For Complete information about passports please visit:
U.S. Department of State - Passport Application
or call our office at (269) 467-5602 or (269) 467-5661
Normal passport processing time is 5 to 6 weeks. If your travel plans do not allow this amount of time, it is recommended that you expedite your passport, this will take 12 to 15 working days from when the Passport Agency receives the application. If using Express mail, please call the office for more details.
If your travel plans are within 14 days you will need to expedite your application and hand carry it into Chicago along with your itinerary. You will need to make arrangements with the Passport Agency to come in for an immediate issue by calling (312)-341-6020.
|Passport Services||Age 16 and Over||Under Age 16||Execution Fees|
|Passport Book||$110.00 *||$80.00 *||$25.00 **|
|Passport Card||$30.00 *||$15.00 *||$25.00 **|
* check payable to "U.S. Department of State"
** cash or check payable to "St. Joseph County Register of Deeds"
† add $60.00 per application for Expedited Service. This price does not include urgent mailing or delivery service. This service must be arranged by the customer.
An additional overnight delivery fee can be paid at the time at the time the application is submitted of $14.96. (This fee is included with the passport book fee and made payable to the U. S. Department of State.)
You may use the DS-82 form if you meet the following:
You Will Need the Following Items to Renew Your Passport