First Adult Passport

A person is applying for their first adult passport if they are over 18, have never had a passport before, or if their previous passports were issued before they turned 16.
Note: An appointment is needed for this service

You must:

  1. Complete a Passport Application DS 11.( PDF 11KB)
  2. Present Original Birth Certificate or Consular Report of Birth Abroad
  3. Provide valid Government-Issued ID
  4. Provide one (1) passport photo  (Note: Photo size 2″x2″ in with a white background, and free of shadows.)
  5. Provide the Social Security Number
  6. Growth Progression Photos
  7. Make an appointment (Click Here)
  8. Fees: non-refundable
    • 145 U.S. Dollars
    • At the Embassy: Fees may be paid in U.S. dollars or the equivalent in Lempiras. International credit cards are accepted.  Personal checks are not accepted.
    • At the Consular Agency in San Pedro Sula: Fees may only be paid in Lempiras. Exact change is required.  International credit cards are accepted.  Personal checks are not accepted.
    • You must pay all fees directly at the Embassy or the Consular Agency. Do not make payments at a bank or any other establishment
  9.  Turnaround Time:
    • When applying in Tegucigalpa – Approximately 13 working days.
    • When applying in San Pedro Sula – Approximately 5 weeks.