Passport Canada's Mobile Passport Unit in Gaspé and Ste-Anne-des-Monts

    GATINEAU, QC, Oct. 16 /CNW Telbec/ - Officials from Passport Canada's
Mobile Passport Unit will be in Gaspé on October 21 and in Ste-Anne-des-Monts
on October 23 to review and accept completed passport applications.

        Date:     October 21, 2008
        Location: Hôtel des Commandants
                  Gaspé, Québec
                  178, rue de la Reine
        Time:     12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

        Date:     October 23, 2008
        Location: Maison de la culture
                  120 7e rue Ouest
        Time:     12 p.m. to 8 p.m

    Methods of payment accepted at clinics are: 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 is NOT 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
    - 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
    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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