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Westfield, New Jersey Passport Office Information


Residents of Westfield in Union County, New Jersey have a choice of 2 passport locations to visit in order to get their passport application sealed. The passport agents in Westfield 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 2 passport offices here in Westfield, there are (305) other passport offices in New Jersey 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 any of the passport acceptance agents listed below the map on this web page. If you need it faster than that, please see: closest regional passport offices to Westfield, New Jersey and Expedited Passport service options for Westfield.

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.


Passport Offices in Westfield, NJ

Westfield Post Office
153 Central Ave
Westfield NJ, 7090

Union County Clerk's Office/Westfield Branch
300 North Ave E
Westfield NJ, 7090

There are 2 passport offices in Westfield.

Westfield Post Office
153 Central Ave
Westfield, NJ 07090
Union County Clerk's Office/Westfield Branch
300 North Ave E
Westfield, NJ 07090

Regional Passport Offices Close to Westfield

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.

New York Passport Agency - 16.1 Miles
Connecticut Passport Agency - 43.9 Miles
Philadelphia Passport Agency - 55.7 Miles
Washington Passport Agency - 162.8 Miles
Boston Passport Agency - 179.8 Miles



Other passport offices near Westfield New Jersey:

Garwood Post Office - Garwood - 0.9 Miles
Cranford Post Office - Cranford - 1.8 Miles
Fanwood Post Office - Fanwood - 1.8 Miles
Scotch Plains Post Office - Scotch Plains - 2.3 Miles
Scotch Plains Public Library - Scotch Plains - 2.4 Miles
Netherwood Station Post Office - Plainfield - 2.9 Miles
Springfield Post Office - Springfield - 3.6 Miles
Union Post Office - Union - 3.8 Miles
Roselle Public Library - Roselle - 3.8 Miles
Muhlenberg Station Post Office - Plainfield - 3.8 Miles

Passport Service for Cities Near Westfield

Residents of the following close by cities looking to get a passport should consider using these passport office(s) located in Westfield for their passport application sealing needs.

Westfield New Jersey, Garwood New Jersey, Scotch Plains New Jersey, Fanwood New Jersey, Cranford New Jersey, Cranford New Jersey, Clark New Jersey, Plainfield New Jersey, Kenilworth New Jersey, Springfield New Jersey, Springfield New Jersey, Roselle Park New Jersey, North Plainfield New Jersey, Rahway New Jersey, New Providence New Jersey, Roselle New Jersey, Berkeley Heights New Jersey, Summit New Jersey, Union New Jersey, Watchung New Jersey


How to Get a Passport in Westfield, New Jersey

Getting a passport in Westfield 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 Westfield 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 Westfield will need to visit a passport office.
* Please see regional passport offices close to Westfield, there is one less than 100 miles from Westfield.
* To renew your passport, you do NOT need to visit a passport office.

Please select the appropriate guide from the list:

Passport Renewal in Westfield

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 Westfield or any other city in New Jersey 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 Westfield 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 Expediting in Westfield, New Jersey

In a hurry and travelling soon? You can use a company that expedites passports in Westfield. 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 Westfield, New Jersey

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

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 are 2 passport offices in Westfield.

The basic process: fill out the DS-11 New Passport Application, take it with your proof of identity, passport photos, and passport fees to any of the passport offices in Westfield 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 Westfield?

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 Westfield, you have the choice between standard mail-in service (currently taking 10-12 weeks) or expedited mail-in service (takes 4-6 weeks).

While not down the street, the closest option for a passport-issuing facility is the New York Passport Agency, it's not too far from Westfield and if you can provide proof of travel within the next seventy-two hours, you can make an appointment there and get a passport.

If you have trouble getting an appointment at the New York Passport Agency, there are additional regional offices that are farther but may be options for you, see regional passport offices near Westfield.

How much does a passport cost in Westfield?

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.

Where to get passport photos in Westfield?

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 Westfield.

It is recommended that you call to confirm that your chosen location offers passport photos onsite. Walgreens #13700 - Westfield - (0.1 mi)
Of 260 North Ave &
260 North Ave E
Westfield NJ 07090
(908) 379-2496
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Westfield - (0.2 mi)
Photo Center
208 Lenox Ave
Westfield NJ 07090
(908) 654-8200
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #6074 - Westfield - (0.8 mi)
Photo Center
1144 South Avenue West
Westfield NJ 07090
(908) 654-8333
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
CVS #4131 - Garwood - (1.1 mi)
Photo Center
301-307 North Avenue
Garwood NJ 07027
(908) 301-2871
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #9332 - Cranford - (1.6 mi)
Northeast Corner Of Lincoln & South
50 South Ave W
Cranford NJ 07016
(908) 789-1991
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Cranford - (1.7 mi)
Drugfair Center
16 South Avenue West
Cranford NJ 07016
(908) 931-0400
Price: Cost varies by location
Walgreens #18312 - Clark - (1.9 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Raritan Road & Central Avenue
142 Central Avenue
Clark NJ 07066
(732) 815-9320
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99
UPS Store - Scotch Plains - (2.1 mi)
Across From Bowcraft Amusement Park
2560 Rte 22 East
Scotch Plains NJ 07076
(908) 301-1900
Price: Cost varies by location
CVS #1956 - Scotch Plains - (2.3 mi)
Photo Center
514 Park Avenue, Scotch Plains Center
Scotch Plains NJ 07076
(908) 322-7499
Price: Cost at CVS locations: $14.99
Walgreens #5248 - Plainfield - (2.8 mi)
Northwest Corner Of Leland & South
1147 South Ave
Plainfield NJ 07062
(908) 757-7703
Price: Cost at Walgreens locations: $14.99