U.S.

Passport Card



Used for land or sea crossings to Canada, Mexico, Bermuda and the Caribbean region.
The Card is not valid for air travel, or for re-entrance into the United States from any other foreign country.

Passport Card is good for:
10 years for adults; 5 years for minors

Fees for first time applicants:


$30.00 for each adult
$15.00 for minors (under age 16)

(​This fee MUST be paid with a check or money order 
made payable to the U S Department of State)


Clerk's Fee for each Passport Card - $25.00

Passport Photo $10.00

(This fee may be paid with a check or cash)


Verify fees at http://travel.state.gov

​​U.S.

Passport Book



Used for travel by air, sea or land to all destinations.
A U.S. Passport Book is valid for all forms of travel and is required to re-gain entrance into the United States from any country by air.

Passport Book is good for:
10 years for adults; 5 years for minors

Fees for first time applicants:


$110.00 for each adult 

$80.00 for each minor (under age 16)

(This fee MUST be paid with a check or money order

made payable to the U S Department of State)


Clerk's Fee for each Passport Book - $25.00

Passport Photo - $10.00

(This fee may be paid with a check or cash)


Verify fees at
http://travel.state.gov



Legal Office

Hours:

Mon - Fri

8:30 to 4:00

Dwight "ike" Hodson

Highland County Clerk of Courts 
Hillsboro, Ohio


Legal Office

937-393-9957

Title Office

937-393-9958


                   4 Easy Steps To Apply For A Passport Book or a Passport Card


         1 - Stop by the Clerk's office to pick up an application OR go to travel.state.gov to complete and print your                              application(Do not sign the application)


​           2 - Obtain a Passport Picture  (The Clerk's office will take your picture for a nominal fee of $10.00)


           3 - Each Applicant MUST appear in person and bring to the Clerk's office the completed application, a                                       Certified Copy of your Birth Certificate, your Driver's License and the appropriate fees as shown below.


                 NOTE: If you were born in the State of Ohio, a Certified Copy of your Birth Certificate 

                                                 may be obtained at the Highland County Board of Health Department


           4 - The Clerk's Office will complete the process and submit the application to the Passport Agency

                     Normal delivery is 4 to 6 weeks.  Expedited delivery is 2 to 3 weeks.  (additional fee of $74.85)