USPS opens ‘mega passports office’ in California

The 1,500-square-foot office is separate from the retail lobby and has additional staff. Services include passport photos, document photocopying, expedited processing and Priority Mail Express delivery with tracking and insurance. The office is open every day except Thursdays and Sundays. No appointments are necessary. The Postal Service began accepting passport applications on the State Department’s…

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USPS OIG: Can the Postal Service Improve its Passport Acceptance Process?

In 1975, the Postal Service began accepting passport applications on behalf of the Department of State (State Department). Today, you can submit your passport application at post offices, public libraries, and courthouses. The State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs, Office of Passport Services/Customer Service approves participation in the passport program. In fiscal year 2014, the…

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Postal Service to open ‘Mega Passport Acceptance Office’ in Santa Clarita

SANTA CLARITA — On May 31, 2014, the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) will open a new 2,000 square foot Mega Passport Office at the Castaic Branch Post Office, located at the Santa Clarita Processing and Distribution Center, 28201 Franklin Parkway in Santa Clarita. This new unit will have additional staffing and expanded hours to make…

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USPS News Link Story – Greensboro District has a PAL

New passport application process is convenient and saves time Greensboro District has improved customer service and revenue with implementation of the Passport Appointment Line (PAL). The concept is simple. Customers who need passports call a central phone number, where a passport consultant schedules an appointment, sends the customer passport applications or directs the customer to…

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