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Lamont, California Passport Office Information

Residents of Lamont in Kern County, California have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Lamont 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 Lamont, 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 Lamont, California and Expedited Passport service options for Lamont.

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 Lamont, CA

Lamont Post Office
11940 Main St
Lamont CA, 93241

There is only a single passport office in Lamont.

Lamont Post Office
11940 Main St
Lamont, CA 93241

Regional Passport Offices Close to Lamont

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.

Los Angeles Passport Agency - 75.9 Miles
San Diego Passport Agency - 175.3 Miles
San Francisco Passport Agency - 226 Miles
Western Passport Agency - 442 Miles
El Paso Passport Agency - 655.6 Miles

Other passport offices near Lamont California:

Stockdale Station Post Office - Bakersfield - 9.1 Miles
Shafter Post Office - Shafter - 22.6 Miles
Tehachapi City Clerk's Office - Tehachapi - 24.3 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Lamont

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

Arvin California, Shafter California, Tehachapi California, Maricopa California, Taft California, Buttonwillow California, Wasco California, McFarland California, Lake Isabella California, Delano California, Kernville California, Mojave California, Rosamond California, Porterville California, Castaic California, Lancaster California, Piru California, Ojai California, Fillmore California, Edwards California

How to Get a Passport in Lamont, California

Getting a passport in Lamont 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 Lamont 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 Lamont will need to visit a passport office.
* Please see regional passport offices close to Lamont, there is one less than 100 miles from Lamont.
* To renew your passport, you do NOT need to visit a passport office.

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Lamont

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 Lamont 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 Lamont 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 Lamont, California

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Lamont. 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 Lamont, California

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

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 Lamont.

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 Lamont 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 Lamont?

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 Lamont, 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 Los Angeles Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 75.9 miles from Lamont, 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.

How much does a passport cost in Lamont?

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 Lamont?

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 Lamont.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. CVS #2768 - Bakersfield - (4.7 mi)
Photo Center
6500 South Union Avenue
Bakersfield CA 93307
(661) 835-8371
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walmart Tehachapi Supercenter - (5.4 mi)
Photo Center
400 Tucker Road
Tehachapi CA 93561
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Bakersfield Supercenter - (6 mi)
Photo Center
6225 Colony St
Bakersfield CA 93307
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #1816 - Bakersfield - (6.4 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Wible & Panama
3301 Panama Ln
Bakersfield CA 93313
(661) 835-9383
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walgreens #3272 - Bakersfield - (6.4 mi)
South H Street & Planz
3315 S H St
Bakersfield CA 93304
(661) 396-0634
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #7001 - Bakersfield - (6.9 mi)
Photo Center
6500 Niles Street
Bakersfield CA 93306
(661) 363-6384
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Panama Ln - (7.1 mi)
The Palms Shopping Center-Caddy Corner From Costco
4725 Panama Ln
Bakersfield CA 93313
(661) 831-9904
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #10921 - Bakersfield - (7.2 mi)
Photo Center
6601 Stine Road
Bakersfield CA 93313
(661) 831-7386
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Costco Store #643 - Sw Bakersfield - (7.3 mi)
Photo Center
4900 Panama Ln
Bakersfield CA 93313
(661) 398-4740
Price: Cost at COSTCO locations: $5.99
Walgreens #3222 - Bakersfield - (7.5 mi)
Chester Avenue & Brundage
40 Chester Ave
Bakersfield CA 93301
(661) 631-2837
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99