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Bolivar, Missouri Passport Office Information

Passport Guide: Get a Passport in Bolivar / Applying for a passport from Bolivar

Passport Guide for Bolivar

Residents of Bolivar in Polk County, Missouri have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Bolivar 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 Bolivar, there are (191) other passport offices in Missouri 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 Bolivar, Missouri and Expedited Passport service options for Bolivar.

How to Get a Passport in Bolivar, Missouri

Getting a passport in Bolivar 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 Bolivar 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 Bolivar will need to visit a passport office.
* Bolivar 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 Bolivar

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 Bolivar or any other city in Missouri 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 Bolivar 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 Office in Bolivar, MO

Polk County Recorder
102 E Broadway St, Rm 8
Bolivar MO, 65613

Looking for a passport office in Bolivar? There are hundreds of such offices in Missouri. These 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.

There is only a single passport office in Bolivar.

Polk County Recorder
102 E Broadway St, Rm 8
Bolivar, MO 65613

Regional Passport Offices Close to Bolivar

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.

Arkansas Passport Center - 188.6 Miles
Dallas Passport Agency - 333.8 Miles
Chicago Passport Agency - 369.8 Miles
Houston Passport Agency - 481.2 Miles
New Orleans Passport Agency - 488.6 Miles

Other passport offices near Bolivar Missouri:

Dallas County Recorder - Buffalo - 15.5 Miles
Willard Post Office - Willard - 18 Miles
Clerk of Circuit Court Cedar County - Stockton - 19 Miles
Ash Grove Post Office - Ash Grove - 19.3 Miles
Clerk of Circuit Court Hickory County - Hermitage - 20.6 Miles
Clerk of Circuit Court Dade County - Greenfield - 23.2 Miles
Springfield Missouri Main Post Office - Springfield - 24.2 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Bolivar

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

Pittsburg Missouri, Urbana Missouri, Brookline Missouri, Conway Missouri, Republic Missouri, Chesapeake Missouri, Billings Missouri, Nixa Missouri, Milford Missouri, Aurora Missouri, Rockville Missouri, Lincoln Missouri, Osage Beach Missouri, Mansfield Missouri, Richland Missouri, Liberal Missouri, Nashville Missouri, Windsor Missouri, Webb City Missouri, Arcadia Kansas

Passport Expediting in Bolivar, Missouri

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Bolivar. 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 Bolivar, Missouri

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

Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, with most new passport applicants, the journey will start by going to a local acceptance agent; there is only one passport office in Bolivar.

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 Bolivar 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 Bolivar?

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 Bolivar, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks). You are going to have to do a little bit of a road-trip, the nearest passport issuing facility is The Arkansas Passport Center, it's not really close being that it's 188.6 miles from Bolivar, but that's where you need to make an appointment. Another option for you may be to use a passport expediting service to go to a regional facility for you.

How much does a passport cost in Bolivar?

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 Bolivar?

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 Bolivar.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #11666 - Bolivar - (0.8 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Hwy 83 & Aldrich
1820 S Springfield Ave
Bolivar MO 65613
(417) 777-3700
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Bolivar Supercenter - (1 mi)
Photo Center
2451 S Springfield Ave
Bolivar MO 65613
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Buffalo Store - (14.8 mi)
Photo Center
1250 W Dallas St
Buffalo MO 65622
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Springfield Supercenter - (22 mi)
Photo Center
2825 N Kansas Expy
Springfield MO 65803
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #5288 - Springfield - (22.5 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Kansas Expressway & Kearney St
1525 W Kearney St
Springfield MO 65803
(417) 862-4099
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Rabbit Patch Center - (22.8 mi)
Next to US Automotive
334 E Kearney
Springfield MO 65803
(417) 863-7877
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #3689 - Springfield - (23 mi)
Kearney & National
1140 E Kearney St
Springfield MO 65803
(417) 869-5112
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Springfield Supercenter - (23.1 mi)
Photo Center
1923 E Kearney St
Springfield MO 65803
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #5287 - Springfield - (24.7 mi)
Northwest Corner Of National Ave & St. Louis {& E. Trafficway}
1155 E Saint Louis St
Springfield MO 65806
(417) 862-5302
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #10417 - Springfield - (24.9 mi)
Photo Center
1153 East Elm Street
Springfield MO 65806
(417) 831-0380
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99