Appointments are currently unavailable due to increased volume.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


Do not schedule an appointment for a photo. Photos are offered through walk-in service only.

All members of your party must be present at time of appointment.

Have all necessary documentation present and applications completed when you arrive.

Incomplete applications and/or missing documentation will void your appointment slot.

Please see Olmsted County homepage for dates and times of operation as well as closed dates.


  • Appointments use only Form DS-11
  • All applications are required to be completed in black ink, but unsigned, when arriving for the appointment.


    Why make an appointment to get a passport?

    • To alleviate wait times
    • To reserve that time specifically for your passport transaction
    • For ease and convenience when applying for multiple passports

    A new window will open with requirements for your appointment. Please read this page carefully, the page also contains a link to our online appointment calendar.


    After scheduling your appointment, you will receive an email confirming your appointment. Since it is automatically generated, check your spam or junk email folders to ensure it doesn't end up there.


Reminder: For maximum efficiency and courtesy of others with appointments, please have all members of your party present at the time of the appointment.