SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – The San Francisco passport office is expanding its weekday hours in response to a significant increase in requests for passport applications, according to the U.S. Postal Service.

The office at 1300 Evans Ave. will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on weekdays, two hours longer than before. The Saturday schedule of 7 a.m. to noon will remain unchanged.

Applicants are encouraged to fill out forms ahead of time. They can be found online at

Applicants will also need a valid form of photo identification like a driver’s license or military ID.

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