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 Services will be closed Monday, January 2, 2023.

Passport News

  • Updated Processing Times - 12/27/2022 Regular passport processing times are estimated at 6-9 weeks and expedited service is estimated at 3-5 weeks (additional fee applies). Please plan ahead if you intend to travel.
  • For the latest travel advisories and COVID19 related travel guidelines, please visit
  • No appointment necessary! Walk-ins are welcome all day. A typical application takes about 30 minutes to execute. 
  • In some cases, it's taking up to 6 weeks for passport applications to appear in the online status tracker due to postal service delays.  Check your passport application status here.
  • Please come prepared with:
    • A completed passport application
    • Proof of US citizenship (lists of acceptable citizenship & ID documents can be found here)
    • Valid photo ID
    • Check/cashier's check/money order for passport application fee payable to the US Dept of State (Note: The fees for photos & application execution are paid directly to Hubbard County and may be cash/check/card) 
For more information, please contact the Hubbard County Passport Services office at 218-732-3452.

Processing Times
Routine: Up to 11 weeks
Expedited: Up to 7 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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