Office Closed on Tuesday, July 4th
Please be advised that the office will be closed on Tuesday, July 4th. Our Passport Department will resume its regular evening hours on July 11th.
Passport Department Evening Hours on Tuesdays
Our Passport Department is open late Tuesday evenings.
Due to required processing times, we cannot accept walk-ins past 4:00pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays or past 7:30pm on Tuesdays.
Only those with appointments will be accepted beyond those times.
If you would like to set up a time to meet with a Passport Acceptance Agent, please call 973-285-6161. We will set aside 15 minutes for each application to be processed. If there is a need to cancel, please notify our office at least 48 hours prior to your scheduled appointment.
Passports to be Required for NJ Residents Boarding Domestic Flights
Please see this announcement from County Clerk Ann F. Grossi regarding the Department of Homeland Security’s Real ID Act, which will take effect on January 22, 2018. More information regarding the Real ID Act can be found on the DHS website.
Get Your Passport at the Morris County Clerk’s Office
Recently brought my children for their passports! Great staff! Easy easy easy! We arrived at about 3pm on a Thursday afternoon no wait very pleasant experience. Thanks Morris County Clerk’s Office!
– Charlene Kelly-Reddin
The Passports Department of the Morris County Clerk’s Office is an Acceptance Agency for the U.S. Department of State. We assist in the preparation of passport applications and the collection of all supporting documents, which are then forwarded to the State Department. We offer an expedited service for those who may be traveling on short notice as well as extended hours on Tuesday evenings. We will process the applications of all first time passport applicants, renewal applicants, and provide mail-in applications for those that meet the requirements.
Read our helpful brochure for more information.
The Morris County Clerk’s Office also offers passport photos! The photo fee is $10 and is added to the County Clerk’s fees.
The U.S. Department of State offers both passport books and passport cards. Learn about the differences to decide which is right for you.
Monday through Friday: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Tuesdays: 8:00am – 7:30pm (extended hours)
Applications may take up to 15 minutes complete and 15 minutes to process.