Half Moon Bay Passport Office

Find Half Moon Bay California passport offices or passport agencies. Passport offices provide information on individual passport applications, forms, applications, renewals, expedited service, and replacing lost or stolen passports.

Half Moon Bay Passport Office 500 Stone Pine Road Half Moon Bay CA 94019 650-726-4015

About Half Moon Bay Passport Offices

Half Moon Bay Passport Offices accept passport applications, and in some cases process applications and issue passports in Half Moon Bay, CA. The issuance of passports is overseen by the Office of Passport Services within the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Consular Affairs. The agency uses a vast network of Passport Offices to handle passport applications. Depending on the type of passport application, applicants may be able to submit their application by mail or use a Half Moon Bay Passport Acceptance Center, while others may be required to use a Passport Agency or Passport Center in San Mateo County.

You may contact the Passport Office for questions about:
  • Half Moon Bay passport renewals
  • Making an appointment with Half Moon Bay Passport Office
  • Passport applications
  • Filling out passport forms
  • Expedited passport applications
Where to apply for a passport in Half Moon Bay

Passport Acceptance Facilities in Half Moon Bay are equipped to accept routine passport applications. Routine applications are typically processed within an one to two-month turnaround time. Half Moon Bay U.S. Post Offices serve as Passport Acceptance Facilities. Half Moon Bay Public libraries, City or Town Clerk Offices, and many courthouses in San Mateo County may also serve as Passport Acceptance Facilities. Some Half Moon Bay Passport Offices provide service by appointment only, and many offer passport photo services, though others do not.

Emergency & Expedited Passports

Expedited or emergency passport applications must be made in person at a Half Moon Bay Passport Agency or Passport Center. Emergency applications are for life or death emergencies involving a family member. These applications are usually processed within three days. Expedited passport applications are for situations in which the routine application turnaround time will not meet the applicant's travel schedule. Expedited passport applications require proof of immediate travel and are also subject to an additional fee. Passport Agencies in Half Moon Bay require applicants to make an appointment.

Passport Application Form DS-11

The standard form required for a passport application is form DS-11, U.S. Passport Application. Form DS-11 can be downloaded and filled out in advance of your visit to a Half Moon Bay Passport Office. However, applicants should not sign the DS-11 before arriving at the San Mateo County Passport Acceptance Facility. Applicants also need to bring evidence of citizenship, such as a birth certificate, as well as a photocopy of a government issued identification card, a passport photo, and a way to pay for the passport fees. Once it has been issued, the passport will be mailed to the applicant.