Passport acceptance fees will increase Monday, April 2, 2018
The increase from $25.00 to $35.00 was made by the United States Department of State.
Other fees associated with a Passport application remain unchanged.

We are YOUR local Passport Acceptance Office.
Visit our website or call 
336-342-8820 ext. 2224 for information on applying.


Passport applications accepted by the Register of Deeds = Money staying in Rockingham County
Passport applications accepted by other locations = Money going to Washington, DC

We do not accept debit or credit for services in the Register of Deeds.
Please read this page completely for information on fees
Checks or money orders are required for mailing with your completed passport application.

 First-time applicants need to submit Form DS 11, which requires the following:

  • Proof of U.S. citizenship (certified birth certificate, expired passport, naturalization certificate)
  • Proof of identity (driver's license, military ID, other government issued ID)
  • A recent 2" x 2" high-quality photograph (We are able to take photographs in-house for a fee of $10.00).

Please use this checklist for items needed to submit along with your application. You may contact our office at 336-342-8820 ext. 2224 for more information.

Visit the U.S. Department of State's website for applications and detailed information on passport renewal and obtaining a passport for applicants under the age of 16.


Current Fee Schedule

Application fee: Personal check or money order payable to "U.S. Department of State". (We CANNOT accept cash or debit/credit cards for this service)

Execution fee ($25) and photo fee ($10): Cash, check, or money order made payable to "Rockingham County Register of Deeds".

Waiting Periods

Routine Processing: 4-6 weeks
Expedited Processing: 2-3 weeks

Visit the U.S. Department of State's website for common application questions, your application status,
other various applications and forms, and general travel tips!

Disclaimer: The information on this website is furnished as a public service, and the user accepts and understands that the Register of Deeds makes no warranties, expressed or implied, concerning the accuracy, completeness, reliability, or suitability of this information. Furthermore, we assume no responsibility or liability associated with the use or misuse of this information. Information provided is not to be misconstrued as legal advice; always seek the advice of an attorney.
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      Rockingham County Government
      371 NC Hwy 65
      Reidsville NC 27320
      Phone: 336.342.8100
      Fax: 336.342.8105