CRBA – Fees

Fees for Consular Report of Birth Abroad and Passport:

  • Consular Report of Birth Abroad (CRBA) – $100
  • Passport for minor applicant – $135

Note: All fees are non-refundable. The passport fee is a non-refundable processing fee and is retained by the Department of State whether or not the passport is issued.

Payment methods:


  • U.S. dollars
  • New Israeli Shekels (NIS) (amount is according to the U.S. Embassy daily rate of exchange)

Credit cards: Only international credit cards that can accept charges in U.S. dollars

Bank checks:

  • Must be payable to “U.S. Embassy”
  • Must be in the U.S. dollar amount of the service (not the shekel equivalent)
  • Must be typed by the bank; bank checks with handwritten information (or handwritten revisions) will not be accepted
  • Must have a series of three electronically-printed numbers on the bottom
  • Must show the dollar amount completely and properly within the amount box, with the amount printed neither above nor below the box 

NOTE: Personal checks are not accepted.