Free Application for a U.S Passport (DS 11) Form | PDF | WORD

Any individual who wishes to apply for a new passport in the United States of America can fill this DS 11 form and submit it to the passport office. This form cannot be used for renewal purposes.

Follow the instructions given below to understand and fill the form correctly.


The form begins with the place and date on which you are filling this form followed by the contact details on which you can contact for any questions or queries. Special requirements for children are mentioned below the same followed by the documents you need to submit for proof of U.S. citizenship & identity, recent colour photograph and fees. It also states the laws, rules and regulations that need to be abided.

The main form begins with the document you are applying for and followed by that full and legal name (last, first, middle), date of birth, sex, place of birth, social security number, email address, phone number, complete mailing address with the zip code, list the other names you have used before followed by your parental information including the mother/father/parent full name (first, middle, last), date of birth, place of birth, sex, is s/he a U.S. citizen?

In the next page, fill in the full name of applicant, DOB, height, hair colour, eye colour, occupation, employer or school, contact numbers, permanent address, emergency contact details, travel plan details, if married then complete details of your spouse and have you ever been issued a U.S. Passport book or card before followed by their respective numbers and the date it was issued.

Application for a U.S Passport

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