Canyon, California Passport Office InformationPassport Guide: Get a Passport in Canyon / Applying for a passport from Canyon
Residents of Canyon in Contra Costa County, California have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Canyon 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 Canyon, there are (800) other passport offices in California 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 Canyon, California and Expedited Passport service options for Canyon.
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 Canyon, CA
Canyon Post Office
99 Pinehurst Rd
Canyon CA, 94516
There is only a single passport office in Canyon.
99 Pinehurst Rd
Canyon, CA 94516
Other passport offices near Canyon California:Orinda Post Office - Orinda - 3 Miles
Piedmont Post Office - Oakland - 3.1 Miles
Moraga Post Office - Moraga - 3.4 Miles
North Oakland Post Office - Oakland - 3.5 Miles
Oakland Civic Center Post Office - Oakland - 4.1 Miles
University of CA-Dept. of Recreational Sports - Berkeley - 4.1 Miles
Oakland City Clerk - Oakland - 4.3 Miles
Berkeley Post Office - Berkeley - 4.4 Miles
Lafayette Post Office - Lafayette - 4.6 Miles
Oakland Main Post Office - Oakland - 5.5 Miles
Passport Service for Cities Near Canyon
Residents of the following close by cities looking to get a passport should consider using these passport office(s) located in Canyon for their passport application sealing needs.
Piedmont California, Orinda California, Moraga California, Emeryville California, Berkeley California, Lafayette California, Alameda California, Albany California, Kensington California, San Leandro California, Walnut Creek California, Alamo California, El Cerrito California, Danville California, Castro Valley California, Richmond California, El Sobrante California, San Ramon California, Pacheco California, San Pablo California
How to Get a Passport in Canyon, California
Getting a passport in Canyon 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 Canyon 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 Canyon will need to visit a passport office.
* Please see regional passport offices close to Canyon, there is one less than 100 miles from Canyon.
* To renew your passport, you do NOT need to visit a passport office.
- How to get a New Passport Guide
- How to get a Child Passport guide
- How to Replace a Lost (or Damaged) Passport
- Passport Renewal Guide
- Passport Name Change Guide
- How to Get a Second Passport
Passport Renewal in Canyon
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 Canyon or any other city in California 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 Canyon are listed below. If this is not possible or you want to avoid going there yourself, please only then consider using a passport expediter.
Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Canyon, California
The process of getting a passport is pretty much the same wherever you are, however because this is about getting a passport in Canyon, you get the extra advantage of being really close to the San Francisco Passport Agency, this is great if you need a passport fast. However, with most new passport applicants, the journey will start by going to a local acceptance agent; there is only one passport office in Canyon.
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 Canyon to witness your signature and seal the documents. Wait 10-12 weeks.
For complete in-depth details see: New Passport Application Guide
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 Canyon, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks). If you need it faster, luckily for Canyon residents, there is a regional passport facility only 10.3 miles away. It's possible to make an appointment at the San Francisco Passport Agency and get a passport there if you have proof of travel within 72 hours.
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.
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 Canyon.
It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. CVS #9929 - Oakland - (1 mi)
2000 Mountain Boulevard
Oakland CA 94611
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99UPS Store - La Salle Ave - (1.1 mi)
Montclair / Piedmont In Front Of Crogan's
6114 La Salle Ave
Oakland CA 94611
Price: Cost varies by locationUPS Store - Lincoln Square Shopping Center - (2.2 mi)
4100 Redwood Rd
Oakland CA 94619
Price: Cost varies by locationCVS #9226 - Oakland - (2.4 mi)
3320 Fruitvale Avenue
Oakland CA 94602
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99Walgreens #1536 - Oakland - (2.8 mi)
High Street & Redding
3434 High St
Oakland CA 94619
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99UPS Store - Orinda - (2.9 mi)
Easy Access From Hwy 24 On Village Side Next To Village Pizza.
21 Orinda Way
Orinda CA 94563
Price: Cost varies by locationUPS Store - Moraga Center Shopping Center - (2.9 mi)
Safeway Shopping Center across from Moraga Hardware and between Bianca's Deli and CVS
1480 Moraga Rd
Moraga CA 94556
Price: Cost varies by locationWalgreens #10526 - Oakland - (2.9 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Lake Park & Lakeshore
3250 Lakeshore Ave
Oakland CA 94610
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99UPS Store - Piedmont Ave - (3 mi)
Next Door To Starbucks
4096 Piedmont Ave
Oakland CA 94611
Price: Cost varies by locationCVS #9130 - Oakland - (3.1 mi)
175 41st Street
Oakland CA 94611
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99