How to Apply for a Tourist Passport

Tourist Passports may be applied for at the City of Walker Clerk’s office
Passport Hours are: Monday – Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Fridays 7:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
No appointment necessaryContact the Clerk’s Office at (616)791-6865 with any questions or concerns.  We also take passport photos!

Six Month Validity Rule
The Six Months Validity Rule is imposed by foreign countries, and not by the United States. It simply means that your passport should be valid for more than six months from your return travel date.

What you Need to Apply for a Passport

  1. Application filled out.  To fill out passport application online go to: travel.state.gov
  2. Drivers license
  3. Certified Birth Certificate with raised seal (From County)
  4. Passport pictures (We take pictures for $10.00 per person)  – Must meet Passport Requirements (taken within past six months, white background, and 2” x 2”, etc.)
  5. Two Separate Payments
    1. One payment to the US Dept of State (Check or Money Order ONLY)

    2. Second payment to the City of Walker (Cash, Check or Debit/Credit Card).

 Cost for 16 years & Older – Valid for 10 years.
Tourist Passport Book – Travel internationally via air, land or sea.

Standard

Expedited

$110.00 (US Dept of State)

$170.00 (US Dept of State)

 

 

$25.00 (City of Walker – Standard Fee)

$25.00 (City of Walker)

$10.00 (Picture taken by the City of Walker)

$10.00 (Picture)

Passport Card – Travel to Mexico, Canada, the Caribbean and Bermuda via land and sea ports-of-entry.$30.00 (US Dept of State) (Can be Expedited)
$25.00 (City of Walker)
$10.00 (Picture taken by the City of Walker)

Cost for under 16
 – Valid for 5 years. Child and both parents must be present.

Tourist Passport Book

Standard

Expedited

$80.00 (US Dept of State)

$140.00 (US Dept of State)

 

 

$25.00 (City of Walker – Standard Fee)

$25.00 (City of Walker)

$10.00 (Picture taken by the City of Walker)

 $10.00 (Picture)

Passport Card
$15.00 (US Dept of State) (Can be Expedited)
$25.00 (City of Walker)
$10.00 (Picture taken by the City of Walker)

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