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Silver Lake, Minnesota Passport Office Information

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Passport Guide for Silver Lake

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


How to Get a Passport in Silver Lake, Minnesota

Getting a passport in Silver Lake 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 Silver Lake 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 Silver Lake will need to visit a passport office.
* Silver Lake 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 Silver Lake

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 Silver Lake 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 Silver Lake 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 Silver Lake, MN

USPO - Silver Lake
113 Main St W
Silver Lake MN, 55381

Looking for a passport office in Silver Lake? 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 Silver Lake.

USPO - Silver Lake
113 Main St W
Silver Lake, MN 55381
 

Other passport offices near Silver Lake Minnesota:

Hutchinson City Center - Hutchinson - 7.5 Miles
McLeod County Recorder - Glencoe - 8.4 Miles
USPO - Cokato - Cokato - 9.3 Miles
USPO - Mayer - Mayer - 13.2 Miles
Meeker County Auditor's Office - Litchfield - 18.8 Miles
USPO - Litchfield - Litchfield - 18.8 Miles
Wright County Auditor-Treasurer - Buffalo - 20.3 Miles
USPO - Annandale - Annandale - 20.7 Miles
Sibley County Recorder - Gaylord - 21.9 Miles
USPO - Mound - Mound - 22.5 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Silver Lake

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

Hutchinson Minnesota, Cokato Minnesota, Norwood Young America Minnesota, Kingston Minnesota, Waconia Minnesota, Delano Minnesota, Arlington Minnesota, Cologne Minnesota, Annandale Minnesota, Rockford Minnesota, Mound Minnesota, Victoria Minnesota, Greenfield Minnesota, Orono Minnesota, Belle Plaine Minnesota, Carver Minnesota, Hanover Minnesota, Henderson Minnesota, Excelsior Minnesota, Medina Minnesota

Regional Passport Offices Close to Silver Lake

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.

Chicago Passport Agency - 339.3 Miles
Detroit Passport Agency - 507.9 Miles
Colorado Passport Agency - 567.4 Miles
Arkansas Passport Center - 628.8 Miles
Buffalo Passport Agency - 672.5 Miles


Passport Expediting in Silver Lake, Minnesota

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Silver Lake. 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 Silver Lake, Minnesota

What is the application process of getting a passport in Silver Lake?

Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, the downside to being in Silver Lake 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 Silver Lake.

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 Silver Lake 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 Silver Lake?

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 Silver Lake, 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.

How much does a passport cost in Silver Lake?

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 Silver Lake?

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 Silver Lake.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #15680 - Hutchinson - (8 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Highway 15 & South Grade
945 Highway 15 S
Hutchinson MN 55350
(320) 234-9499
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Hutchinson Supercenter - (8.3 mi)
Photo Center
1300 Highway 15 S
Hutchinson MN 55350
320-587-9679
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Litchfield Supercenter - (17.3 mi)
Photo Center
2301 East Frontage Road
Litchfield MN 55355
320-693-9552
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #11690 - Waconia - (17.9 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Hwy 284 & Hwy 5
121 Depot Dr
Waconia MN 55387
(952) 442-2146
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Waconia - (18.5 mi)
Photo Center
712 Vista Blvd
Waconia MN 55387
(952) 442-3860
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #5311 - Delano - (19.3 mi)
Photo Center
1314 Babcock Boulevard
Delano MN 55328
(763) 972-3266
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #15124 - Buffalo - (20.8 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Hwy 55 & Hwy 25
1002 Highway 25 N
Buffalo MN 55313
(763) 682-6354
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Wal-Mart Shopping Center - (20.9 mi)
South End Of The Wal-Mart Shopping Center Next To Papa Murphys
1231 Hwy 25 North
Buffalo MN 55313
(763) 684-8000
Price: Cost varies by location
Walmart Buffalo Supercenter - (21 mi)
Photo Center
1315 Highway 25 N
Buffalo MN 55313
763-684-1826
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #15150 - Mound - (22.5 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Commerce & Lynwood
2251 Commerce Blvd
Mound MN 55364
(952) 472-2929
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99