PassportPassport Processing is Available at Richfield Municipal Center

Address:
Richfield Municipal Center
6700 Portland Ave S
Richfield, MN 55423


Phone:
612-861-9730

Passport Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Email:

passport@cityofrichfield.org

 

How to Obtain a Passport/Passcard (for first-time applicants)
Application Forms
Required Identification
Passport/Passcard Fees
Passport Photos

 

How to Obtain a Passport/Passcard (for first-time applicants)

If you are obtaining a passport/passcard for the first time, YOU MUST APPLY IN PERSON.

Minor children and both parents must be present when an application is made for the child. A minor is anyone age 15 years and younger.  A Statement of Consent or Special Circumstances may be completed in situations where only one parent is available.

For further information about completing this form please visit the National Passport Information Center, U.S. Department of State.


Application Forms

DO NOT sign the DS-11 application form until a Passport Acceptance Agent instructs you to do so.


Required Identification

  • 1. You must provide proof of U.S. citizenship:
    • CERTIFIED Copy of Birth Certificate
      or
    • Original Naturalization Certificate
      or
    • Most recent previous U.S. passport

  • 2. You must also provide current identification
    • Driver's license with signature and photograph or other government issued identification
    • Also needed, photo copy of front and back of driver's license or other government issued identification ($.25 per copy will be charged if the photo copy is obtained here) 
Parent's identification can be presented on behalf of a minor under age 18, when the minor does not possess his or her own identification.


Passport Fees

Fee Description Adult (16 & over) Child (15 & under)
U.S. Passport Fee
(check or money order only)
payable to U. S. Department of State
$110.00 $80.00
**Execution Fee
(cash or check)
payable to City of Richfield
$25.00 $25.00
Pictures (per set)
(cash or check)
payable to City of Richfield
$16.00 $16.00
* Expedite
(check or money order only)
payable to U. S. Department of State
$60.00 $60.00
Express Mail 
          - overnight return

$14.85

$14.85
Passcard Fees

Fee Description Adult (16 & over) Child (15 & under)
U.S. Passcard Fee
(check or money order only)
payable to U. S. Department of State
$30.00 $15.00
**Execution Fee
(cash or check)
payable to City of Richfield
$25.00 $25.00
You will need two separate forms of payment:
  • Check or money order is payable to the U. S. Department of State for the Passport Fee, Expedite Fee and Return Express Mail fee.
  • Check or cash may be used as payment to the City of Richfield for the Execution Fee and Pictures.
The average time to receive a passport is approximately 4 - 6 weeks.

* For expedited service the average time to receive a passport/passcard is approximately two weeks.
** If an applicant is applying for a passport and passcard at the same time, only one execution fee is collected.

Passports/passcards for adults are valid for 10 years and child passports/passcards are valid for 5 years.


Passport Photos

Applicants may have passport photos taken at the time of applying, or submit their own photos as long as they meet the following guidelines.
  • 2x2 inches in size
  • Identical
  • Taken within the past 6 months, showing current appearance
  • Color or black and white
  • Full face, front view with a plain white or off-white background
  • Between 1 inch and 1 3/8 inches from the bottom of the chin to the top of the head
  • Taken in normal street attire

View the U.S. Department of State's photo guide.

For requests to renew an existing passport or other questions, visit the National Passport Information Center, U.S. Department of State or call 1-877-487-2778.

 

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