Chanhassen, Minnesota Passport Office InformationPassport Guide: Get a Passport in Chanhassen / Applying for a passport from Chanhassen
Passport Guide for Chanhassen
Residents of Chanhassen in Carver County, Minnesota have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Chanhassen 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 Chanhassen, 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 Chanhassen, Minnesota and Expedited Passport service options for Chanhassen.
How to Get a Passport in Chanhassen, Minnesota
Getting a passport in Chanhassen 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 Chanhassen 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 Chanhassen will need to visit a passport office.
* Chanhassen 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.
- 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 Chanhassen
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 Chanhassen 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 Chanhassen 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 Chanhassen, MN
Carver County Service Center
7808 Kerber Blvd
Chanhassen MN, 55317
Looking for a passport office in Chanhassen? There are hundreds of such offices in Minnesota. 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 Chanhassen.
7808 Kerber Blvd
Chanhassen, MN 55317
Other passport offices near Chanhassen Minnesota:Scott County Customer Service - Shakopee - 3.8 Miles
Hennepin County - Eden Prairie Service Center - Eden Prairie - 5.2 Miles
USPO - Carver - Carver - 6.5 Miles
USPO - Mound - Mound - 6.9 Miles
USPS - Hopkins - Hopkins - 7 Miles
City of Wayzata - Motor Vehicle Dept - Wayzata - 7 Miles
USPO - Wayzata - Wayzata - 7 Miles
Hennepin County - Ridgedale Center - Minnetonka - 8 Miles
USPO - Normandale - Edina - 8.3 Miles
USPS - Thomas Burnett Branch (Bloomington) - Bloomington - 8.5 Miles
Passport Service for Cities Near Chanhassen
Residents of the following close by cities looking to get a passport should consider using these passport office(s) located in Chanhassen for their passport application sealing needs.
Chanhassen Minnesota, Excelsior Minnesota, Eden Prairie Minnesota, Greenwood Minnesota, Minnetonka Minnesota, Victoria Minnesota, Hopkins Minnesota, Carver Minnesota, Mound Minnesota, Wayzata Minnesota, Orono Minnesota, Edina Minnesota, Plymouth Minnesota, Waconia Minnesota, Prior Lake Minnesota, Savage Minnesota, Bloomington Minnesota, Medina Minnesota, Cologne Minnesota, Richfield Minnesota
Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Chanhassen, Minnesota
Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, the downside to being in Chanhassen 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 Chanhassen.
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 Chanhassen 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 Chanhassen, 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.
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 Chanhassen.
It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #9728 - Chanhassen - (0.5 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Market & 79Th
600 W 79Th St
Chanhassen MN 55317
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99CVS #1747 - Chanhassen - (1.3 mi)
7765 Galpin Boulevard
Chanhassen MN 55317
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99Walgreens #12434 - Excelsior - (2.5 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Hwy 41 & Hwy 7
2499 Highway 7
Excelsior MN 55331
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99UPS Store - Eden Prairie - (2.6 mi)
Highway 5 And Eden Prairie Road
16526 W 78th St
Eden Prairie MN 55346
Price: Cost varies by locationWalgreens #6280 - Eden Prairie - (2.7 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Eden Prairie & Hwy 5
16395 Wagner Way
Eden Prairie MN 55344
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #13853 - Minnetonka - (3.9 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Hwy 101 & Hwy 7
4950 County Road 101
Minnetonka MN 55345
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99UPS Store - Minnetonka - (4.2 mi)
Hwy 7 & County Rd 101, In The Westwind Plaza Shopping Center Next To Cub Foods
4737 County Rd 101
Minnetonka MN 55345
Price: Cost varies by locationWalgreens #5325 - Chaska - (4.6 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Hwy 41 & Hwy 212
3110 Chaska Blvd
Chaska MN 55318
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Costco Store #783 - Eden Prairie - (4.8 mi)
12011 Technology Dr
Eden Prairie MN 55344
Price: Cost at COSTCO locations: $5.99UPS Store - Cub Foods Plaza - (4.8 mi)
Minneapolis Sw Metro Area
1160 Vierling Dr
Shakopee MN 55379
Price: Cost varies by location