Richfield, Minnesota Passport Office InformationPassport Guide: Get a Passport in Richfield / Applying for a passport from Richfield
Last Updated: 1/18/2021
Passport Guide for Richfield
Residents of Richfield in Hennepin County, Minnesota have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in Richfield 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 Richfield, there are (166) other passport offices in Minnesota 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 Richfield, Minnesota and Expedited Passport service options for Richfield.
How to Get a Passport in Richfield, Minnesota
Getting a passport in Richfield 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 Richfield 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 Richfield will need to visit a passport office.
* Richfield 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 Richfield
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 Richfield or any other city in Minnesota 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 Richfield 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 Office in Richfield, MN
City of Richfield
6700 Portland Ave S
Richfield MN, 55423
Looking for a passport office in Richfield? There are hundreds of such offices in Minnesota. These 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.
There is only a single passport office in Richfield.
6700 Portland Ave S
Richfield, MN 55423
Other passport offices near Richfield Minnesota:Hennepin County - Southdale Service Center - Edina - 2.8 Miles
City of Bloomington - Bloomington - 3.9 Miles
USPO - Mendota - Mendota - 4.1 Miles
USPO - Normandale - Edina - 4.2 Miles
USPO - Eagan Branch - Eagan - 5.1 Miles
USPO - Elmwood Branch - Saint Louis Park - 5.2 Miles
Elway Station Post Office - St Paul - 5.2 Miles
USPO - Transfer Station - St Paul - 5.7 Miles
USPO - University Station - Minneapolis - 5.9 Miles
Hennepin County Gov. Service Center - Minneapolis - 5.9 Miles
Passport Service for Cities Near Richfield
Residents of the following close by cities looking to get a passport should consider using these passport office(s) located in Richfield for their passport application sealing needs.
Richfield Minnesota, Bloomington Minnesota, Mendota Minnesota, Edina Minnesota, Mendota Heights Minnesota, Eagan Minnesota, Burnsville Minnesota, Savage Minnesota, Falcon Heights Minnesota, Saint Paul Minnesota, Roseville Minnesota, Golden Valley Minnesota, Apple Valley Minnesota, Inver Grove Heights Minnesota, Hopkins Minnesota, Eden Prairie Minnesota, South Saint Paul Minnesota, Columbia Heights Minnesota, Robbinsdale Minnesota, Rosemount Minnesota
Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Richfield, Minnesota
Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, the downside to being in Richfield and needing a passport is that there is no regional passport office nearby. If you need a passport quickly, you will have limited options. With most new passport applicants, the journey will start by going to a local acceptance agent; there is only one passport office in Richfield.
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 Richfield 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 Richfield, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks). There are no regional passport issuing offices within 200 miles. You might want to consider using a private passport courier that can expedite your passport application.
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.
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 Richfield.
It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #828 - Richfield - (1.1 mi)
66Th Street & Nicollet Avenue
12 W 66Th St
Richfield MN 55423
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #9511 - Bloomington - (1.2 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Portland & 79Th
7845 Portland Ave S
Bloomington MN 55420
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #21174 - Bloomington - (1.6 mi)
330 E Broadway Ste E330
Bloomington MN 55425
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #16057 - Minneapolis - (2.1 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Lyndale & 54Th
5428 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis MN 55419
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99CVS #2152 - Richfield - (2.3 mi)
6540 Penn Ave S
Richfield MN 55423
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99Walgreens #9794 - Bloomington - (2.5 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Penn & 79Th
7940 Penn Ave S
Bloomington MN 55431
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99UPS Store - Southtown Center - (2.5 mi)
Southtown Center At 494 And Penn Next To Subway
7809 Southtown Center
Bloomington MN 55431
Price: Cost varies by locationCVS #3060 - Bloomington - (2.6 mi)
8936 Lyndale Avenue
Bloomington MN 55420
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99Walgreens #3114 - Edina - (2.8 mi)
70Th Street & York Avenue
6975 York Ave S
Edina MN 55435
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #1303 - Minneapolis - (2.8 mi)
43Rd Street & Chicago Avenue
4323 Chicago Ave
Minneapolis MN 55407
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99