If you've never had a U.S. passport, are 16 or under, or aren't allowed to renew an existing passport by mail, you need to apply for a new passport in person. Please allow 4-6 months for this to process. Follow the steps below to obtain a new passport at the Shimberg Library.
Can't make your scheduled appointment or have a question about passport services at Shimberg Library? Call us at (813) 974-8432
*Original documents will be submitted to the U.S. State Departmeny
**Naturalization Certificate also requires submission of certified Birth Certificate if applicant is under 16 years of age.
You need one 2" x 2" color passport photo. See Passport Photos for requirements and examples. Passport photos are available at the Shimberg Library for $12.99, payable by credit card, Google Pay, and Apple Pay. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your appointment time if you plan to use our photo booth to take your passport photos. Not for use by children under the age of 6.
|Passport Type||Age 16+||Under 16|
|Book + Card||$160||$115|
We are located at 12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd. in Tampa, which is on the east side of the road, just south of the pedestrian bridge between USF and the James A Haley VA Hospital.
We have a parking space dedicated for our passport clients in the lot nearest to our building in lot 30 (see map below). If the dedicated space is in use, there are also two metered spaces in this lot, payable with debit or credit card. The library is the building located directly north of parking lot 30.