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Passport Guide for St Joseph
Residents of St Joseph in Stearns County, Minnesota have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in St Joseph 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 St Joseph, 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 St Joseph, Minnesota and Expedited Passport service options for St Joseph.
How to Get a Passport in St Joseph, Minnesota
Getting a passport in St Joseph 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 St Joseph 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 St Joseph will need to visit a passport office.
* St Joseph 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 St Joseph
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 St Joseph 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 St Joseph 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 St Joseph, MN
USPO - St. Joseph
117 W Ash St
St Joseph MN, 56374
Looking for a passport office in St Joseph? 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 St Joseph.
117 W Ash St
St Joseph, MN 56374
Other passport offices near St Joseph Minnesota:Stearns County Service Center - Waite Park - 4.5 Miles
Stearns County License Center - St Cloud - 6.3 Miles
USPO - St. Cloud - St Cloud - 7.6 Miles
USPO - Royalton - Royalton - 13.8 Miles
USPO - Paynesville - Paynesville - 20.7 Miles
USPO - Annandale - Annandale - 22.3 Miles
Morrison County Recorder - Little Falls - 22.4 Miles
Passport Service for Cities Near St Joseph
Residents of the following close by cities looking to get a passport should consider using these passport office(s) located in St Joseph for their passport application sealing needs.
Saint Joseph Minnesota, Sartell Minnesota, Sauk Rapids Minnesota, Rockville Minnesota, Albany Minnesota, Rice Minnesota, Richmond Minnesota, Royalton Minnesota, Freeport Minnesota, Melrose Minnesota, Spring Hill Minnesota, Annandale Minnesota, Flensburg Minnesota, Becker Minnesota, Kingston Minnesota, Pierz Minnesota, Sauk Centre Minnesota, Monticello Minnesota, Big Lake Minnesota, New London Minnesota
Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in St Joseph, Minnesota
Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, the downside to being in St Joseph 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 St Joseph.
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 St Joseph 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 St Joseph, 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 St Joseph.
It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #10210 - Sartell - (4.6 mi)
Southwest Corner Of Pinecone & 2Nd Street South
1100 2Nd St S
Sartell MN 56377
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #11956 - Waite Park - (5.9 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Waite & Division
17 Division St
Waite Park MN 56387
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walmart Sartell Supercenter - (6.3 mi)
21 County Road 120
Sartell MN 56377
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walmart St Cloud Supercenter - (6.4 mi)
3601 2nd St South
St Cloud MN 56301
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Costco Store #1344 - St Cloud - (6.5 mi)
3636 2Nd St S
Saint Cloud MN 56301
Price: Cost at COSTCO locations: $5.99UPS Store - Saint Cloud - (6.6 mi)
Behind White Castle (Division & 33rd)
56 S 33rd Ave
Saint Cloud MN 56301
Price: Cost varies by locationWalgreens #3101 - Saint Cloud - (6.8 mi)
25Th Avenue & Division Street
2505 W Division St
Saint Cloud MN 56301
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99CVS #6507 - St. Cloud - (6.9 mi)
2420 Division Street
St. Cloud MN 56301
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99Walgreens #13880 - Sauk Rapids - (7.2 mi)
Northeast Corner Of 2Nd St & Benton
115 2Nd Ave N
Sauk Rapids MN 56379
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #11374 - Little Falls - (22.5 mi)
Northwest Corner Of 11Th St & 1St Ave
1023 1St Ave Ne
Little Falls MN 56345
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99