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San Anselmo, California Passport Office Information

Passport Guide: Get a Passport in San Anselmo / Applying for a passport from San Anselmo

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

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 San Anselmo, CA

San Anselmo MPO
121 San Anselmo Ave
San Anselmo CA, 94960

There is only a single passport office in San Anselmo.

San Anselmo MPO
121 San Anselmo Ave
San Anselmo, CA 94960

Regional Passport Offices Close to San Anselmo

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 - 15 Miles
Los Angeles Passport Agency - 309.5 Miles
San Diego Passport Agency - 412 Miles
Seattle Passport Agency - 576.7 Miles
Western Passport Agency - 671.1 Miles

Other passport offices near San Anselmo California:

Fairfax Post Office - Fairfax - 0.6 Miles
Ross Post Office - Ross - 2 Miles
San Rafael Post Office - San Rafael - 3.8 Miles
Larkspur MPO - Larkspur - 3.8 Miles
Corte Madera Post Office - Corte Madera - 4.6 Miles
Mill Valley MPO - Mill Valley - 5.9 Miles
Novato Post Office - Novato - 6.4 Miles
Sausalito PO - Sausalito - 8.3 Miles
Belvedere-Tiburon Post Office - Belvedere - 8.9 Miles
Richmond Post Office - Richmond - 10.7 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near San Anselmo

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

Fairfax California, San Anselmo California, Ross California, Kentfield California, Larkspur California, Corte Madera California, Mill Valley California, Stinson Beach California, Paradise Cay California, Novato California, Bolinas California, Marin City California, Belvedere California, Sausalito California, Tiburon California, San Pablo California, Richmond California, Point Reyes Station California, Pinole California, El Sobrante California

How to Get a Passport in San Anselmo, California

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

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in San Anselmo

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 San Anselmo 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 San Anselmo 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 San Anselmo, California

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

What is the application process of getting a passport in San Anselmo?

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 San Anselmo.

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 San Anselmo 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 San Anselmo?

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 San Anselmo, 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 San Francisco Passport Agency, it's not too far from San Anselmo and if you can provide proof of travel within the next seventy-two hours, you can make an appointment there and get a passport.

How much does a passport cost in San Anselmo?

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 San Anselmo?

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 San Anselmo.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. CVS #9370 - San Anselmo - (0.8 mi)
Photo Center
880 Sir Francis Drake Boulevard
San Anselmo CA 94960
(415) 456-4442
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #7445 - San Anselmo - (0.9 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Sir Francis Drake & Shaw
820 Sir Francis Drake Blvd
San Anselmo CA 94960
(415) 482-0191
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - San Rafael - (1.7 mi)
On Miracle Mile Next6 To The McDonalds And Subway
2100 4th St
San Rafael CA 94901
(415) 456-9446
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #13584 - San Rafael - (1.8 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Northgate & Manuel T Freitas
155 Northgate One
San Rafael CA 94903
(415) 479-2260
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Terra Linda - (1.8 mi)
The UPS Store In Terra Linda Off Hwy 101
1005 Northgate Dr
San Rafael CA 94903
(415) 507-1961
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #9529 - San Rafael - (1.9 mi)
Photo Center
442 Las Gallinas Avenue
San Rafael CA 94903
(415) 479-9171
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #4625 - San Rafael - (2.7 mi)
Northwest Corner Cijos & 3Rd
830 3Rd St
San Rafael CA 94901
(415) 455-9919
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
CVS #4952 - San Rafael - (3 mi)
Photo Center
909 Grand Avenue
San Rafael CA 94901
(415) 258-1649
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
UPS Store - San Rafael - (3.1 mi)
Montecito Plaza Just A Few Blocks From Downtown San Rafael
369 Third St
San Rafael CA 94901
(415) 457-6909
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #9219 - Greenbrae - (3.8 mi)
Photo Center
330 Bon Air Shopping Center
Greenbrae CA 94904
(415) 461-9093
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99