Find your fee in one of two ways: the Fee Calculator or the Fee Chart PDF.  Fees are set forth by the U.S. Department of State - Bureau of Consular Affairs.   

Payment Options

The passport fee must be paid by check or money order payable to the U.S. Department of State. A separate payment must be sent with each application.

The execution fee of $35 per passport application and the $15 passport photo fee may be paid by check or money order payable to the Nicollet County Recorder. 

If more than 1 application is being processed, the execution fees and photo fees can be combined on 1 check. If applying for a passport book and a passport card at the same time, the 2nd execution fee is waived.