South Fork, Colorado Passport Office Information
How to get a passport in South Fork, CO: Passport Offices & Application Process
USPO - South Fork
130 W Frontage Rd
South Fork CO, 81154
In South Fork, Colorado there is only a single passport office location (e.g. acceptance agent). These passport offices are part of the application process for a new adult or child passport application. The South Fork passport office clerks are official "acceptance agents" for the Passport Agency and can witness your signature and seal your passport documents (if you do not need your passport application sealed then you do not need to visit an acceptance agent).
In addition to the 1 passport office in South Fork, there are (143) other passport offices in Colorado 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 South Fork, Colorado and Expedited Passport service options for South Fork.
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 local passport offices don't issue passports; the clerks (acceptance agents) at a local office can 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 Offices in South Fork Colorado
Showing the single passport office in South Fork:
|USPO - South Fork|
130 W Frontage Rd
South Fork, CO 81154
Other passport offices near South Fork ColoradoUSPO - Monte Vista - Monte Vista - 22.9 Miles
USPO - Center - Center - 24.8 Miles
Regional Passport Offices Close to South Fork
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.
Colorado Passport Agency - 146 Miles
El Paso Passport Agency - 354.2 Miles
Western Passport Agency - 386.1 Miles
Dallas Passport Agency - 562.8 Miles
San Diego Passport Agency - 595.3 Miles
South Fork, Colorado Passport Forms & Application Guides
Getting a passport in South Fork 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 South Fork 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 South Fork will need to visit a passport office.
* South Fork 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 South Fork
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 South Fork or any other city in Colorado 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 South Fork are listed below. If this is not possible or you want to avoid going there yourself, please only then consider using a passport expeditor.
Passport Service for Cities Near South Fork
Residents of the following cities that are close to South Fork can consider using the passport office services in South Fork for their passport application sealing needs.
South Fork Colorado, Center Colorado, Manassa Colorado, Antonito Colorado, Crestone Colorado, Dallas Colorado, Buena Vista Colorado, Crested Butte Colorado, Mount Crested Butte Colorado, Cañon City Colorado, Pittsburg Colorado, Florence Colorado, Paonia Colorado, Austin Colorado, Victor Colorado, Farmington New Mexico, Angel Fire New Mexico, Cimarron New Mexico, Manitou Springs Colorado, Miami New Mexico
Passport Expediting in South Fork, Colorado
In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in South Fork. 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).
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Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in South Fork, Colorado
We make the passport application process easier and make getting a passport in South Fork simplier. Our guide to how and where to get a passport in South Fork contains all the passport office information you will need but often times there are still questions:
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 South Fork.
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 South Fork 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 South Fork, 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 Colorado Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 146 miles from South Fork, 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.
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, $130 ($165 with acceptance agent fee) for adult passports and $100 ($135 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 South Fork.
It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite.Walmart Pagosa Springs Supercenter - (32.1 mi)
211 Aspen Village Drive
Pagosa Springs CO 81147
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44UPS Store - Pagosa Springs - (32.7 mi)
In the City Market Shopping Center, 3 doors to the left.
135 Country Center Dr
Pagosa Springs CO 81147
Price: Cost varies by locationWalmart Alamosa Supercenter - (35.6 mi)
3333 Clark St
Alamosa CO 81101
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walgreens #9912 - Alamosa - (37.2 mi)
Northwest Corner Of West & Main
1203 Main St
Alamosa CO 81101
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Gunnison Store - (55.5 mi)
900 N Main St
Gunnison CO 81230
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart Salida Supercenter - (58.9 mi)
7865 W Us Highway 50
Salida CO 81201
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walgreens #10371 - Durango - (63.7 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Main Ave & 27Th St
2701 Main Ave
Durango CO 81301
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #19273 - Durango - (64.5 mi)
Southeast Corner Camino Del Rio & 11Th St
28 Town Plaza
Durango CO 81301
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Durango Supercenter - (64.8 mi)
1155 S Camino Del Rio
Durango CO 81303
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44UPS Store - Bodo Park - (64.9 mi)
Centennial Shopping Plaza
361 S Camino Del Rio
Durango CO 81303
Price: Cost varies by location