The Wallace County Register of Deeds office serves as an Acceptance Agent for the U.S. Department of State for passport execution and can also provide passport customers with application forms and brochures.
Requirements for Passport Applications: (additional requirements may apply)
Form DS-11 Passport Application must be personally presented to and executed (signed) before an authorized Acceptance Agent. A paper copy of form DS-11 can be acquired from the Wallace County Register of Deeds office or an online fillable pdf can be found here on the US Department of State website, travel.state.gov.
Applicants must have proof of U.S. Citizenship; i.e. original certified birth certificate
Must submit one (1) color photograph taken within the last six (6) months; 2" x 2" in size and meeting all US Department of State requirements
Must establish your identity to the Acceptance Agent; examples include a current valid Driver's License, previous U.S. Passport, or government employee ID
Fees can be found on the U.S. Department of State Passport Fee site here.
*There are special requirements for children under age 16 applying for a passport. Please inquire with an Acceptance Agent for details.
*For further information, please contact the Register of Deeds office at 785-852-4283, by e-mail, visit the U.S. Department of State website, or call the National Passport Information Center at 1-877-487-2778 (toll free).