expedited Service Fee||$60.00|
|Fees Payable to Erie County Clerk|
|Passport Photo||$10.00 *|
No Cash, Debit or Credit Cards Can Be Accepted. Check or Money Order Only.
*Make Execution Fee and Photo checks payable to "Erie County Clerk"*
**Each Passport Book and/or Card Application requires one check for payment, per applicant , made payable to "Department of State"**