Passport Information

Apply For a Passport

Rockingham County has staff located in the Rockingham County Circuit Court Clerk's Office at 80 Court Square, Harrisonburg, VA 22802 to handle passport applications. Passport applications are accepted Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM*. Appointments are not required.
*You should plan to arrive by 4:00 PM in order to have time to finish the process. Expedited service is offeredPlease note that expedited service is an additional fee of $60. 

Applications must be completed prior to coming to the office. Only individuals applying for a passport or required for a minor’s passport will be allowed in the office when applying.


Passport forms are available in the Circuit Court lobby or you can complete the form online and print prior to coming to the office. 

What to bring with you:

- Completed Application for a U.S. Passport (DS-11) 
Proof of U.S. Citizenship
- Recent Color Photograph - Our office does not take photos on site. 
Application Fee per individual application (amount varies based on document(s) applied for and processing time)  - Checks (personal, certified, cashier's and traveler's checks are acceptable, starter checks are not acceptable) and money orders payable to "U.S. Department of State". Credit and debit cards CANNOT be accepted. 
- Execution Fee (paid separately) - $35 per application - Can be cash, check, or money order. Checks or money orders can be made payable to Rockingham County.


Please note that there are currently significant delays due to the reduced passport operations of the U.S. Department of State due to COVID-19. 

View the Current Processing Times


Renewals are handled by mail only using Form DS-82 if your most recent passport:
- Is submitted with your application
- Is undamaged (other than normal "wear and tear")
Was issued when you were age 16 or older
Was issued within the last 15 years
- Was issued in your current name (or you can document your name change with an original or certified copy of your marriage certificate, divorce decree, or court order)

If any of the above statements do not apply to you, you must apply in person using form DS-11.

More Information

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Other local 

authorized passport acceptance facilities

Harrisonburg Post Office
3811 South Main St
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
- By appointment only
Bridgewater Community Center
201 Green St
Bridgewater, VA 22812
- By appointment only
Grottoes Post Office
110 6th St
Grottoes, VA 24441
- By appointment only