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Elizabeth, West Virginia Passport Office Information

How to get a passport in Elizabeth, WV: Passport Offices & Application Process

Wirt County Circuit Clerk
1 Court St
Elizabeth WV, 26143

In Elizabeth, West Virginia 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 Elizabeth 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 Elizabeth, there are (67) other passport offices in West Virginia 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 Elizabeth, West Virginia and Expedited Passport service options for Elizabeth.

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 Elizabeth West Virginia

Showing the single passport office in Elizabeth:

Wirt County Circuit Clerk

1 Court St
Elizabeth, WV 26143


Other passport offices near Elizabeth West Virginia

Calhoun County Circuit Clerk's Office - Grantsville - 12.2 Miles
Mineral Wells Post Office - Mineral Wells - 13 Miles
Ritchie County Circuit Clerk's Office - Harrisville - 15.7 Miles
Simmons Station Post Office - Parkersburg - 17.9 Miles
Belpre Post Office - Belpre - 19 Miles
Pleasants County Circuit Clerk's Office - St Marys - 21.3 Miles
Washington WV Post Office - Washington - 21.5 Miles
Ravenswood Post Office - Ravenswood - 22 Miles
Gilmer County Circuit Clerk's Office - Glenville - 22.9 Miles
Ripley Main Post Office - Ripley - 23 Miles

Regional Passport Offices Close to Elizabeth

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.

Washington Passport Agency - 199.1 Miles
Detroit Passport Agency - 212.6 Miles
Buffalo Passport Agency - 256 Miles
Philadelphia Passport Agency - 290.5 Miles
Chicago Passport Agency - 334.9 Miles

Elizabeth, West Virginia Passport Forms & Application Guides

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

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 Elizabeth or any other city in West Virginia 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 Elizabeth 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 Elizabeth

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

Mineral Wells West Virginia, Berea West Virginia, Belpre Ohio, Belmont West Virginia, Vienna West Virginia, Washington West Virginia, Portland Ohio, Ravenswood West Virginia, Williamstown West Virginia, Ireland Ohio, Racine Ohio, Lowell Ohio, New Haven West Virginia, Mason West Virginia, Middleport Ohio, Sistersville West Virginia, Bomont West Virginia, Salem West Virginia, Cheshire Ohio, Rutland Ohio

Passport Expediting in Elizabeth, West Virginia

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Elizabeth. 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 Elizabeth, West Virginia

We make the passport application process easier and make getting a passport in Elizabeth simplier. Our guide to how and where to get a passport in Elizabeth 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 Elizabeth?

Getting a passport is pretty much the process same wherever you are, with most new passport applicants, the journey will start by going to a local acceptance agent; there is only one passport office in Elizabeth.
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 Elizabeth 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 Elizabeth?

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 Elizabeth, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks). You are going to have to do a little bit of a road-trip, the nearest passport issuing facility is The Washington Passport Agency, it's not really close being that it's 199.1 miles from Elizabeth, but that's where you need to make an appointment. Another option for you may be to use a passport expediting service to go to a regional facility for you.

How much does a passport cost in Elizabeth?

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 Elizabeth?

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 Elizabeth.

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

Walmart Spencer Supercenter - (14.7 mi)
Photo Center
97 Williams Dr
Spencer WV 25276
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Parkersburg Supercenter - (15.3 mi)
Photo Center
2900 Pike St
Parkersburg WV 26101
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
CVS #6276 - Parkersburg - (16 mi)
Photo Center
1800 Broadway Avenue
Parkersburg WV 26101
(304) 485-4533
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #6281 - Parkersburg - (18.2 mi)
Photo Center
4418 Emerson Avenue
Parkersburg WV 26101
(304) 485-3245
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #7604 - Parkersburg - (18.3 mi)
Photo Center
2323 Murdoch
Parkersburg WV 26101
(304) 422-2884
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #2394 - Belpre - (18.9 mi)
Photo Center
1013 Washington Boulevard
Belpre OH 45714
(740) 401-1035
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walmart Vienna Supercenter - (19.6 mi)
Photo Center
701 Grand Central Ave
Vienna WV 26105
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Marietta Supercenter - (22.4 mi)
Photo Center
804 Pike St
Marietta OH 45750
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walmart Ripley Supercenter - (23 mi)
Photo Center
200 Academy Dr
Ripley WV 25271
Price: Cost at Walmart locations: $7.44
Walgreens #11293 - Marietta - (23.2 mi)
Southeast Corner Of 3Rd St & Greene St
300 Greene St
Marietta OH 45750
(740) 376-1015
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99

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