As agents, recorders/registrars assist in completing and mailing applications for passports.

Items necessary for passport application

  • Completed passport form (unsigned).
  • Passport pictures (1). Red background not accepted.
    Pictures may be taken at the Recorder's office for a $20 fee
  • Certified copy of birth certificate, or old passport.
  • Driver's license for identification purposes.
  • Used passport if in applicant's possession.
  • Check or cash in the amount of $35.00 payable to Butler County Recorder.
  • Check made payable to U.S. Department of State:

 Passport Book

$130 Age 16 and over.
$100 Age 15 and under.

Passport Card

$30 Age 16 and over.
$15 Age 15 and under.

*Please call the Recorder's Office to schedule an appointment: (319) 346-6612