Passports

A tourist passport takes approximately three to four weeks to process.  Please apply in advance (up to one year prior to expiration).  All regular U.S. citizen services are by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, please proceed here.

  1. Completed DS-82 (PDF 82KB) via the Online Application Wizard or printed and completed by hand.
    • Most recent U.S. passport, even if expired, to show that you were at least 16 years old when your most recent U.S. passport was issued.
    • Please include your current local address in Kosovo (even a temporary one) as the mailing address.
  2. One Passport Photo (5cm x 5cm). Starting November 1, 2016, eye glasses will no longer be allowed in passport photos.  For more information, please click here.
  3. Proof of U.S. Citizenship and Identity –Original and One (1) Copy.
    • Most recent U.S. passport, even if expired, to show that you were at least 16 years old when your most recent U.S. passport was issued.
  4. Fee– $110. CASH ONLY, payable in U.S. Dollars or euros at the Embassy’s exchange rate.

To expedite processing, complete the application online, print and bring completed application.

  1. Completed DS-11 (PDF 101KB) via the Online Application Wizard or printed and completed by hand.
    • Please include your current local address in Kosovo (even a temporary one) as the mailing address.
  2. One Passport Photo (5cm x 5cm).  Starting November 1, 2016, eye glasses will no longer be allowed in passport photos.  For more information, please click here.
  3. Proof of U.S. Citizenship – Original and One (1) Copy.
    •  U.S. Birth Certificate, U.S. Naturalization Certificate, Consular Report of Birth Abroad, or U.S. Certificate of Citizenship. U.S. Birth Certificate must include your full name, date and place of birth, sex, date the birth record was filed, the seal of the official custodian of such records (state, county, or city/town office), and the full names of your parent(s).
  4. Proof of Identity – Original and One (1) Copy.
    • Previous U.S. passport or other government issued ID (Can be U.S. or foreign government ID).
  5. Fee – $105 (Minor children under age 16), $135 (adults, first time, or lost/stolen passport). CASH ONLY, payable in U.S. Dollars or euros at the Embassy’s exchange rate.

MINORS must also bring the following:

  • Both parents’ government IDs (For minors under 16 years of age) – Original and One (1) Copy Each.
  • Progressive photos – from each year since issuance of last passport (For minors under 16 years of age).
  • Both parents must be physically present in the Consular Section to sign a minor’s passport application. Everyone must be listed when making the appointment. If one parent is not physically present, then notarized form DS-3053 (PDF 52KB) should accompany the application along with a photocopy of the passport.

U.S. military members: Bring your military ID.

For a previously lost/stolen U.S. passport: Completed DS-64 form (PDF 51KB) and police report, if you have one.

Name change: Bring your marriage certificate, court orders, or decrees – Original and One (1) Copy.

To expedite processing, complete the application online, print and bring completed application.