WPPL has been certified by the U.S. Department of State to accept applications and fees and to take official passport photos.
Monday – Thursday: 9:30 a.m.–7:30 p.m.
Friday and Saturday: 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Appointments are required. Passport Services may take up to an hour, depending upon the number of individuals applying.
Call us at the library at 440-871-2600 to arrange an appointment or ask questions. You can also email the Circulation Department with questions.
Complete information about Passport Services including downloadable application forms, current requirements and fees, and travel warnings are available on the U.S. State Department's U.S. Passports & International Travel website at travel.state.gov.
There are several different passport fees that may apply. Some fees are paid directly to the U.S. Department of State via personal check or money order. Other fees are paid directly to Westlake Porter Public Library.
For more information about fees and how to obtain a passport, please visit travel.state.gov.
If this is your first passport, you must apply in person. You'll need the following items:
Additional documentation is required for minors under the age of 16.
If you are renewing an expired adult passport issued within the last 15 years, you will have to apply by mail. Renewal forms are available online through the State Department website, travel.state.gov, and at Westlake Porter Public Library. We are also able to take your passport photo (see Fee listed above).