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Last Updated: 1/18/2021
Passport Guide for West St Paul
Residents of West St Paul in Dakota County, Minnesota have only a single location from which they can get a passport application sealed at. The passport agent in West St Paul 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 West St Paul, 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 West St Paul, Minnesota and Expedited Passport service options for West St Paul.
How to Get a Passport in West St Paul, Minnesota
Getting a passport in West St Paul 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 West St Paul 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 West St Paul will need to visit a passport office.
* West St Paul 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 West St Paul
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 West St Paul 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 West St Paul 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 West St Paul, MN
Dakota County - Northern Center
1 Mendota Rd W, Ste 130
West St Paul MN, 55118
Looking for a passport office in West St Paul? 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 West St Paul.
1 Mendota Rd W, Ste 130
West St Paul, MN 55118
Other passport offices near West St Paul Minnesota:Elway Station Post Office - St Paul - 2.1 Miles
USPO - Mendota - Mendota - 2.5 Miles
USPO - Uptown Station - St Paul - 2.9 Miles
USPO - Eagan Branch - Eagan - 3.8 Miles
Daytons Bluff Station Post Office - St Paul - 4.8 Miles
Rice Street Station Post Office - St Paul - 5.2 Miles
USPO - Transfer Station - St Paul - 5.6 Miles
USPO - Como Station - St Paul - 6.4 Miles
Eastern Heights Post Office - Oakdale - 6.5 Miles
USPO - University Station - Minneapolis - 6.6 Miles
Passport Service for Cities Near West St Paul
Residents of the following close by cities looking to get a passport should consider using these passport office(s) located in West St Paul for their passport application sealing needs.
Mendota Heights Minnesota, Mendota Minnesota, Saint Paul Minnesota, South Saint Paul Minnesota, Inver Grove Heights Minnesota, Newport Minnesota, Maplewood Minnesota, Eagan Minnesota, Falcon Heights Minnesota, Woodbury Minnesota, Roseville Minnesota, Oakdale Minnesota, Richfield Minnesota, Little Canada Minnesota, Cottage Grove Minnesota, Bloomington Minnesota, Rosemount Minnesota, Edina Minnesota, Burnsville Minnesota, New Brighton Minnesota
Frequently Asked Questions About Passports in West St Paul, Minnesota
Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, the downside to being in West St Paul 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 West St Paul.
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 West St Paul 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 West St Paul, 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 West St Paul.
It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. CVS #3313 - West Saint Paul - (1 mi)
1471 Robert Street South
West Saint Paul MN 55118
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99UPS Store - Robert Square Shopping Center - (1 mi)
1670 S Robert St
West Saint Paul MN 55118
Price: Cost varies by locationWalmart Saint Paul Supercenter - (1.1 mi)
1644 Robert St S
Saint Paul MN 55118
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44Walgreens #6943 - Inver Grove Heights - (1.3 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Robert & Mendota
4560 S Robert Trl
Inver Grove Heights MN 55077
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #11764 - Mendota Heights - (1.3 mi)
Southeast Corner Of Dodd & Plaza Drive
790 N. Plaza Drive
Mendota Heights MN 55120
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #2805 - West St Paul - (1.3 mi)
Robert Street & Butler Avenue
1133 Robert St S
West St Paul MN 55118
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Walgreens #2142 - Saint Paul - (2.8 mi)
Grand Avenue & Grotto Avenue
734 Grand Ave
Saint Paul MN 55105
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99Costco Store #1363 - Eagan - (2.8 mi)
995 Blue Gentian Rd
Eagan MN 55121
Price: Cost at COSTCO locations: $5.99Walgreens #16476 - Saint Paul - (3 mi)
Northeast Corner Wabasha St N & 6Th St W
398 Wabasha St N
Saint Paul MN 55102
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99CVS #5161 - Saint Paul - (3.1 mi)
1040 Grand Avenue
Saint Paul MN 55105
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99