Passport Application Acceptance Services


On behalf of the U.S. Department of State, the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors is pleased to provide passport acceptance services by appointment only.

Please click below to schedule your appointment.

Please note that the U.S. Department of State is experiencing lengthy processing delays for passport applications. Currently, it can take several weeks from the day you submit your application to receive your passport. For information about timelines, please visit the Department of State's website.

Appointments can be booked for only up to two weeks in advance.
Inability to select a date and time means that there are no timeslots available or we are fully booked for the next two weeks. Please keep checking the appointment link for any cancellations or additional openings.

Click HERE to reschedule/cancel an appointment.

Please review the documents required by the U.S. Department of State.  Applicants must be present with a fully completed passport application and documents at the time of their appointment or their appointment will be rescheduled to the next available appointment date.  In order to provide excellent customer service and meet all requirements of the passport application process, incomplete applications or late arrivals cannot be accommodated.


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Parking at the County Administration Center

For people conducting business at the County Administration Center, free three-hour public parking is available in marked spaces in the underground parking garage located on Ash Street, between Pacific Highway and N. Harbor Drive. There is also metered street parking surrounding the building.

Need a passport right away?

There are walk-in passport facilities throughout the County. Click here for a list of facilties nearby or visit to search acceptance facilities. Or, view the options to get your application faster.

If you are traveling in less than 2 weeks, you can make an appointment to apply in person at the San Diego Passport Agency. To make an appointment, customers are required to have an appointment, pay an additional expedited fee AND to show proof of immediate international travel.  Appointments can be made with the National Passport Information Center at 1-877-487-2778. The San Diego Passport Agency is located at 401 West A Street, 10th Floor, San Diego, CA 92101.

Interested in Volunteer Opportunities?
Learn about how you can volunteer to assist with passport photos!