top of page

Application Form DS-11

The Application Form DS-11 is the standard document required for individuals applying for a U.S. passport for the first time. This form is issued by the U.S. Department of State.

Who Should Use This Form

  • First-time passport applicants.

  • Individuals under the age of 16.

  • If a previous passport was issued before the applicant turned 16.

  • Replacing a lost, stolen, or damaged passport.

How to Complete the Form

  • Ensure all sections of the form are filled out accurately.

  • Use black ink and write legibly.

  • Do not sign the form until instructed by an acceptance agent.

Documentation Needed

us passport ds 11
  • Proof of U.S. citizenship.

  • Valid photo identification.

  • Passport photo adhering to specific guidelines.

bottom of page