Westerly, Rhode Island Passport Office Information
How to get a passport in Westerly, RI: Passport Offices & Application Process
Westerly Post Office
110 Tom Harvey Rd
Westerly RI, 2891
In Westerly, 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 Westerly 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 Westerly, 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 Westerly, Rhode Island and Expedited Passport service options for Westerly.
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 Westerly Rhode Island
Showing the single passport office in Westerly:
|Westerly Post Office|
110 Tom Harvey Rd
Westerly, RI 02891
Other passport offices near Westerly Rhode IslandNorth Stonington Post Office - North Stonington - 7.1 Miles
Groton Post Office - Groton - 11.7 Miles
New London Post Office - New London - 13.6 Miles
Wakefield Post Office - Wakefield - 14.6 Miles
Quaker Hill Post Office - Quaker Hill - 14.6 Miles
New Shoreham Town Clerk - New Shoreham - 15.2 Miles
Uncasville Post Office - Uncasville - 15.3 Miles
Waterford Post Office - Waterford - 15.6 Miles
Norwich Post Office - Norwich - 15.9 Miles
Otis Library - Norwich - 16 Miles
Regional Passport Offices Close to Westerly
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 - 68.4 Miles
Connecticut Passport Agency - 80.8 Miles
New York Passport Agency - 107.1 Miles
National Passport Center - 111.9 Miles
Philadelphia Passport Agency - 174.5 Miles
Westerly, Rhode Island Passport Forms & Application Guides
Getting a passport in Westerly 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 Westerly 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 Westerly will need to visit a passport office.
* Please see regional passport offices close to Westerly, there is one less than 100 miles from Westerly.
* 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 Westerly
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 Westerly 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 Westerly 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 Westerly
Residents of the following cities that are close to Westerly can consider using the passport office services in Westerly for their passport application sealing needs.
Stonington Connecticut, Hopkinton Rhode Island, Charlestown Rhode Island, Groton Connecticut, New London Connecticut, Norwich Connecticut, Waterford Connecticut, Kingston Rhode Island, Narragansett Rhode Island, Exeter Rhode Island, Plainfield Connecticut, Coventry Rhode Island, Jamestown Rhode Island, East Greenwich Rhode Island, West Warwick Rhode Island
Passport Expediting in Westerly, Rhode Island
In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Westerly. 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).
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Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Westerly, Rhode Island
We make the passport application process easier and make getting a passport in Westerly simplier. Our guide to how and where to get a passport in Westerly 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 Westerly.
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 Westerly 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 Westerly, 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 Boston Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 68.4 miles from Westerly, 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 Westerly.
It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite.CVS #1544 - Westerly - (0.7 mi)
151 Franklin Street
Westerly RI 02891
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99CVS #971 - Westerly - (1.2 mi)
150 Granite Street
Westerly RI 02891
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99Walmart Westerly Supercenter - (1.3 mi)
258 Post Rd
Westerly RI 02891
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walgreens #17726 - Pawcatuck - (2.6 mi)
Northwest Corner S Broad St & Pequot Trl
37 South Broad Street
Pawcatuck CT 06379
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99CVS #2056 - Mystic - (7.7 mi)
25 Broadway Ave, Corner Of East Main
Mystic CT 06355
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99CVS #8320 - Wyoming - (10.1 mi)
1187 Main Street
Wyoming RI 02898
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99CVS #377 - Groton - (11.7 mi)
915 Poquonnock Road
Groton CT 06340
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99Walgreens #7759 - Groton - (12.1 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Long Hill & Maxson
441 Long Hill Rd
Groton CT 06340
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Groton Store - (12.2 mi)
150 Gold Star Hwy
Groton CT 06340
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44CVS #556 - Gales Ferry - (13.6 mi)
1657 Route 12
Gales Ferry CT 06335
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99