September 17, 2019
Jacksonville, FL — Need a passport, but can’t make it to the Post Office during regular office hours? To ensure U.S. citizens are prepared to travel internationally, the Jacksonville Main Post Office at 1100 Kings Road will be hosting a Passport Fair on Saturday, Sept. 21, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Appointments are not required; however, customers are encouraged to arrive early to be served on a first-come, first-served basis until the maximum capacity has been reached. Passport photo services will be available.
To save time, customers can visit www.usps.com/passport to learn about the application process and also download and complete an application form before coming to the Passport Fair.
To obtain a passport, applicants need to:
Each passport for an adult must be accompanied by a check or money order for $110 made payable to the U.S. State Department and a $35 execution fee made payable to Postmaster. Fees for children under 16 are $80 and $35.
The cost to expedite processing at the Department of State is $60 paid per application in addition to required fees.
The cost to expedite delivery service to the passport processing lockbox is $25.50 per family for Priority Mail Express paid to the United States Postal Service.
The cost to expedite delivery service is $16.48 paid per application directly to the Department of State for the delivery of an issued passport book from the Department of State to the customer. This service is only available to mailing addresses within the United States. Not valid for passport cards.
Customers can call 1-800-ASK-USPS or go to the Postal Service’s Website www.usps.com to get the location of other nearby passport Post Offices and their passport customer service hours. Passport customers may also check the U.S. State Department’s web site at www.travel.state.gov to obtain additional information.
The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its operations.