Grand Rapids, Minnesota Passport Office Information
Residents of Grand Rapids in Itasca County, Minnesota have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids, 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 Grand Rapids, Minnesota and Expedited Passport service options for Grand Rapids.
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 Grand Rapids, MN
Itasca County Recorder
123 NE 4th St
Grand Rapids MN, 55744
There is only a single passport office in Grand Rapids.
123 NE 4th St
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
Other passport offices near Grand Rapids Minnesota:USPO - Pengilly - Pengilly - 13.9 Miles
Passport Service for Cities Near Grand Rapids
Residents of the following close by cities looking to get a passport should consider using these passport office(s) located in Grand Rapids for their passport application sealing needs.
Coleraine Minnesota, Hibbing Minnesota, Bigfork Minnesota, Chisholm Minnesota, Floodwood Minnesota, Longville Minnesota, Eveleth Minnesota, Wright Minnesota, Virginia Minnesota, Cass Lake Minnesota, Brookston Minnesota, Gilbert Minnesota, Hackensack Minnesota, Northome Minnesota, Cook Minnesota, Blackduck Minnesota, Crosby Minnesota, Biwabik Minnesota, Riverton Minnesota, Orr Minnesota
How to Get a Passport in Grand Rapids, Minnesota
Getting a passport in Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids will need to visit a passport office.
* Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids
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 Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids, Minnesota
Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, the downside to being in Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids.
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 Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids, 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 Grand Rapids.
It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #13163 - Grand Rapids - (3.1 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Hwy 169 & 10Th
18 Se 10Th St
Grand Rapids MN 55744
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Grand Rapids Supercenter - (4.3 mi)
100 Se 29th St
Grand Rapids MN 55744
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart Hibbing Supercenter - (24.4 mi)
12080 Highway 169 W
Hibbing MN 55746
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walgreens #11125 - Hibbing - (25.9 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Hwy 169 & 37Th
1130 E 37Th St
Hibbing MN 55746
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Mountain Iron Supercenter - (41 mi)
8580 Rock Ridge Dr
Mountain Iron MN 55768
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walgreens #10501 - Virginia - (42 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Hwy 53 & 13Th
5474 Mountain Iron Dr
Virginia MN 55792
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99CVS #10397 - Aitkin - (45 mi)
25 Second St Ne
Aitkin MN 56431
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99Walgreens #15439 - Cloquet - (55.2 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Highway 33 & Doddridge
215 Doddridge Ave
Cloquet MN 55720
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Cloquet Supercenter - (55.8 mi)
1308 Highway 33 S
Cloquet MN 55720
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44CVS #10756 - Bemidji - (56.3 mi)
2312 Bemidji Ave North
Bemidji MN 56601
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99