How to get a passport in Happy Valley, OR: Passport Offices & Application Process
City of Happy Valley
16100 SE Misty Dr
Happy Valley OR, 97086
In Happy Valley, Oregon 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 Happy Valley 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 Happy Valley, there are (89) other passport offices in Oregon 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 Happy Valley, Oregon and Expedited Passport service options for Happy Valley.
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 Happy Valley Oregon
Showing the single passport office in Happy Valley:
|City of Happy Valley|
16100 SE Misty Dr
Happy Valley, OR 97086
Other passport offices near Happy Valley OregonUSPO - Midway - Portland - 0.5 Miles
USPO - East Portland Station - Portland - 3.9 Miles
Multnomah County - Portland - 4 Miles
USPO - Portland AMF - Portland - 4.3 Miles
USPO - Portland (Main Office) - Portland - 4.8 Miles
City of Portland Treasury - Portland - 4.8 Miles
USPO - University Station - Portland - 4.9 Miles
City of Gresham - Gresham - 5.4 Miles
USPO - Multnomah Station - Portland - 7 Miles
City of Lake Oswego - Lake Oswego - 7.1 Miles
Happy Valley, Oregon Passport Forms & Application Guides
Getting a passport in Happy Valley 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 Happy Valley 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 Happy Valley will need to visit a passport office.
* Happy Valley 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 Happy Valley
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 Happy Valley or any other city in Oregon 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 Happy Valley 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 Happy Valley
Residents of the following cities that are close to Happy Valley can consider using the passport office services in Happy Valley for their passport application sealing needs.
Happy Valley Oregon, Milwaukie Oregon, Gresham Oregon, Fairview Oregon, Clackamas Oregon, Wood Village Oregon, Multnomah Oregon, Johnson City Oregon, Lake Oswego Oregon, Troutdale Oregon, Gladstone Oregon, Camas Washington, West Linn Oregon, Boring Oregon, Washougal Washington, Tigard Oregon, Beaverton Oregon, Durham Oregon, Tualatin Oregon, Ireland Washington
Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Happy Valley, Oregon
We make the passport application process easier and make getting a passport in Happy Valley simplier. Our guide to how and where to get a passport in Happy Valley 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 Happy Valley.
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 Happy Valley 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 Happy Valley, 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 Seattle Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 125.7 miles from Happy Valley, 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 Happy Valley.
It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite.Walgreens #3925 - Portland - (0.8 mi)
82Nd & Burnside
3 Ne 82Nd Ave
Portland OR 97220
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99UPS Store - Portland - (1.1 mi)
The UPS Store shares the same parking lot as Winco in the Powell shopping center on 82nd and Powell BLVD.
7901 SE Powell Blvd
Portland OR 97206
Price: Cost varies by locationWalgreens #6426 - Portland - (1.4 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Ne 122Nd Ave & Ne Glisan St
12335 Ne Glisan St
Portland OR 97230
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Portland Supercenter - (1.4 mi)
4200 Se 82nd Ave
Portland OR 97266
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walgreens #4353 - Portland - (1.5 mi)
82Nd & Holgate
4325 Se 82Nd Ave
Portland OR 97266
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99UPS Store - Southeast Hawthorne - (2.3 mi)
Next to New Seasons
4110 SE Hawthorne
Portland OR 97214
Price: Cost varies by locationWalgreens #16251 - Portland - (2.3 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Ne 70Th Ave & Sandy Blvd
7070 Ne Sandy Blvd
Portland OR 97213
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #3890 - Portland - (2.4 mi)
39Th & Belmont
940 Se Cesar E Chavez Blvd
Portland OR 97214
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #4296 - Portland - (2.8 mi)
Holgate & 39Th
3909 Se Holgate Blvd
Portland OR 97202
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99UPS Store - NE Sandy Blvd - (2.9 mi)
North Side Of Sandy Blvd
3439 NE Sandy Blvd
Portland OR 97232
Price: Cost varies by location