(Frequently Asked Questions)
▼Q: Where can I have my passport photos taken?
▼Q: Why do I need multiple passport photos?
▼Q: Can I pay for my passport with cash or a credit card?
▼Q: Does the
Recorder's Office send passport renewal applications?
▼Q: Does my child
have to be present when I apply for his or her passport?
▼Q: Do both
parents need to be present when applying for a minor child's passport?
▼Q: What is the
difference between a passport book and a passport card?
▼Q: Is the Idaho
Star Card like a passport?
▼Q: Do I need to
make copies of my documentation before I apply for my passport?
▼Q: Do I have
to submit my original birth certificate with my application?
▼Q: Are you open
on the weekend?
▼Q: My kids are
in school until 3:00 PM during the week. How am I supposed to process their applications if the Recorderís Office stops accepting passport
applications at 2:45 PM?
▼Q: Why can't
I leave my documentation with you if I need to run home and get something I forgot?
▼Q: How do I
get a new certified copy of my birth certificate if I lost my original?
▼Q: Do I need my
birth certificate if I've had a passport before?
▼Q: Can I use a
cashier's check to pay for my passport?
▼Q: Can I use
glue to attach my picture to my application?
▼Q: How do I
attach my old passport to my renewal form?
▼Q: Is it the
same fee for the passport even when I am doing a renewal?
If you have any other questions, comments, or concerns you can contact the Kootenai County Recorders office at 208-446-1480.