Media Advisory - The Mobile Passport Unit of Passport Canada in Chibougamau



    GATINEAU, QC, Aug. 27 /CNW Telbec/ - Passport Canada officials will be in
Chibougamau on September 3rd with the Mobile Passport Unit to review passport
applications and accept completed passport applications.

    
                          Date:     September 3rd, 2008
                          Location: Chibougamau City Hall
                                    650 3rd Street
                                    Chibougamau, Québec
                          Time:     12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    The only acceptable methods of fee payment at these clinics will be:
certified cheque, money order (postal or bank) made payable to the "Receiver
General of Canada", VISA, MasterCard and American Express. Payment by cash or
debit will NOT be accepted.
    Passport Canada recently launched two new initiatives:

    - A Simplified Passport Renewal Process, which allows Canadians who
      currently hold a valid passport and meet eligibility criteria to renew
      their passport without submitting proof of citizenship or a guarantor
      declaration.
    - A New Guarantor Policy, which allows most Canadian adult passport
      holders to act as guarantors for first-time applicants.

    For more information on these initiatives, please visit Passport Canada's
website at www.passportcanada.gc.ca.
    Passport application forms can be obtained at any Passport Canada office,
Service Canada Centre or Canada Post office. The form can also be downloaded
from Passport Canada's website.
    




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