We do not accept debit or credit for services in the Register of Deeds. Please read this page completely for information on fees.

Our office will be closed November 23-24 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

For your convenience, we are a U.S. passport application acceptance agency. 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"x2" high-quality photograph (We are able to take photographs in-house).

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.


2017 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!
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      Walk-ins welcome.


       Rockingham County North Carolina
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      Rockingham County Government
      371 NC Hwy 65
      Reidsville NC 27320
      Phone: 336.342.8100
      Fax: 336.342.8105