Phoenix Ahwatukee Station: Passport Office in Phoenix AZ

Last Reviewed on July 8th, 2022

Phoenix Ahwatukee Station
11010 S 51st St
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Hours of Operation Shown in (MST)
By appointment only -
By appointment only -
By appointment only -
By appointment only Tue-Fri 10am-12pm and 1pm-4pm -

Handicap Accessible (ADA): No

Passport Photos: Yes, the Phoenix Ahwatukee Station takes passport photographs onsite - Please review our guide to Passport Photos. If you want your passport photos taken before you go to the acceptance agent, here is a list of places to get passport photos in Phoenix.

Phoenix Passport Office: Phoenix Ahwatukee Station Location Overview

Phoenix Ahwatukee Station is an acceptance agent/passport office. For passport service in Phoenix, AZ you can go here for passport help. Phoenix Ahwatukee Station is a Postal 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 are 20 other passport acceptance agent offices located in Phoenix. Phoenix Ahwatukee Station is located in County, Arizona.

About Phoenix Ahwatukee Station

Phoenix Ahwatukee Station is not a passport issuance facility and you will NOT receive a passport on-site there. This facility is an acceptance agent, the Phoenix Ahwatukee Station 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 Phoenix Ahwatukee Station

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 Phoenix Ahwatukee Station to get your passport quicker, typically in 4-6 weeks.

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

Nearest Regional Passport Offices to Phoenix, AZ

Western Passport Agency - 88.5 Miles
San Diego Passport Agency - 262.7 Miles
El Paso Passport Agency - 294 Miles

Passport Services Offered at Phoenix Ahwatukee Station

Passport Forms - If you need to pick up a physical pre-printed application that you can fill out by hand, the Phoenix Ahwatukee Station 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 - Phoenix Ahwatukee Station 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.

Passport Photos - They can take and print your passport photos on site, typically $10-15.

Phoenix Ahwatukee Station Service Area Radius

This passport office is located in - Maricopa County and serves the passport needs for residents of other nearby zipcodes including: 85044, 85048, 85042, 85284, 85283, 85040, 85282, 85066, 85226, 85034, 85287, 85045, 85041, 85224, 85280, 85082, 85062, 85285, 85281

Frequently asked questions

How fast can I get a passport at Phoenix Ahwatukee Station?

Phoenix Ahwatukee Station 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?

It's possible and not too inconvenient as Western Passport Agency is close enough to travel to in a single day. The round trip to the Western Passport Agency is only around 180 miles from Phoenix. You might also want to consider using a passport expediting company as it may save you time and hassles.

Does Phoenix Ahwatukee Station charge for passports?

Phoenix Ahwatukee Station is an acceptance agent, Phoenix Ahwatukee Station 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 Phoenix Ahwatukee Station?

If by walk-in service you mean get your passport there at Phoenix Ahwatukee Station? 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 Phoenix Ahwatukee Station 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 Phoenix Ahwatukee Station 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, Phoenix Ahwatukee Station will not be able to assist any further.

Does Phoenix Ahwatukee Station take passport photos?

Yes, you can get your passport photos taken there. Please see: List of locations in Phoenix to get passport photos.

What forms of payment does Phoenix Ahwatukee Station accept?

At Phoenix Ahwatukee Station, the passport acceptance fees can be paid for with a check, cash, money order or debit card. Since Phoenix Ahwatukee Station takes passport photos there, you can also pay for photos with the same payment methods. Passport Fees can only be paid with a check or money order.

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