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Mitchell, South Dakota Passport Office Information

Last Reviewed on March 16th, 2022

How to get a passport in Mitchell, SD: Passport Offices & Application Process

USPO - Mitchell
200 W 5th Ave
Mitchell SD, 57301

In Mitchell, South Dakota 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 Mitchell 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 Mitchell, there are (49) other passport offices in South Dakota 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 Mitchell, South Dakota and Expedited Passport service options for Mitchell.

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 Mitchell South Dakota

Showing the single passport office in Mitchell:

USPO - Mitchell

200 W 5th Ave
Mitchell, SD 57301


Other passport offices near Mitchell South Dakota

Douglas County Clerk of Courts - Armour - 26.2 Miles
Jerauld County Auditor - Wessington Springs - 31.4 Miles
Hutchinson County Clerk of Courts - Olivet - 32.4 Miles
USPO - Huron - Huron - 40 Miles
Bon Homme Clerk of Court - Tyndall - 43.5 Miles
USPS - Madison (Main Office) - Madison - 44.9 Miles
Brule County Clerk of Courts - Chamberlain - 55.4 Miles
USPO - Meadows Postal Retail Store - Sioux Falls - 57 Miles
USPO - Yankton - Yankton - 57.9 Miles
Boyd County District Court - Butte - 58.6 Miles

Regional Passport Offices Close to Mitchell

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.

Colorado Passport Agency - 388.4 Miles
Chicago Passport Agency - 471.8 Miles
Arkansas Passport Center - 599.8 Miles
Dallas Passport Agency - 658.1 Miles
Detroit Passport Agency - 662.8 Miles

Mitchell, South Dakota Passport Forms & Application Guides

Getting a passport in Mitchell 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 Mitchell 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 Mitchell will need to visit a passport office.
* Mitchell 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 Mitchell

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 Mitchell or any other city in South Dakota 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 Mitchell 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 Mitchell

Residents of the following cities that are close to Mitchell can consider using the passport office services in Mitchell for their passport application sealing needs.

Bridgewater South Dakota, Harrison South Dakota, Marion South Dakota, Monroe South Dakota, Manchester South Dakota, Tabor South Dakota, Hartford South Dakota, Springfield South Dakota, Santee Nebraska, Rutland South Dakota, Davis South Dakota, Lennox South Dakota, Arlington South Dakota, Saint Charles South Dakota, Dell Rapids South Dakota, Volga South Dakota, Harrisburg South Dakota, Crofton Nebraska, Tulare South Dakota, Brandon South Dakota

Passport Expediting in Mitchell, South Dakota

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Mitchell. 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 Mitchell, South Dakota

We make the passport application process easier and make getting a passport in Mitchell simplier. Our guide to how and where to get a passport in Mitchell contains all the passport office information you will need but often times there are still questions:

What is the application process of getting a passport in Mitchell?

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

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 Mitchell, 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 Mitchell?

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.

Where to get passport photos in Mitchell?

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 Mitchell.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite.

UPS Store - Mitchell - (1.5 mi)
Photo Center
204 W Havens Ave
Mitchell SD 57301
(605) 996-4600
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #10347 - Mitchell - (1.9 mi)
Southwest Corner Of S Burr St & E Havens Ave
901 S Burr St
Mitchell SD 57301
(605) 996-3179
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Mitchell Supercenter - (2.6 mi)
Photo Center
1101 E Spruce St
Mitchell SD 57301
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Huron Supercenter - (38.4 mi)
Photo Center
2791 Dakota Ave S
Huron SD 57350
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
UPS Store - Huron - (39.1 mi)
Dakota Ave (Main), One Block North Of McDonald's
1741 Dakota Ave South
Huron SD 57350
(605) 352-7447
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #10729 - Sioux Falls - (55.5 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Sertoma & 41St
7120 W 41St St
Sioux Falls SD 57106
(605) 221-0989
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
Walmart Sioux Falls Supercenter - (55.6 mi)
Photo Center
5200 West 60th Street North
Sioux Falls SD 57107
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
UPS Store - Walmart Plaza - (55.8 mi)
In Front Of Walmart
3013 Broadway Ave
Yankton SD 57078
(605) 689-3033
Price: Cost varies by location
Walmart Yankton Supercenter - (55.8 mi)
Photo Center
3001 Broadway Ave
Yankton SD 57078
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #9806 - Yankton - (56.8 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Broadway Ave & 21St St
2020 Broadway Ave
Yankton SD 57078
(605) 665-1124
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99

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