NEW BRUNSWICK — Middlesex County Clerk Elaine Flynn has announced that the County’s Passport Office will be open late Monday, July 12 to accommodate travelers who need to apply for Passports before new price increases go into effect.
The office will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 6:15 p.m. on Monday, July 12 only.
Currently, Passports for residents age 16 and over are $75 plus a $25 processing fee. Passports for minors under age 16 are $60 plus the $25 processing fee.
As of Tuesday, July 13, the U.S. Department of State is raising the price of adult Passports to $110 and the price of the Passports for minors to $80. The $25 processing fee remains the same.
An adult passport is good for 10 years, while a child’s passport lasts for five. The cost of renewing expired documentation will also increase to $110.
The Middlesex County Clerk’s Office is located inside the County Administration Building, 75 Bayard Street in New Brunswick. Please call the Passport Office at 732-745-3404 for more information. Normal business hours will resume July 13.
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