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BROUGHAN URGES PUBLIC TO CHECK THEIR PASSPORT EXPIRY DATES

Deputy Broughan has recently made a number of representations to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and the Passport Office on behalf of distressed constituents whose passport applications are taking longer than expected. Many constituents who have used Passport Express assumed that the turnaround for their passport renewals or new applications would take the usual 10 days but information on the Department’s website says that Passport Express is now 15 working days turnaround and that “it is important to note that these processing times are a guideline only and not a guarantee. They depend on properly completed applications and also on the volume of applications at any one time”.