Postal Service to host Passport Day on Saturday
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Many of you may be thinking about fall or winter vacations overseas. The U.S. Postal Service is encouraging you to have your passport in plenty of time before your departure. The U.S. Postal Service will be hosting a Passport Day throughout Michiana on Saturday.
Current regulations state in addition to presenting a valid passport book when returning to the United States by air, you’ll now need to present a U.S. passport at land borders and sea ports of entry to return home.
All participating Post Offices will operate during normal business hours. Further information is available by phone 1-800-ASK-USPS (1-800-275-8777) or online at www.usps.com.
Passport fees are $135 total for adults (16 years and older) with a separate payment of $25 to the Postal Service for its processing fee, and $110 paid to the Department of State for the passport application fee. For persons under 16, the total cost is $105, which includes a $25 processing fee to the Postal Service and $80 to the State Department. The Postal Service also offers a passport photo service at a cost of $15.
The application must be paid by cash or check. Credit or debit cards, as well as cash or checks, may be used to cover the cost of photos and acceptance fees.
IND - Eastgate
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IND - Nora
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