5152863160| 111 COURT AVE, DES MOINES, IA 50309

Details: The POLK COUNTY IA RECORDERS OFFICE is located in DES MOINES, IA. You are able to submit your United States passport application at this location for processing. The usual waiting time to get your passport is 4 to 6 weeks when submitting from the POLK COUNTY IA RECORDERS OFFICE.

Note: Applications are accepted by appointment only from 4:00pm-4:30pm, w/ the last appointment at 4:30. Please call (515)286-3160.

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Opening Hours

  • Monday: 7:30:0 - 16:30:0
  • Tuesday: 7:30:0 - 16:30:0
  • Wednesday: 7:30:0 - 16:30:0
  • Thursday: 7:30:0 - 16:30:0
  • Friday: 7:30:0 - 16:30:0
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Frequently Asked Questions

How to get a passport in Des Moines?

To get a passport in Des Moines, you must have an original or certified copy of your long-form birth certificate or any equivalent document that proves your citizenship. Moreover, you must have proof of ID, passport photos, and a complete DS-11 form. Passportsandvisas.com can help you with your application.

How long does it take to get a passport in Des Moines?

Regular processing through the Post Office takes on average 12 weeks. Expedited service through the Post Office takes 8 weeks.

Do I need an appointment to renew my passport in Des Moines?

You must make an appointment to apply at a passport agency.

Where to get a passport in Des Moines?

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Can I travel with an expired passport?

If you're traveling abroad, the short answer is "no." If your passport is expired or is expiring within the next 6 months, you need to renew your passport.

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