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# passport-delays - This year 2022

Family miss out on meeting the Pope due to passport delays
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Family miss out on meeting the Pope due to passport delays

Jun 21st 2022, 6:47 PM 22,834 Views 28 Comments

The Taoiseach said it must be very distressing for the mother and her four children who did not make their flight today.

Almost 60,000 children's passport applications remain outstanding, says Dept of Foreign Affairs
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Almost 60,000 children's passport applications remain outstanding, says Dept of Foreign Affairs

May 31st 2022, 7:30 PM 19,488 Views 20 Comments

Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Coveney said that there had been over 500,000 passports issued in 2022 so far.

Calls for public service staff to be redeployed to deal with high demand for passports
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Calls for public service staff to be redeployed to deal with high demand for passports

May 26th 2022, 7:00 PM 14,364 Views 22 Comments

Minister of State Thomas Byrne said that 25,000 passports are being dispatched every week.

Passport Express renamed Post Passport ‘to better reflect slower turnaround time’
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Passport Express renamed Post Passport ‘to better reflect slower turnaround time’

Updated May 25th 2022, 10:40 PM 42,861 Views 59 Comments

Tánaiste Leo Varadkar told the Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting that passport delays were a serious issue.

'Significant delays' in processing new passports caused by a surge in demand
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# Passport Delays

'Significant delays' in processing new passports caused by a surge in demand

Apr 7th 2022, 4:52 PM 25,893 Views 16 Comments

First-time passport applications and children’s passports, particularly for foreign-born children are seeing the longest delays.