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Ada, Minnesota Passport Office Information

Residents of Ada in Norman County, Minnesota have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Ada can provide you with passport forms or witness your signature and seal your passport documents (if you don't need your passport application sealed then you do not need to visit an acceptance agent). Besides the 1 passport office here in Ada, there are (166) other passport offices in Minnesota from which you can get a passport application sealed at. If you are not needing a passport for at least (4-6) weeks, you can visit the sole passport acceptance agent listed below the map on this web page. If you need it faster than that, please see: closest regional passport offices to Ada, Minnesota and Expedited Passport service options for Ada.

Local passport offices are typically post offices, county clerk offices, and other government offices (Keep in mind: that not all county clerks, and not all post offices are acceptance agents). These ofices don't issue passports but witness your signature and officially seal your passport application. There is a $35 fee for sealing your application and supporting documentation. Renewals do not need to visit an acceptance agent.

Passport Office in Ada, MN

Norman County Auditor-Treasurer
16 3rd Ave E
Ada MN, 56510

There is only a single passport office in Ada.

Norman County Auditor-Treasurer
16 3rd Ave E
Ada, MN 56510

Regional Passport Offices Close to Ada

These are passport issuing facilities. You will need to make an appointment and present proof of upcoming travel but in most cases, you will be able to get passport renewal, new passports, child passports, or a lost passport replacement Same Day or Next Day.

Chicago Passport Agency - 501 Miles
Colorado Passport Agency - 587.6 Miles
Detroit Passport Agency - 645.4 Miles
Arkansas Passport Center - 788.7 Miles
Buffalo Passport Agency - 790.6 Miles

Other passport offices near Ada Minnesota:

Mahnomen Co. Auditor's Office - Mahnomen - 21.3 Miles
Traill County Clerk of Court - Hillsboro - 23.5 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Ada

Residents of the following close by cities looking to get a passport should consider using these passport office(s) located in Ada for their passport application sealing needs.

Gardner North Dakota, Hawley Minnesota, Dilworth Minnesota, Fosston Minnesota, West Fargo North Dakota, Mayville North Dakota, Portland North Dakota, Erie North Dakota, East Grand Forks Minnesota, Casselton North Dakota, Barnesville Minnesota, Davenport North Dakota, Frazee Minnesota, Buffalo North Dakota, Kent Minnesota, Sharon North Dakota, Perham Minnesota, Elizabeth Minnesota, Nome North Dakota, Conway North Dakota

How to Get a Passport in Ada, Minnesota

Getting a passport in Ada is easy, it depends on what type of passport application you are doing and how quickly you need it processed. We've written the following passport guides, it doesn't matter if you are in Ada or not as the process will be similar regardless of where you are, The standard passport processing times right now are 10 to 12 weeks to receive your passport.

* Anyone applying for a new passport in Ada will need to visit a passport office.
* Ada isn't near a passport agency, you could try a passport service or arrange to travel to one of the regional offices.
* To renew your passport, you do NOT need to visit a passport office.

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Ada

Just a quick note about passport renewals because it will save you a lot of time, money, and hassles. It doesn't matter where you are, if you are in Ada or any other city in Minnesota or any other state for that matter. If you have your old passport that is in good condition, it expired less than 5 years ago (or hasn't expired yet) and you are an adult - you can simply do your renewal paperwork online at the Department of State / Bureau of Consular Affairs and mail it in with new passport photos. It is currently taking 10-12 weeks standard processing or 4-6 weeks for expedited processing. If you need to renew it faster, you MUST have proof of travel and you must visit a regional passport office yourself, the closest ones to Ada are listed below. If this is not possible or you want to avoid going there yourself, please only then consider using a passport expediter.

Passport Expediting in Ada, Minnesota

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Ada. Passport expediting companies charge their own set of fees for their service in addition to the government passport application fee and government expediting fee. The cost gets more expensive the faster your passport is needed and it's actually not any faster than visiting a regional passport office yourself. However, using an expediting service is highly convenient as you won't have to go to a regional passport office yourself (for any DS11 application, you will still need to visit a local acceptance agent to get your documents sealed).

Read more about 3rd Party Passport Expediting

Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Ada, Minnesota

What is the application process of getting a passport in Ada?

Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, the downside to being in Ada and needing a passport is that there is no regional passport office nearby. If you need a passport quickly, you will have limited options. With most new passport applicants, the journey will start by going to a local acceptance agent; there is only one passport office in Ada.

The basic process: fill out the DS-11 New Passport Application, take it with your proof of identity, passport photos, and passport fees to the only passport office in Ada to witness your signature and seal the documents. Wait 10-12 weeks.
For complete in-depth details see: New Passport Application Guide

How fast can I get a passport in Ada?

There are a couple of different methods to getting your passport processed, which route you choose will determine how fast your passport will be received. By going to a passport service office in Ada, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks). There are no regional passport issuing offices within 200 miles. You might want to consider using a private passport courier that can expedite your passport application.

How much does a passport cost in Ada?

Unlike drivers licenses and state IDs, passports are a Federal (national) document, it costs the same no matter what city or state you are in, $110 ($145 with acceptance agent fee) for adult passports and $80 ($115 with acceptance agent fee) for child passports. There may be some additional fees and / or expenses that you might need to pay, please see passport fees for an explaination of all passport fees and costs.

Where to get passport photos in Ada?

One of the most common questions we get asked is where "where should I get my passport photos taken at?" First, have a look at our in-depth passport photo guide so you know everything there is to know about passport photos. Here are the major stores that take and print passport photos near Ada.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walmart Crookston Supercenter - (25.8 mi)
Photo Center
1930 Sahlstrom Dr
Crookston MN 56716
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
CVS #8613 - Fargo - (30.6 mi)
Photo Center
1321 19th Avenue North
Fargo ND 58102
(701) 232-2720
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Fargo - (30.7 mi)
One Block East Of The Fargodome
1100 19th Avenue N
Fargo ND 58102
(701) 235-9505
Price: Cost varies by location
Walmart Dilworth Supercenter - (30.8 mi)
Photo Center
415 34th St N
Dilworth MN 56529
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
CVS #6810 - Diworth - (31.2 mi)
Photo Center
1714 Center Avenue West
Diworth MN 56529
(218) 287-5147
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #10187 - Moorhead - (31.9 mi)
Northeast Corner Of 8Th & Main
900 Main Ave
Moorhead MN 56560
(218) 236-0252
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Moorhead - (32.1 mi)
Photo Center
403 S 8th Street
Moorhead MN 56560
(218) 291-9203
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #8612 - Fargo - (33.4 mi)
Photo Center
2425 13th Avenue South
Fargo ND 58103
(701) 232-4872
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #8527 - Moorhead - (33.5 mi)
Photo Center
822 30th Avenue South
Moorhead MN 56560
(218) 236-0807
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #12509 - Moorhead - (33.6 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Hwy 75 - 8Th St & 30Th Ave S
700 30Th Ave S
Moorhead MN 56560
(218) 331-2668
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99