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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.
- 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 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.
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
Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in Silver Lake, Minnesota
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
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.
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 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
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Hutchinson Supercenter - (8.3 mi)
1300 Highway 15 S
Hutchinson MN 55350
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart Litchfield Supercenter - (17.3 mi)
2301 East Frontage Road
Litchfield MN 55355
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walgreens #11690 - Waconia - (17.9 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Hwy 284 & Hwy 5
121 Depot Dr
Waconia MN 55387
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99UPS Store - Waconia - (18.5 mi)
712 Vista Blvd
Waconia MN 55387
Price: Cost varies by locationCVS #5311 - Delano - (19.3 mi)
1314 Babcock Boulevard
Delano MN 55328
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99Walgreens #15124 - Buffalo - (20.8 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Hwy 55 & Hwy 25
1002 Highway 25 N
Buffalo MN 55313
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99UPS 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
Price: Cost varies by locationWalmart Buffalo Supercenter - (21 mi)
1315 Highway 25 N
Buffalo MN 55313
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walgreens #15150 - Mound - (22.5 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Commerce & Lynwood
2251 Commerce Blvd
Mound MN 55364
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99