Passports at the Library

Get your passport forms, photos, and passport questions answered at the Palos Verdes Library District! Passport Acceptance services are by appointment or on a first-come, first-served basis during the hours listed below.

Hours

Appointment Hours

Book Weekday Appointments by Phone

Peninsula Center Library   Miraleste Library
Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 11:00 am Monday - Saturday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Call (310) 377-9584 ext. 247 or 245                                      Call (310) 377-9584 ext. 452

Appointments need to be made by 12:00 pm, one business day prior to the appointment time.

 

Book Saturday Appointments Online
Saturday 9:00 am - 2:00 pm (except holiday weekends)

  1. Please book 1 appointment for each member of your party in the same room.

  2. In the appointment "Notes" section, please indicate if you currently have passport photos or if you need photos taken.
  3. Please read ALL of the information in the What You Will Need to Bring Cheatsheet.  Thank you.

 

Walk-in Hours
We have limited walk-in hours available at the Peninsula Center Library.

Monday - Thursday 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Friday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A high volume of passport applicants are resulting in long walk-in wait times at our Passport Office.  We strongly encourage you to make an appointment so we may serve your passport needs in a timely manner.


 

What You Will Need to Bring

To see a list of what you will need to bring with you to process your passport application, refer to our What You Will Need quick facts page.


 

Fees

ADULT (16 and Older) – Passport Book, Passport Card
Passport Book $110  payable to U S Dept of State   -  (check)
Passport Card $30   payable to U.S. Dept of State  -  (check)
Processing Fee $25   payable to PVLD  -  (cash, check, Visa or MasterCard)

CHILDREN (15 & UNDER) – Passport Book, Passport Card

Passport Book $80  payable to U S Dept of State  -  (check)
Passport Card $15  payable to U S Dept of State  -  (check)
Processing Fee $25  payable to PVLD  -  (cash, check, Visa or MasterCard)

Optional Services

Expedite Fee (allow 3 Weeks) $60  payable to U S Dept of State  -  (check)
Express Mail (passport mailed to customer from agency) $14.85  payable to U S Dept of State  -  (check)
Express Mail (application mailed to Passport Agency) $18.11  payable to PVLD  -  (cash, check, Visa or MasterCard)
Passport Photo $15.00  payable to PVLD  -  (cash, check, Visa or MasterCard)

 

Allow 4 to 6 weeks for the return of the passport for regular service(Expedited service delivers within 3 weeks for an additional $60.)*Additional copy fees may apply. Final charges will be calculated at the Passport Office counter.


 

Processing Options

Routine 4 - 6 weeks Regular Service
Expedited 3 weeks Additional $60 per Applicant
Expedited at Agency 2 weeks Additional $60 per Applicant

 


Emergency Passports

Travelers departing within 2 weeks must make an appointment with the Los Angeles Passport Agency at (877) 487-2778 (24-hour appointment scheduling system).
 


DS-11 Application

We are authorized by the U.S. Department of State to process the DS-11 application.  This application is for first-time applicants or for minors whose passports are expiring or have expired. 

*We do not process the DS-82 application, however the forms are available at the Passport Office.