Required Documents

Bring all of the following documents to your appointment.

1. Statement Regarding a Lost or Stolen U.S. Passport (Form DS-64). (PDF 52KB)
Report your passport lost/stolen online here, or fill out the form completely before your appointment and bring it with you.

2. Application for a U.S. Passport (Form DS-11) (PDF 102KB)
Fill out the form completely before your appointment, but DO NOT sign it.

3. Photo:
One 2 inch x 2 inch / 5cm x 5cm square passport photo taken within the last six months.
Note: There is no photographer at the Embassy. There are multiple locations to get a passport photo near the Branch Office in Tel Aviv.

4. Evidence of U.S. citizenship:
Photocopies and notarized copies are unacceptable.

5. Proof of Identity:
Photocopies and notarized copies are unacceptable. Must be a valid, government-issued photo I.D., such as:

  • Foreign passport
  • Driver’s license
  • National identity card with photograph, or
  • Military I.D with photograph

6. Police report, if you filed one.

7. Additional requirements for minors: There are additional requirements for minor applicants.

One last note: If you are on a short visit to Israel, the West Bank, or Gaza as a tourist and have had all your documents stolen, bring what you can.  We will look at the specifics of your case during the interview.