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Area post offices to host 1-day passport fair

Press Release 

Are you traveling in the near future and need a Passport?  South Georgia-area Post Offices are making it convenient for you to apply for a Passport by hosting a 1-day Passport Fair on Saturday, March 27. 

Fairs will be held at the following area Post Offices:



Fort Benning
110 Vibbert Avenue
Columbus GA
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Pine Mountain
158 N. McDougal Avenue
Pine Mountain GA
8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Passport applicants must bring proof of U.S. cititzenship and proof of identity

Proof of citizenship can be established with a previous U.S. Passport, birth certificate (with official seal), naturalization certificate, certificate of citizenship or Consoler's Report of birth abroad. Identity can be established by providing a valid driver's license, military photo ID card, state issued photo ID card or government photo employee card. 

The cost to obtain a Passport is $75 for adults and $60 for children under the age of 16.  In addition to the Passport fee, there is a $25 processing fee. 

All applicants must provide 2 identical Passport photos (2"x2").  If you do not have a photo, one can be taken at the time of application for an additional $15.

To save time, applicants are urged to print a Passport application in advance by visiting 847.html.

An independent federal agency, the U.S. Postal Service is the only delivery service that visits every address in the nation – 146 million homes and businesses.

It has 37,000 retail locations and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to pay for operating expenses, not tax dollars.

The Postal Service has annual revenues of $75 billion and delivers nearly half the world's mail.

Source: United States Postal Service




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