Passport Services

passport_coverU.S. Passport Acceptance Facility
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Hubbard County Government Center
2nd Floor
301 Court Ave, Park Rapids, MN  56470
(218) 732-3452

Passport News

  • In some cases, it's taking longer than 14 days for your passport application to arrive at the processing facility due to delays with USPS. Check your passport application status here.
  • On 1/26/2021, the CDC announced new guidelines requiring negative COVID-19 tests for any travelers arriving from outside the U.S. Click here for more information.
  • Expect possible delays in passport processing. Expedited service has resumed, but USPS is experiencing some unprecedented delays. Please plan accordingly. 
  • It is strongly recommended that members of the public wear masks when entering the Government Center. The Department of State requires masks be removed for passport photos. Please know we take passport photos in a closed-door media room and our staff will wear masks in that room for both your safety and ours. 

Due to limits on how many customers may be in the Government Center at a time, please come prepared with:
      - A completed passport application
      - Proof of US citizenship*
      - Valid photo ID*
                                                           *lists of acceptable citizenship & ID documents can be found here

For more information, please contact the Hubbard County Passport Services office at 218-732-3452.

Processing Times
Routine: 10-12 weeks 
Expedited: 4-6 weeks (additional fee of $60.00 per application applies)
Note: Processing times are subject to change.  Check here for the most recent information.

Have an emergency and need a passport to travel abroad on short notice?  Contact a passport facility directly for more information.

Additional information is available on the U.S. Department of State website.


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