The Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller is an acceptance agent, responsible for receiving and forwarding your application to the Department of State, Passport Services. The U.S. Department of State establishes the guidelines for acceptance and how the passports are processed. Should you have any questions, problems, or concerns, please contact the appropriate Passport Office by calling toll free at 877-4USA-PPT ( 877-487-2778) or for TTY/TDD 888-874-7793. You can also obtain information about passports by visiting any of the following pages on the  Travel. State. Gov website.

Blank Passport applications and information are now available at all Citrus County Library locations.

Passport (New & Renewal) applications and Passport information is available at all Citrus County Library branches! Citrus County has five branch libraries in the county to serve your information needs. Library staff and volunteers are not licensed passport agents, and are not able to provide any information or take your pictures. Please visit our Clerk Annex located at 120 N. Montgomery in Inverness to complete the application process. If you have any questions, please contact our office at 352-341-6424. To find the library branch closest to you, please visit

Instructions for Application with the Clerk of the Circuit and County Comptroller

Please Note: All applicants must appear in person when applying for a passport, including minors.  *exception- if an applicant is ONLY using the DS-82 passport renewal form they do not need to appear in person. 

Clerk Offering Free Passport Photos

The Clerk is proud to offer free Passport photos for all Veterans and Active Duty Military personnel.