The DS 11 passport documents that get required while submitting the form are as follows -
Documents that prove you are a US citizen - To get a US passport, you have to be an American citizen, either by birth or through naturalization
. Several documents can prove your American citizenship status but, that varies depending on certain factors like whether you were born in the US, born outside of the US to American parents, or became a US citizen through naturalization. Some of the documents you can submit to prove your citizenship includes the US hospital birth record, certificate of naturalization, certificate of citizenship, or consular report of birth abroad/certificate of birth.
Secondary documents of citizenship - You may also have to submit your parent’s naturalization certificate, FS-240, foreign birth certificate, Letter of No Record or any other similar document that is applicable in your case.
ID documents - To prove your identity, you can submit any US government-issued card that has your name, photo, and date of birth printed on it. But you have to ensure that the ID proof you are submitting are permanent ones and not temporary.
List of options that you can submit as ID proof -
State-issued driver’s license
Permanent resident card
Certificate of naturalization
Certificate of citizenship
Government employee ID card
You will also have to submit two recent photographs that meet the requirements, such as, the photo should not have been taken before six months from the submission of the form. It should be 2X2 inches in size, identical to each other and provides a full-face front view with a plain white background.