Passport Application Acceptance Services


As a designated agent of the U.S. Department of State, the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors is pleased to offer passport acceptance services by appointment at the County Administration Center:

1600 Pacific Highway, Room 402
San Diego, CA 92101  

Passport Services are provided only by appointment. Click below to schedule an appointment.

Si necesita ayuda para reservar una cita, por favor hable al 619-531-5600, oprima 2.

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.

Walk-In Acceptance Facilities

The Clerk of the Board provides passport acceptance services by appointment only. However, there are walk-in passport facilities that are located nearby. Please check the agency's websites for hours of service or visit

City of San Diego City Clerk's Office
City Administration Building, 202 C Street, 1st Floor, San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 533-4000
Limited walk-in services available.

San Diego State University (SDSU) - International Student Center
1261 Canyon Crest Dr, San Diego, CA 92115
(619) 594-3800
Please note, SDSU does not issue money orders, therefore customers must bring checks or money orders for the applicable fees.

University of California-San Diego (UCSD) Mail Services
1 Greenhouse Lane, La Jolla, CA 92093
(858) 534-1164
Please note, UCSD does not issue money orders, therefore customers must bring checks or money orders for the applicable fees.

Carmel Mountain Postal Store
11251 Rancho Carmel Drive, San Diego, CA 92199
(800) 801-9801

Otay Ranch Public Library
2015 Birch Road Ste. 407, Chula Vista, CA 91915
(619) 397-5740

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 24 hours a day via 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.

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