Moraine Township

First Time Passport Applications

Need a passport book or card?
Applications accepted at Moraine Township Office

Moraine Township has been certified by the US Department of State to process first-time Passport Applications.

Appointments are accepted between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Township office. The Moraine Township office is located at 800 Central Avenue, Highland Park, Illinois 60035.

Call the Moraine Township offices today, 847-432-3240, to schedule an appointment.

  • We'll take your passport photo (cost $15 per applicant)!
  • Fees accepted in check or money order only.

Passport Book? Passport Card? What's the difference?

Passport cards are not valid for international air travel, only for land and sea border crossings between the U. S. and Canada, Mexico, Bermuda and the Caribbean.

Estimated Passport Processing Time
The U. S. Department of State estimates 4-6 weeks; if expedited processing is requested for an additional fee, estimated time is 2-3 weeks.

Documents needed for your appointment

  • Certified copy of birth certificate with both parents names on it

  • Illinois Drivers’ License or State ID

  • Two passport photos – no glasses; no smiling; best not to wear white
  • NOTE: Moraine Township can take your passport photo

  • Two checks (we do not accept other forms of payment)

  • If applicant under age 16, both parents are required to come to the appointment

  • Form DS-11 completed in black ink

Learn more about applying for a US Passport

Download Form DS-11


Photo requirements

General Information

777 Central Av, Highland Park IL 60035, 847-432-3240