Items required for passport for child and what is the age limit to be considered a minor?
Question: I understand the evidence of citizenship would be a Birth Certificate. Is that correct? What is 'evidence of identity?'
Is a 14-year-old considered a minor?Answer:
Evidence of United States citizenship must be a certified birth certificate. A certified birth certificate has a registrar's raised, embossed, impressed or multicolored seal, registrar’s signature, and the date the certificate was filed with the registrar's office, which must be within 1 year of your birth.
Proof of identity can be the most recent passport, a valid driver's license, a state-issued photo ID. There are other possibilities. For a complete list, click the link below.
Proof of Identity
Yes, a 14-year-old is considered a minor and must appear with both parents when applying for a passport. For complete instructions, click the link below.
Apply for a Minor's Passport
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