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City & County of Broomfield: Passport Office in Broomfield CO

City & County of Broomfield
1 Descombes Dr
Broomfield, CO 80020
Hours of Operation Shown in (MST)
By appointment only -
By appointment only -
By appointment only -
By appointment only -
Monday-Friday 8:30-3:30 -

Handicap Accessible (ADA): Yes
Passport Photos: No, you will need to get passport photos taken before going there. Here is our passport photo guide for reference and here is a list of places to get passport photos in Broomfield.

Broomfield Passport Office: City & County of Broomfield Location Overview

City & County of Broomfield is an acceptance agent/passport office. For passport service in Broomfield, CO you can go here for passport help. City & County of Broomfield is a County / State facility that is able to witness your signature and seal your passport documents - standard processing is 4-8 weeks. This office DOES NOT issue passports, they will send your passport forms directly to a regional passport facility. There is 1 other passport acceptance agent offices located in Broomfield. City & County of Broomfield is located in County, Colorado.

About City & County of Broomfield

City & County of Broomfield is not a passport issuance facility and you will NOT receive a passport on-site there. This facility is an acceptance agent, the City & County of Broomfield is sort of like a special notary for the Department of State / Passport Agency in which they can "Witness" your signature and officially "Seal" your application and documents. There is a separate $35 fee for this that is paid at the time of sealing.

Needs to visit an acceptance agent
New Passports Application (Child or Adult)
Lost / Damaged Passport Replacement

Doesn't need to visit an acceptance agent
Passport Renewal
Passport Name Change Application

Passport Processing Times at City & County of Broomfield

Standard Processing - Because of Covid-19, the current processing times are 10-12 weeks after submitting an application.

Expedited Processing - You can pay an extra $60 when sealing your documents at City & County of Broomfield to get your passport quicker, typically in 4-6 weeks.

Emergency Processing - (NOT AVAILABLE at City & County of Broomfield): If you have proof of travel within 3 days you can request an emergency appointment at one of the regional passport offices close to Broomfield. Also see our info about 3rd-party passport expediters.

Nearest Regional Passport Offices to Broomfield, CO

Colorado Passport Agency - 19.1 Miles
El Paso Passport Agency - 494.7 Miles
Western Passport Agency - 539.3 Miles

Passport Services Offered at City & County of Broomfield

Passport Forms - If you need to pick up a physical pre-printed application that you can fill out by hand, the City & County of Broomfield will have pre-printed passport forms. You may also get passport forms from our website and print them on your own printer.

Passport Document Sealing / Passport Application Signature Witness - City & County of Broomfield is an official Acceptance Agent as appointed by the Department of State. Certain municipal and postal employees at this location are authorized to "Witness" your signature (kind of like a notary).
NOTE: not required for passport renewals
Acceptance Agent fee is $35 (see more about Acceptance Agent Fees)

4-6 week passport expediting / 10-12-week standard passport service - These are the standard processing times for passports at any acceptance agent.

City & County of Broomfield Service Area Radius

This passport office is located in - Broomfield County and serves the passport needs for residents of other nearby zipcodes including: 80020, 80038, 80021, 80031, 80035, 80036, 80234, 80023, 80005, 80027, 80260, 80241, 80003, 80614, 80030, 80026, 80233, 80004, 80006

Frequently asked questions

How fast can I get a passport at City & County of Broomfield?

City & County of Broomfield does not issue passports, they are sent to a central processing facility, it will take at a minimum of 4 weeks if using expedited service and up to 12 weeks for standard processing.

I need a passport sooner than that, what are my options?

There is a regional passport office close to Broomfield. That will be your fastest option for passport issuance. The Colorado Passport Agency is only 19.1 miles away.

Does City & County of Broomfield charge for passports?

City & County of Broomfield is an acceptance agent, City & County of Broomfield does not issue passports – they do however charge the standard $35 acceptance agent fee to seal your documents, this is only required for new or replacement passport applications; renewals do not need to be sealed and thus no acceptance agent fee is required. Please see our detailed information on passport fees.

Can I get walk-in passport service at City & County of Broomfield?

If by walk-in service you mean get your passport there at City & County of Broomfield? Then no. They do not issue passports, you can get walk-in passport issuance at a regional passport facility only, not local acceptance agent facilities; passport are sent to a central processing location.

Does City & County of Broomfield do passport renewals?

If you have your expired or soon-to-be expired passport, it is in good condition and the validity period on your expired passport was for 10-years, then you do not even need to visit an acceptance agent. You can do your application online, print-it and send it in with new passport photos, the old passport, and the required passport fees. See our guide about passport renewals to renew your passport yourself.

Can City & County of Broomfield tell me about the status of my application?

No, they are acceptance agents and have nothing to do with the application once they witness your signature and seal your application. Once an application is in-process, City & County of Broomfield will not be able to assist any further.

Does City & County of Broomfield take passport photos?

No, you will have to get your passport photo taken before you go to City & County of Broomfield for the sealing of your passport. Do not go there without getting passport photos first or you will not get your application sealed. Here's the list of locations to get passport photos in Broomfield.

What forms of payment does City & County of Broomfield accept?

You can pay for the acceptance agent fees with cash, check, debit card, or money order. Your passport application fees will be paid separately by check or money order only.

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