Passport Information

You must have a valid passport to participate in any International Program, including Washington, D.C. Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months after your scheduled return date. If you do not have a passport, or your passport has expired, you should start the application process immediately. As soon as you receive it, submit a digital copy to the International Programs Office.

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Necessary Passport Documents

Birth Certificate (original or certified copy)
2 Passport-sized color photos
Your Social Security number
Identification (current, valid driver's license or previous passport)*

*Note: Social Security cards are not considered valid identification.

Passport and Visa Photos

In addition to the two passport photos needed for a new passport, all program participants must bring an additional four passport photos. Additional photos may be required as part of your visa process as well. Passport photos can be purchased at most drug stores or post offices. Costco Wholesale is a good option for affordable passport photos.

Local Malibu vendors:

UPS Store

23823 Malibu Rd Ste 50, Malibu, CA 90265

(310) 456-6226

Postal Annex

30745 Pacific Coast Hwy #21, Malibu, CA 90265

(310) 589-4800

Local Passport Offices or Agencies

Find a passport agency in your area of the U.S.

Malibu City Clerk's Office
Address: 23815 Stuart Ranch Rd. Malibu, CA 90265
Phone: (310) 456-2489
Hours: Monday - Thursday: 9:00am-3:00pm; Friday: by appointment only
Services: New passport processing
Web Address: Malibu Passport Acceptance Office

Santa Monica Post Office
Address: 1248 5th St. Santa Monica, CA 90401
Phone: (310) 576-6786
Hours: Tuesday - Friday: 10:00am-1:00pm
Services: New passport processing

Beverly Hills Post Office
Address: 325 N. Maple Dr. Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Phone: (310) 247-3470
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:30am-12:00pm, 1:00pm-3:00pm (appointments only)
Services: Expedite or regular passport, photos on location for $15

West Los Angeles Federal Building
Address: 11000 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1000. Los Angeles, CA 90024
Phone: (877) 487-2778
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00pm-3:00pm
Services: Only passport expediting
Web Address: Los Angeles Passport Agency

National Passport Center
Address: P.O. Box 371971. Pittsburgh, PA 15250-7971
Phone: (877) 487-2778
Hours: Speak with a representative Monday - Friday: 8:00am-10:00pm, EST
Services: obtain new, renew, correct or change passport information
Web Address: National Passport Information Center

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