Passport Appointments

Passport Desk Applications are accepted by appointment only at the Township Clerk’s office weekdays between 9:00 am – 3:00 pm.  Appointments are made online only.

Click here to make an appointment

For more information call (616) 949-1508.
All appointments are located at Cascade Township Hall 
5920 Tahoe Dr. SE
Grand Rapids, MI  49546


What You Need For A Normal Passport

  • Completed application.  (You may complete the application on line at and print the completed application or obtain one at Township offices).
  • Driver’s License
  • Certified Birth Certificate with raised seal or Naturalization Certificate.
  • Passport Pictures
    • Color photo, taken in the last 6 months
    • Must be a clear image of your face
    • No selfies
    • No eyeglasses
    • Plain white or off-white background
    • More information about passport photos here
  • Two separate Payments
    • One payment to the US Dept. of  State (Check or Money Order ONLY)
    • Second payment to the Township of Cascade (Cash, Check or Money Order) 

Fees for 16 years & older – Valid for 10 Years

Passport Book-Travel Internationally via air, land or sea
Standard (10-12 Weeks) Expedited (6-8 Weeks)
$110.00  (US Dept of State) $170.00 (US Dept of State)
$  35.00  (Township of Cascade) $  35.00 (Township of Cascade)

Passport Card-Travel to Mexico, Canada, the Caribbean, and Bermuda via land and sea ports-of-entry (Not valid for air travel)
Standard (10-12 Weeks) Expedited (6-8 Weeks)
$ 30.00 (US Dept of State) $ 90.00 (US Dept of State)
$ 35.00 (Township of Cascade) $ 35.00 (Township of Cascade)

Fees for under 16 years old-Valid for 5 Years


Passport Book
Standard (10-12 Weeks) Expedited (6-8 Weeks)
$ 80.00 (US Dept of State) $140.00 (US Dept of State)
$ 35.00 (Township of Cascade) $  35.00 (Township of Cascade)

Passport Card
Standard (10-12 Weeks) Expedited (6-8 Weeks)
$ 15.00 (US Dept of State) $ 75.00 (US Dept of State)
$ 35.00 (Township of Cascade) $ 35.00  (Township of Cascade)

For more information on documentation required, fees, application forms and a wealth of other passport and international travel information, click here to be redirected to the U.S. State Department.