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Georgetown, South Carolina Passport Office Information

Residents of Georgetown in Georgetown County, South Carolina have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Georgetown 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 Georgetown, there are (86) other passport offices in South Carolina 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 Georgetown, South Carolina and Expedited Passport service options for Georgetown.

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 Georgetown, SC

Georgetown Main Post Office
1101 Charlotte St
Georgetown SC, 29440

There is only a single passport office in Georgetown.

Georgetown Main Post Office
1101 Charlotte St
Georgetown, SC 29440

Regional Passport Offices Close to Georgetown

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.

Atlanta Passport Agency - 255.1 Miles
Washington Passport Agency - 335.5 Miles
Philadelphia Passport Agency - 429.3 Miles
Miami Passport Agency - 471.2 Miles
New York Passport Agency - 496 Miles

Other passport offices near Georgetown South Carolina:

Horry County Clerk of Court - Myrtle Beach - 13.6 Miles
Horry County Courthouse Clerk of Court - Conway - 18 Miles
Conway Post Office - Conway - 19.4 Miles
Myrtle Beach Main Post Office - Myrtle Beach - 20.4 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Georgetown

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

Murrells Inlet South Carolina, Garden City South Carolina, Andrews South Carolina, Myrtle Beach South Carolina, Lake City South Carolina, Scranton South Carolina, McClellanville South Carolina, North Myrtle Beach South Carolina, Mullins South Carolina, Tabor City North Carolina, Latta South Carolina, Marietta North Carolina, Brunswick North Carolina, Little Rock South Carolina, Boardman North Carolina, Goose Creek South Carolina, Summerton South Carolina, Lakewood South Carolina, Isle of Palms South Carolina, Hanahan South Carolina

How to Get a Passport in Georgetown, South Carolina

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

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 Georgetown or any other city in South Carolina 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 Georgetown 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 Georgetown, South Carolina

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Georgetown. 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 Georgetown, South Carolina

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

Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, the downside to being in Georgetown 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 Georgetown.

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 Georgetown 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 Georgetown?

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 Georgetown, 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 Georgetown?

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 Georgetown?

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 Georgetown.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. CVS #8936 - Murrells Inlet - (11.5 mi)
Photo Center
101 Founders Bay Road
Murrells Inlet SC 29576
(843) 651-8863
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #7531 - Hemingway - (12.1 mi)
Photo Center
206 South Main Street
Hemingway SC 29554
(843) 558-9455
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Murrells Inlet - (12.4 mi)
Located in the Food Lion Shopping Ctr at the intersection of 707 and 17 Bypass, across from CVS
742 Mink Ave
Murrells Inlet SC 29576
(843) 357-6999
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #7016 - Pawleys Island - (12.5 mi)
Photo Center
10317 Ocean Highway 17 South
Pawleys Island SC 29585
(843) 237-4036
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #2736 - Murrells Inlet - (12.5 mi)
Photo Center
3710 Highway 17 Bypass
Murrells Inlet SC 29576
(843) 651-8975
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walmart Georgetown Supercenter - (12.6 mi)
Photo Center
1310 N Fraser St
Georgetown SC 29440
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
UPS Store - Pawleys Island - (12.6 mi)
Highway 17 @ Waverly Rd Directly Across From Walgreens
10517 Ocean Hwy
Pawleys Island SC 29585
(843) 237-7951
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #7956 - Pawleys Island - (12.6 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Hwy 17 & N Causeway
11 N Causeway Rd
Pawleys Island SC 29585
(843) 979-1079
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walgreens #9834 - Georgetown - (13 mi)
Southeast Corner Of N Fraser St & Merriman
1098 N Fraser St
Georgetown SC 29440
(843) 545-1732
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walgreens #6077 - Murrells Inlet - (13.5 mi)
Northwest Corner Of U S Highway 17 & Jamestown(Atlantic)
2872 S Highway 17
Murrells Inlet SC 29576
(843) 357-3985
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99