Passport Fees

Payment Information




Fees for Ages 16 and Over (Valid for 10 Years)


  • $110 - Check or money order only, payable to the U.S. Department of State
  • $25 - Filing fee, payable to Blue Earth County
  • $15 - Photo fee

Fees for Ages 15 and Under (Valid for 5 Years)


  • $80 - Check or money order only, payable to the U.S. Department of State
  • $25 - Filing fee, payable to Blue Earth County
  • $15 - Photo fee
Payment to the US Department of State must be made by check or money order only

Blue Earth County accepts credit card payment for the $25 passport filing fee and $15 passport photo fee only.  Note: prices are subject to change. The payment to the US Department of State
must be made 
by check or money order only.


Processing Time


Please allow up to six weeks for your passport to arrive.

Expedited Service


Expedited service is available for an additional fee of $60, plus postage. Expedited passports will be received in approximately three weeks.

Hours and Location


Applications for passports are accepted from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday, at the Taxpayer Services department located in the Historic Courthouse. You must arrive at the Taxpayer Services department no later than 4:30 p.m. with all the necessary papers and completed applications.