Passport services will begin on August 29th, 2022 by appointment only. Appointment times are limited. To schedule an appointment call 314-963-8630 or fill out this form. To find another facility that is currently accepting applications, click this link.

If your passport is up for renewal, please check the details on the Department of State website to see if you’re eligible for a mail in renewal.


Brentwood Public Library acts as a Passport Acceptance Facility for the United States Department of State. Applicants are responsible for providing complete and accurate information on their passport applications. Incorrect or unacceptable information may result in processing delays and/or denial of your application. Questions should be directed to the National Passport Information Center (NPIC) at  1-877-487-2778 or travel.state.gov.


Processing Times

Ensure your passport application process goes smoothly by finding passport forms, hours of acceptance, fees, and requirements here. Incomplete applications, or applications outside of designated passport acceptance times will be ineligible for processing.

Routine8-11* weeks (includes up to 12 weeks processing and 6 weeks mailing)
Expedited5-7* weeks (includes up to 6 weeks processing and 6 weeks mailing)
Expedited at Agency**Must have international travel within 72 hours (3 business days)
*Times subject to change in accordance with the US State Dept.
**”Expedited at Agency” services only available at Passport Agencies. We are unable to process these requests.


Passport Processing Hours

Processing Hours:
By appointment only.

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

9AM – 6PM
9AM – 4PM
12PM – 6PM
9AM – 6PM
Closed
Closed

Library Address

Brentwood Public Library
8765 Eulalie Ave
Brentwood, MO 63144

314-963-8630

Library Hours

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Closed
9AM – 8PM
9AM – 8PM
9AM – 8PM
9AM – 8PM
9AM – 6PM
9AM – 5PM


Passport Checklist

  • Appear in person.  All ages. No exceptions for children.
  • Complete DS-11 passport application. Completed in black ink with no white out or scribbling
  • Present valid Missouri State Driver License or valid government ID.  U.S. Dept. of State will not accept temporary paper licenses. Applicants under the age of 16 must apply in person with both of their parents or with one parent and completed form DS-3053.  Applicants who are 16 or 17 must appear with one parent (parent also provides valid ID).
  • Pay the required fees to the U.S. Dept. of State (check or money order only).  
  • Pay the required $35 fee made payable to Brentwood Public Library for the $35 processing fee per application. We accept cash, check, or credit card.
  •  Proof of U.S. Citizenship (original birth certificate, U.S. Passport or original naturalization certificate).  All children under the age of 16 must present their original raised-seal birth certificate. Birth certificates must show the name(s) of both parents. If you do not have an original birth certificate, you must contact the Vital Records Office for the County in which you were born to obtain a certified copy. Certified copies of St. Louis County birth certificates can be requested here.
  • One passport photo. 2×2 in size • Color • Taken within past 6 months • Full face, front view • Neutral, non-exaggerated facial expression • Plain white or off-white background • No hat/headgear • No glasses • No work uniforms (security reasons) • No graininess or blurring. Please note that Brentwood Public Library does not take passport photos.
  • DO NOT SIGN THE APPLICATION UNTIL REQUESTED TO DO SO BY THE PERSON ADMINISTERING THE OATH.

Other Resources

For more information on documents and fees please visit the State Department website and FAQ. Information is subject to change at any time in accordance with federal regulation.

We are happy to print out any forms you may need here at the library. If you’d like to bring your own forms, they can be found on the State Department website.

The Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) is a free service to allow U.S. citizens to enroll their trip with the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate.

If you are interested in monitoring safety conditions for specific destination(s) overseas, sign up for email alerts to receive the latest Travel Alerts and Warnings.

If you’re interested in knowing more, check out this video on how to prepare to apply for a passport.