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East Providence, Rhode Island Passport Office Information

How to get a passport in East Providence, RI: Passport Offices & Application Process

East Providence Finance Station
17 Grove Ave
East Providence RI, 2914

In East Providence, Rhode Island 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 East Providence 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 East Providence, there are (18) other passport offices in Rhode Island 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 East Providence, Rhode Island and Expedited Passport service options for East Providence.

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 East Providence Rhode Island

Showing the single passport office in East Providence:

East Providence Finance Station

17 Grove Ave
East Providence, RI 02914


Other passport offices near East Providence Rhode Island

Providence Post Office (Annex) - Providence - 2.4 Miles
Providence Post Office (Main Window) - Providence - 2.8 Miles
Providence Post Office (Elmwood) - Providence - 3 Miles
Pawtucket Post Office - Pawtucket - 4.2 Miles
Barrington Post Office - Barrington - 4.3 Miles
Garden City Station - Cranston - 5.2 Miles
Warren Post Office - Warren - 6.1 Miles
Warwick Post Office - Warwick - 6.7 Miles
Cumberland Passport Acceptance - Cumberland - 7.2 Miles
Bristol Post Office - Bristol - 9.3 Miles

Regional Passport Offices Close to East Providence

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.

Boston Passport Agency - 35.7 Miles
National Passport Center - 79.8 Miles
Connecticut Passport Agency - 107.9 Miles
New York Passport Agency - 135.8 Miles
Vermont Passport Agency - 194.9 Miles

East Providence, Rhode Island Passport Forms & Application Guides

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

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in East Providence

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 East Providence or any other city in Rhode Island 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 East Providence 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 East Providence

Residents of the following cities that are close to East Providence can consider using the passport office services in East Providence for their passport application sealing needs.

East Providence Rhode Island, Seekonk Massachusetts, Providence Rhode Island, Pawtucket Rhode Island, Central Falls Rhode Island, Barrington Rhode Island, Rehoboth Massachusetts, Warren Rhode Island, Warwick Rhode Island, Lincoln Rhode Island, Swansea Massachusetts, Attleboro Massachusetts, Greenville Rhode Island, Bristol Rhode Island, Cumberland Rhode Island, West Warwick Rhode Island, East Greenwich Rhode Island, Smithfield Rhode Island, Somerset Massachusetts, Dighton Massachusetts

Passport Expediting in East Providence, Rhode Island

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in East Providence. 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 East Providence, Rhode Island

We make the passport application process easier and make getting a passport in East Providence simplier. Our guide to how and where to get a passport in East Providence contains all the passport office information you will need but often times there are still questions:

What is the application process of getting a passport in East Providence?

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 East Providence.
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 East Providence 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 East Providence?

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 East Providence, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks).

While not down the street, the closest option for a passport-issuing facility is the Boston Passport Agency, it's not too far from East Providence and if you can provide proof of travel within the next seventy-two hours, you can make an appointment there and get a passport.

If you have trouble getting an appointment at the Boston Passport Agency, there are additional regional offices that are farther but may be options for you, see regional passport offices near East Providence.

How much does a passport cost in East Providence?

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.

Where to get passport photos in East Providence?

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 East Providence.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite.

Walgreens #19849 - East Providence - (0.2 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Warren Avenue & Pawtucket Avenue
655 Warren Ave
East Providence RI 02914
(401) 434-5700
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #2347 - East Providence - (0.2 mi)
Photo Center
640 Warren Avenue
East Providence RI 02914
(401) 438-2272
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #269 - East Providence - (0.5 mi)
Photo Center
583 Taunton Avenue
East Providence RI 02914
(401) 434-2993
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #19900 - Providence - (1.4 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Pitman Street & Butler Ave
135 Pitman Street
Providence RI 02906
(401) 861-4846
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Providence - (1.5 mi)
Wayland Square - Angell Street
11 S Angell St
Providence RI 02906
(401) 751-6245
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #1294 - Providence - (1.6 mi)
Photo Center
481 Angell Street
Providence RI 02906
(401) 521-4340
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Seekonk - (2 mi)
Photo Center
20 Commerce Way
Seekonk MA 02771
(508) 557-0920
Price: Cost varies by location
Walmart Seekonk Store - (2 mi)
Photo Center
1180 Fall River Ave
Seekonk MA 02771
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
CVS #827 - Providence - (2 mi)
Photo Center
291 Thayer Street
Providence RI 02906
(401) 331-1970
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Providence - (2.1 mi)
On the corner of Parsonage St. and South St.
22 Parsonage St
Providence RI 02903
(401) 369-7029
Price: Cost varies by location

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