Passport Acceptance Facility (Rutherford County Library location only)

Service Adjustment Due To COVID-19

Passport applications accepted by appointment only.  Please be aware that available appointment times may be limited as the library transitions through the planned reopening phases.  Face coverings must be worn by both passport agents and applicants during the application acceptance process.

Rutherford County Library is pleased to accept passport applications on behalf of the U.S. Department of State. U.S. Citizens planning international travel may apply for their passports by calling the library at 828-287-6115 to make an appointment with a passport agent. Appointments are available during the library’s normal operating hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Thursday 9:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m., and Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at 255 Callahan Koon Road, Spindale, NC 28160.

For application forms, information on documentation required, fees, and a wealth of other passport and international travel information, visit the only official website for passport information –

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