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Passport Application Acceptance

Who can use this service?

The Library offers passport services for NEW applicants and for those persons with passports expired more than five years. The Library does not process passport renewal applications.

Is there a charge for this service?

Fees for passport acceptance are set by the United States Department of State. At the time of submitting an application the applicant will need two required payments for passport acceptance.


  1. One check or money order payable to the County of SLO Public Libraries or cash for $35 execution fee.
  2. One check or money order payable to the US Department of State. Fees will vary depending on the type of application you are filing. Please visit for a full list of associated fees.

When and where is this service offered?

Passport Service Hours:

Arroyo Grande Library
Wednesday & Thursday 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Atascadero Library
Tuesday & Wednesday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

San Luis Obispo Library
Monday - Thursday 10:00 AM - 11:30AM, 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Friday - Saturday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM, 2:00 - 4:30 PM

Location, directions and hours of operation

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Arroyo Grande Library

Wednesday & Thursday 3-6 Saturday 10-12

800 West Branch Street Arroyo Grande, CA 93420

SLO City/County Library

Tuesday - Thursday 3:00-5:30 Friday 2-4 Saturday 10-1

995 Palm Street San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Audio-Visual (805) 781-5782

Circulation: (805) 781-5991

Reference: (805) 781-5989

Atascadero Library

Wednesday & Thursday 10:00-6:30 Saturday 10-4

6850 Morro Road Atascadero, CA 93422