From thwe office of Broome County Clerk Joseph Mihalko:
Broome County Clerk Joseph Mihalko and Colesville Town Supervisor Glenn Winsor are announcing
that the Broome County Clerk’s Office will be hosting a passport fair at the Colesville Town Hall on
Wednesday, August 11, 2021. The passport fair will run from 5:30 pm until 7:30 pm and will be by
appointment only. You can sign up for an appointment at colesvillepassportfair.setmore.com.
“Our office is holding this event as a convenience to our friends and neighbors around Broome County
who need to obtain a passport but may not be able to come into our downtown Binghamton office during
normal business hours,” said Broome County Clerk Joe Mihalko.
“Through the efforts of Broome County Clerk Joe Mihalko, his staff, and Colesville Town Clerk Tomi
Stewart, we are privileged to be able to bring this Passport Fair to the Town of Colesville. If you have been
considering applying for a new passport, this is a great opportunity to take advantage of the convenience of
coming to our own Town Hall,” said Colesville Town Supervisor Glenn Winsor.
The passport fair will be held Colesville Town Hall at 780 Welton St, Harpursville, New York 13787.
Application forms will be available, and photos can be taken on site. You can also download a copy of the
passport application in advance at www.travel.state.gov.
Applicants should bring 1) an original or a certified copy of their birth certificate with a raised seal and
a photocopy (front and back); 2) their photo ID and a photocopy (front and back); and 3) two (2) checks to
cover the fees. Cash and credit cards will not be taken at the passport fair. Applicants should also have the
places and dates of birth of their parents to correctly fill out the passport application. Children under 18 need to have their parents present for a passport application. Expedited applications cannot be processed at this passport fair.
The fees for passports are $110 for adult applications and $80 for children under the age of 16.
Passport cards are also available, although they are only good for land and cruise ship travel. It is $30 for
adult passport cards and $15 for children under the age of 16. There is a $35 processing fee for each
application, and there is a $10 fee for passport photos.
E-Z Pass tags will also be available for purchase through the E-Z Pass On-the-Go Program. E-Z Pass
tags cost of $25 per tag. That $25 is then credited to the customer’s account. These E-Z Pass tags are only for
private, passenger vehicles. The Clerk’s Office can only accept checks for E-Z Pass tags at this event.
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