AT THIS TIME, WE WILL NOT BE PROCESSING PASSPORT APPLICATIONS. THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PASSPORT AGENCIES ARE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC, EFFECTIVE MARCH 19, 2020. YOU MAY CONTINUE TO RENEW A PASSPORT THROUGH THE MAIL. PLEASE CONTACT THE REGISTER OF DEEDS' OFFICE BY PHONE (989) 224-5270 OR BY EMAIL AT email@example.com IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS.
Passport processing time is approximately 6-8 weeks. No additional fee required.
To expedite the passport processing time an additional fee of $60 per application made payable to the "U.S. Department of State." An expedited passport will arrive in approximately 2-3 weeks.
To reduce mail time, overnight envelopes may be used. An additional $26.50 will be paid to the County Register of Deeds for express mail service to the Passport Agency and there is an additional $17.13 charge to be included with the U.S. Department of State fee for the Passport Agency to return the passport by overnight mail.