Download: DS-3053 application
This is for when only 1 parent is available to take the child to the acceptance agent. A DS 3053 form is the passport consent form allowing one parent to obtain a child passport.
The DS-3053 child passport application is used to obtain a children’s passport book.
Use this form along with the DS-11 new passport application to obtain a child passport for American citizen 16 years old or younger.
This form is used as a statement of consent or special circumstances issuance of a passport to a minor under the age of 16. The parents or guardians need to sign and apply for a child passport with the child in person at an authorized government agency.
Additional Passport Applications