Business or vacation taking you abroad?  The Business Center is certified through the U.S. Department of State as a Passport Application Acceptance Facility.  Our site offers the products and services needed for a first-time passport and renewal passport applications:

  • Passport forms
  • Passport photos
  • Expedited services


  • All applicants must be present at time of appointment
    • Minors under 16 years of age need both parents present or the DS-3053 form notarized with a copy of the non-accompanying parent's identification 
    • Applicants 16 & 17 years of age need at least one parent present
  • Completed DS-11 passport application, filled-out in black ink
  • Photo: 2x2 with a plain white or off-white background, on photo paper
  • Proof of citizenship (Birth certificate, certificate of naturalization, previously issued passport, etc.)
    • NOTE: All documents must be a certified or original copy
  • Proof of identification (Driver's license, official U.S. military ID card, government employee ID card, etc.)
  • A check (no temporary checks) or money order for each applicant made out to the U.S. Department of State
    • For detailed pricing information, click here

Business Center Passport Acceptance Appointment Hours

  • Monday–Friday: 11 a.m.–7 p.m. (appointments only)
  • Saturday–Sunday: 10:15 a.m.–3 p.m. (appointments only)

For passport appointments, please book online or call 530-752-5034 during business hours*.

Passport Fees | Adults

What are you applying for? Application Fee
Adult Passport Book $110
Adult Passport Card $30

Passport Fees | Minors (under 16)

What are you applying for? Application Fee
Minor Passport Book $80
Minor Passport Card $15

Optional Services

Service Type Additional Fee Notes
Expedited Service $60
  • To request Expedited Service, pay the $60.00 fee in addition to the required fees noted above.
  • See important information about Application Processing Times
  • The Expedited Fee is required for each application submitted.
Passport Book Overnight Delivery $15.89
  • We strongly suggest that you use overnight delivery service to return your newly issued Passport Book to you.
  • To request Overnight Delivery, pay the $15.45 Overnight Delivery fee for each application, in addition to the required fees noted above.
  • Please do not submit any prepaid return mailing envelopes or mailing stamps. Newly issued Passport Books are delivered via Priority Mail with Delivery Confirmation, unless you pay for overnight delivery return service at time of application.
  • Overnight delivery service is not available for passport cards, which are delivered via First Class Mail only.

Business Center Services and Fees

Service Type



Passport Application Execution Fee


  • This fee is charged per application to UC Regents in Visa, Mastercard, Debit, Cash or Check
  • Non-Refundable



  • Optional
  • Applicants can bring in their own set of photos. See photo requirements here.

Overnight Delivery


  • Optional
  • This overnight delivery is from our facility to the passport processing center.

Applicants can track the status of their application after 7–10 business days*. 

*The ARC Business Center is not liable for any delays in processing after applications have left our facility. For inquiries about the status of your passport application, please contact the National Passport Information Center at 1-877-487-2778.