Seward County District Court
Official: Tera Koetter
Phone: (402) 643-4895
Jury Assistant Line: (402) 643-4929
Fax: (402) 643-2950
Location: Justice Center-Suite 145
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
U.S. Passport Information
Do I need to make an appointment to have my passport application processed?
Applications for a U.S. passport are accepted from 9:00a.m.-4:00p.m., Monday-Friday in the Seward District Court Office.
At this current time, we don’t require that you schedule an appointment. However we do appreciate if you phone ahead to (402)643-4895 to verify the availability of our staff to meet your needs.
I live outside of Seward County, may I travel to your office for passport processing?
Yes, you may. We suggest that when you phone ahead to check on our staff availability, you should also verify with us that you have all the necessary items needed to successfully apply for passport.
Each situation may be different, but in most cases you must bring with you:
Proof of U.S. Citizenship (Certified copy of birth certificate, impression seal)
Proof of Identity (Unexpired Driver’s license, a temporary paper copy of your license is not acceptable)
Passport Photo (must be obtained offsite)
Appropriate passport application
Fees - appropriate form of payments –
*US Department of State – personal check or money order
*Clerk of the District Court – cash, check or money order
6. Current/Expired Passport book or card
Do I need to bring my parents with me when I apply for a passport?
If you are 15 years of age and younger, BOTH parents must appear with you when applying
If you are 16 or 17 years of age, ONE parent must appear with you when applying
If you are 18 years of age and older, you may apply on your own
For more passport information and current fees visit website: http://travel.state.gov