Important Due to Covid-19, processing times for passports may take up to 18 weeks for routine service and 12 weeks for expedited processing.

Cleveland Passport - Where to Apply for a Passport in Cleveland, OH.

Cleveland passport facilities can be found in several locations throughout the city. A couple of other options availabe to residents of Cleveland who want to apply for a passport are the regional agency and private expediting services. Below is a list of locations where you can submit a passport application if you live in Cleveland, Ohio. Note that many passport offices have limited operating hours and some require an appointment so be sure to call before you make the trip.

New passport application Form DS-11 can be submitted at a nearby passport application acceptance facility so that an agent can administer an oath, witness the signing of the form and seal it with other supporting documents in an envelope. You can apply for other passport services such as a renewalname change, error corrections, etc. by mail. For a list of acceptance facilities in cities other than Cleveland, visit the Ohio passport office page.

For emergency expediting services, visit Rush My Passport - Online Passport Service.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Mailing delays are impacting passport processing. The Department of State's processing times begin when applications are received and not when you mail them. Standard service may take up to 18 weeks from the day the application is submitted to the day the passport arrives at your door. This timeframe includes up to 12 weeks of processing and up to 6 weeks for mailing.

Expedited service may take up to 12 weeks -- 6 weeks processing and an additional 6 weeks mailing on the front and back end. Delays may be significant so requesting 1-2-day mailing may greatly help.

Regional passport agencies are offering extremely limited in-person services if you need to travel internationally in the next 72 hours. Those with qualified life-or-death emergencies are prioritized.

Life-or-death emergencies are serious illnesses, injuries, or deaths in your immediate family (parent, legal guardian, child, spouse, sibling, and grandparent) that require you to travel outside the United States within 72 hours (3 business days).

If you need to travel due to a qualified life-or-death emergency, please call the National Passport Information Center for an appointment.

Mondays through Fridays 8 AM to 5PM, call ET 1-877-487-2778 (TDD/TTY:1-888-874-7793) Outside of these hours, 202-647-4000

Cleveland Passport Application Acceptance Facilities

FacilityAddressCityStateZIPPhone
AMC RETAIL ANNEX5801 POSTAL ROADCLEVELANDOH441812164334023
BEACHLAND POST OFFICE891 E. 185TH ST.CLEVELANDOH441192164812932
BRIGGS POST OFFICE5611 STATE RD.CLEVELANDOH441344408439055
CLEVELAND MAIN OFFICE POSTAL STORE2400 ORANGE AVE.CLEVELANDOH441012164434732
CLEVELAND PUBLIC LIBRARY325 SUPERIOR AVECLEVELANDOH441142166232872
CUYAHOGA COUNTY CLERK OF COURTS1200 ONTARIO STREETCLEVELANDOH441132164437951
LAKEWOOD BRANCH1475 WARREN RD.CLEVELANDOH441072162261415
LYNDHURST - MAYFIELD BRANCH POST OFFICE5815 LANDERBROOK ROADCLEVELANDOH441244404613815
NEWBURG POST OFFICE8745 BROADWAY AVE.CLEVELANDOH441052162715490
PEARLBROOK POST OFFICE4160 PEARL RDCLEVELANDOH441092163980655
PUBLIC SQUARE FINANCE410 SUPERIOR AVE.CLEVELANDOH441142168610409
PURITAS PARK STATION14039 PURITAS AVE.CLEVELANDOH441352166710576
STATION B - COMPLEX POST OFFICE1650 E. 55TH ST.CLEVELANDOH441032168816740
WEST PARK STATION14500 LORAIN AVE.CLEVELANDOH441112166710606

You can turn in the application form for a passport at the regional processing center if you have urgent travel plans. If you are unable to travel from Cleveland to the regional agency, you can have a registered expediting service submit the application for expedited passport service. Click here to get expedited passport service in 24-48 hours.

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