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NOTICE: Making an appointment is highly encouraged. It is imperative to have all required documentation when appearing for an appointment. Unfortunately, we will not be able to hold appointment spots while the needed documents are attained. The applicant will have to reschedule.

You can now apply for routine service and expect to receive a passport in 6-8 weeks. You also have the option of paying an additional $60 for expedited service to receive your passport in 2-3 weeksIf you apply or renew now, you may experience significant delays for the return of your citizenship evidence documents (such as birth certificates or naturalization certificates).

EMERGENCY APPOINTMENTS: To make an appointment at a PASSPORT AGENCY or CENTER for a life-or-death emergency, you must call the National Passport Information Center at 1-877-487-2778 (1-888-874-7793 TDD/TTY) on Monday- Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Eastern Time, except federal holidays. Call 202-647-4000 outside of these hours to make an appointment.

Please remember: *All applicants must appear in person (including minors). Minors under the age of 16 must appear with both parents. If one parent is not available, a DS-3053 form or a notarized authorization from the absent parent and a copy of his/her identification (front and back) is required.

The District Clerk Passport Acceptance Facility is provided for the convenience of our citizens. We are not required by law to provide this service. Therefore, we reserve both the right to refuse service and to close early due to a high volume of applicants.

Please call 281-341-4517 to obtain updates or changes to the passport hours or call 281-633-7630 to make an appointment. Note: Appointments will exclude holidays and emergency office closures.

Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.


Beverley McGrew Walker, Fort Bend County District Clerk

Department of State

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Richmond Office Application Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Appointment
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Walk - Ins

Richmond Office Address
Fort Bend County Justice Center
1422 Eugene Heimann Cir
Room 31050
Richmond, Texas 77469

Sienna Annex Office Application Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Appointment
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Walk - Ins

Sienna Annex Office Address
Fort Bend County Sienna Annex Branch
5855 Sienna Springs Way
Suite 146
Missouri City, Texas 77459


Additional Telephone


DC Seal HQ