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South Dade Regional Library 10750 SW 211 St
305‑233‑8140
South Dade Regional Library Exterior
SundayClosed
Monday10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday2 - 7 p.m.
Thursday2 - 7 p.m.
Friday10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Closed on County‑observed holidays.

Free parking, handicap access, and photocopy service (for a nominal fee).

Although passport applications are accepted at the library, U.S. Passport Books and Cards are not processed at the library. The South Dade Regional Library is the only branch participating in the Passport Application Acceptance Program.

By Appointment Only

Customers in need of Passport Services must call the South Dade Regional Library to schedule an appointment with a Passport Application Acceptance Agent. A separate appointment needs to be made for each applicant. For example, a family of five would need to schedule five appointments. Appointment scheduling is available daily, excluding Sundays.

Urgent Travel Plans

If you are traveling within 14 days or less, apply at a nearby Regional Passport Agency or Center . For more information, please call the National Passport Information Center (NPIC) at 1‑877‑487‑2778.

Photo Requirement

The South Dade Regional Library does NOT offer photo service. One official passport photo taken within the past six months is required. For additional photo requirements, visit the U.S. Department of State .

Before Scheduling an Appointment
Customers are encouraged to visit the U.S. Department of State website for information and instructions prior to their appointment.

Necessary Documents

Proof of U.S. Citizenship
(any one document, must be original)

  • Certified birth certificate
  • Naturalization certificate
    (applicants 15 or under must include a certified birth certificate)
  • Consular Report of Birth Abroad or Certification of Birth
  • Previously issued, undamaged U.S. Passport
  • Certificate of Citizenship
    (applicants 15 or under must include a certified birth certificate)

Proof of Identification
(any one document, must be original)

  • U.S. Driver’s License or U.S. Identification Card
    (if out‑of‑state ID, additional Identification required)
  • Current Military ID
  • Current Government ID (city, state, or federal)
  • Previously issued, undamaged U.S. Passport
  • Naturalization Certificate

Passport Photo

One official passport photo taken within past six months. For additional photo requirements, visit the U.S. Department of State website .

Please Note

Payment Information

Two separate payments are required. One to the U.S. Department of State and the other to the Miami‑Dade Public Library System.

U.S. Department of State

The U.S. Department of State accepts only checks or money orders. Checks must be made payable to the U.S. Department of State. For applicable fees, view the U.S. Department of State Fee Calculator .

Miami‑Dade Public Library System

Customers must pay the Miami‑Dade Public Library System a $25 non‑refundable execution fee per application. The Miami‑Dade Public Library System accepts cash, cashier checks or money order. Cashier checks or money orders must be made payable to the Miami‑Dade Public Library System.

Passport Service Options

The South Dade Regional Library offers three processing options. Routine processing takes 4‑6 weeks, expedited processing takes 3 weeks, and hand‑carry, as appropriate. Visit the U.S. Department of State website for up‑to‑date information .

National Passport Information Center (NPIC)

For information on the status of an application or to make an appointment at a Passport Agency, please visit the NPIC website or call 1‑877‑487‑2778.