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Paradise, California Passport Office Information

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

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 Paradise, CA

Paradise Post Office
6469 Clark Rd
Paradise CA, 95969

There is only a single passport office in Paradise.

Paradise Post Office
6469 Clark Rd
Paradise, CA 95969

Regional Passport Offices Close to Paradise

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.

San Francisco Passport Agency - 121.5 Miles
Los Angeles Passport Agency - 372.7 Miles
San Diego Passport Agency - 472 Miles
Seattle Passport Agency - 473.7 Miles
Western Passport Agency - 689.7 Miles

Other passport offices near Paradise California:

Chico Post Office - Chico - 9.1 Miles
Butte County Clerk/Recorder - Oroville - 12.1 Miles
Oroville Post Office - Oroville - 13.2 Miles
Hamilton City Post Office - Hamilton City - 17.3 Miles
Gridley Post Office - Gridley - 21.7 Miles
Orland Post Office - Orland - 25.8 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Paradise

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

Paradise California, Concow California, Durham California, Chico California, Biggs California, Gridley California, Orland California, Live Oak California, Corning California, Tehama California, La Porte California, Olivehurst California, Chester California, Grass Valley California, Greenville California, Williams California, Wheatland California, Washington California, Westwood California, Colfax California

How to Get a Passport in Paradise, California

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

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 Paradise 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 Paradise 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 Paradise, California

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

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

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 Paradise.

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 Paradise 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 Paradise?

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 Paradise, 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 San Francisco Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 121.5 miles from Paradise, 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 Paradise?

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 Paradise?

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 Paradise.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #3877 - Paradise - (3.1 mi)
Skyway & Billie
7576 Skyway
Paradise CA 95969
(530) 876-8222
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Sky Park - (7.3 mi)
Across From The Skyway
2485 Notre Dame Blvd
Chico CA 95928
(530) 891-1623
Price: Cost varies by location
Walmart Chico Store - (7.7 mi)
Photo Center
2044 Forest Ave
Chico CA 95928
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
CVS #2881 - Chico - (7.8 mi)
Photo Center
1120 Forest Ave
Chico CA 95928
(530) 894-5112
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Costco Store #1011 - Chico - (8 mi)
Photo Center
2100 Dr Mlk Jr Pkwy
Chico CA 95928
(530) 332-1742
Price: Cost at COSTCO locations: $5.99
CVS #7506 - Chico - (8.6 mi)
Photo Center
1496 East Avenue
Chico CA 95926
(530) 896-5404
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - East - (8.8 mi)
In The Safeway Center Near Pleasant Valley High School - We Moved To The Other Side Of Safeway!
1380 East Ave
Chico CA 95926
(530) 893-1818
Price: Cost varies by location
UPS Store - Mangrove - (9.1 mi)
Next To Safeway Park Plaza At Mangrove And Vallombrosa
702 Mangrove Ave
Chico CA 95926
(530) 898-1623
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #9599 - Chico - (9.9 mi)
Photo Center
801 East Avenue
Chico CA 95926
(530) 345-1363
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #13000 - Chico - (9.9 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Cohasset & East
860 East Ave
Chico CA 95926
(530) 899-0887
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99