Required Documents

Bring all of the following documents to your appointment.  Arriving prepared will save you time and help you complete the process in just one visit.

1. Application for a U.S. Passport: Please make sure you use the correct form, as listed below. Fill out the form completely before your appointment, but DO NOT sign it.

Note: See here if your last passport was issued more than 15 years ago.  

2. 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.

3. Evidence of U.S. citizenship: Original documents are required. Notarized copies are unacceptable. Bring one photocopy.

4. Proof of Identity: Original documents are required. Notarized copies are unacceptable. Bring one photocopy. 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