How to get a passport in Ferriday, LA: Passport Offices & Application Process
Ferriday Post Office
999 1st St
Ferriday LA, 71334
In Ferriday, Louisiana 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 Ferriday 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 Ferriday, there are (91) other passport offices in Louisiana 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 Ferriday, Louisiana and Expedited Passport service options for Ferriday.
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 Ferriday Louisiana
Showing the single passport office in Ferriday:
|Ferriday Post Office|
999 1st St
Ferriday, LA 71334
Other passport offices near Ferriday LouisianaNatchez Main Post Office - Natchez - 11.7 Miles
Clerk of Circuit Court Adams County - Natchez - 11.8 Miles
Catahoula Parish Clerk of Court - Harrisonburg - 13.1 Miles
Ferriday, Louisiana Passport Forms & Application Guides
Getting a passport in Ferriday 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 Ferriday 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 Ferriday will need to visit a passport office.
* Ferriday 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 Ferriday
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 Ferriday or any other city in Louisiana 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 Ferriday 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 Ferriday
Residents of the following cities that are close to Ferriday can consider using the passport office services in Ferriday for their passport application sealing needs.
Ferriday Louisiana, Jonesville Louisiana, Washington Mississippi, Gilbert Louisiana, Ireland Mississippi, Centreville Mississippi, Pineville Louisiana, Richmond Louisiana, Wilson Louisiana, Jackson Louisiana, Utica Mississippi, Atlanta Louisiana, Wesson Mississippi, McComb Mississippi, Montgomery Louisiana, Livonia Louisiana, Washington Louisiana, Crystal Springs Mississippi, Baker Louisiana, Raymond Mississippi
Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Ferriday, Louisiana
We make the passport application process easier and make getting a passport in Ferriday simplier. Our guide to how and where to get a passport in Ferriday 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 Ferriday.
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 Ferriday 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 Ferriday, 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 New Orleans Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 129.2 miles from Ferriday, 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 Ferriday.
It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite.Walgreens #9142 - Natchez - (13.4 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Hwy 61 & Hospital Dr
49 Sgt Prentiss Dr
Natchez MS 39120
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Natchez Supercenter - (13.4 mi)
314 Sgt. S. Prentiss
Natchez MS 39120
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walgreens #10131 - Natchez - (13.5 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Lynda Lee Dr & D'evereux Dr
303 Devereaux Dr
Natchez MS 39120
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99CVS #5870 - Natchez - (14.1 mi)
505 Highway 61 North
Natchez MS 39120
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99Walmart Jena Supercenter - (27.2 mi)
3670 W Oak St
Jena LA 71342
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart Winnsboro Supercenter - (32.5 mi)
3360 Front St
Winnsboro LA 71295
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44CVS #5306 - Marksville - (39.3 mi)
120 Tunica Drive East
Marksville LA 71351
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99Walgreens #11830 - Marksville - (39.3 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Hwy 1 & Main
236 S Main St
Marksville LA 71351
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Marksville Supercenter - (40.5 mi)
7162 Highway 1
Marksville LA 71350
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart Pineville Supercenter - (44.1 mi)
3636 Monroe Hwy
Pineville LA 71360
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44