Groesbeck Post Office to Host Passport Fair

Special Saturday Hours for Customer Convenience, February 17

GROESBECK, TX -- Need a passport, but can’t make it to the post office during normal office hours?  To ensure U.S. citizens are prepared to travel abroad this summer, the U.S. Postal Service will be hosting a passport fair at the Groesbeck Post Office, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., on Saturday, February 17, 2018.  Appointments are not required on this day, so customers are encouraged to show up early, as applicants will be served on a first-come, first-served basis.




Saturday, February 17, 2018

9:00AM - 2:00 PM

To obtain a passport applicants need to:

  • ● Bring proper proof of American citizenship. This must be either a certified birth certificate issued by the city, county or state; a previous U.S. passport; a certificate of citizenship; or a naturalization certificate. (Please note: a hospital-issued birth certificate alone is not acceptable.)
  • ● Bring proof of identity.  This must be either: a recently issued U.S. passport; a recently issued naturalization certificate; a recently issued certificate of citizenship; or a current valid driver’s license, government ID or military photo ID.
  • ● Bring a photocopy of your proof of identity.  Each applicant must bring a front and back photocopy of the ID that will be presented at the time of passport acceptance.
  • ● The passport application requires recent passport photograph of you (2” x 2” in size), which the Post Office Passport Office can provide for $15.
  • ● To save time, customers may download a passport application at to complete beforehand.
  • ● All applicants must appear in person (including minors).
  • ● Minors under the age of 14 must appear with both parents.  If one parent is not available, a notarized authorization from the absent parent is required.

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Groesbeck Journal

P.O. Box 440
Groesbeck, TX 76642
Phone: 254-729-5103
Fax: 254-729-0362