Passport Services During COVID-19 Outbreak

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT:

Due to the COVID-19 public health emergency and the Court’s attempt to comply with recommendations by the CDC (Center for Disease Control) to slow the spread of the virus and the Washington Supreme Court Order to courts to avoid in-person appearances, we have suspended all passport services.


**We are not accepting passport appointments at this time.**

You may check the Department of State website for more information about travel and passports at:

https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/ea/passport-covid-19.html 

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Once passport services resume, below is information about the Court’s typical services:

HOURS and LOCATION:  The Bainbridge Island Municipal Court accepts passport applications Wednesday through Friday from 8:20 AM to 2:40 PM, BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.  The online passport appointment scheduler is disabled until passport services are resumed.
The Municipal Court is located at 10255 NE Valley Road, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110.  
DO NOT GO TO CITY HALL FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT.  Click here for Directions to the Court.

PLEASE NOTE:  each appointment is only allotted 20 minutes.  It is very important that you arrive on time with all application materials completed and all photocopies made or we will not be able to process your application. 

INSTRUCTIONS:  For your convenience, we have attached the following Instruction Sheet (PDF) to make sure you have all necessary items prior to your appointment. Please be sure to review this instruction sheet prior to your appointment.  Your appointment will need to be rescheduled if you appear without the required items. 

PAYMENT METHOD:  Please bring your checkbook - you will need at least two checks. A SEPARATE CHECK/MONEY ORDER IS NEEDED FOR EACH APPLICATION and an additional payment is needed for the Court.  

PASSPORT FORMS:  Passport forms can be obtained online at the U.S. Department of State - Consular Affairs Travel website.  The court is closed to the public during the COVID-19 outbreak.  Do not come to the court to pick up forms.