Required Documents

Bring all of the following documents to your appointment. 

  1. Statement Regarding a Lost or Stolen U.S. Passport (Form DS-64).
    Report your passport lost/stolen online here, or fill out the form completely before your appointment and bring it with you. 
  1. Application for a U.S. Passport (Form DS-11)
    Fill out the form completely before your appointment, but DO NOT sign it. 
  1. 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. 
  1. Evidence of U.S. citizenship:
    Photocopies and notarized copies are unacceptable.
  • U.S. birth certificate
  • Consular Report of Birth Abroad
  • U.S. Certificate of Citizenship or Naturalization, or
  • A valid or expired U.S. passport – Bring a photocopy of your lost/stolen passport, if available. 
  1. Proof of Identity:
    Photocopies and notarized copies are unacceptable. Must be a valid, government-issued photo ID, such as:
  • Foreign passport
  • Driver’s license
  • National identity card with photograph, or
  • Military I.D with photograph 
  1. Police report, if you filed one.
  2. 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.