2018 News Releases
October 9, 2018

County Clerk Kendall to host Passport Day
One-stop shop to apply for a U.S. Passport and have passport photos taken


 

Poughkeepsie, New York:  Dutchess County Clerk Brad Kendall announces Passport Day, which will be held on Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm at the Dutchess County Clerk’s Office, 22 Market Street– 1st Floor, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601.  Adults who are first-time applicants, children under age 16, or those needing a replacement for a lost, stolen, or damaged passport will be assisted on a first-come, first served basis.

All U.S. citizens must present a valid passport book when entering or re-entering the United States by air. U.S. citizens entering the United States from Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean and Bermuda at land borders and sea ports of entry must present a passport book, passport card, or other travel documents approved by the U.S. government.

County Clerk Kendall encourages those who are traveling in the near future to apply for their passport in time for the busy holiday travel season. As a passport processing facility, the County Clerk’s Office serves as a one-stop shop where individuals and families applying for a U.S. passport can also have their passport photos taken outside of normal business hours. Free parking in the lot adjacent to the County Office Building will be available as space permits.

Event: Dutchess County Passport Day

Date: Saturday, October 20, 2018

Time: 9:00 am until 1:00 pm

Where: Office of the Dutchess County Clerk
22 Market Street – 1st Floor
Poughkeepsie, New York 12601

Note ONLY passport related services will be available. No DMV or legal related business will be accepted.  Information on how to apply for a U.S. passport is available by visiting https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/passports/requirements.html or by calling 845-486-2120.