Chatham, ON - Six passport clinics will be offered again this year by MP Dave Van Kesteren. The first is scheduled for Tuesday, April 10th at Blessed Sacrament Church, 145 Victoria Avenue in Chatham. It will be held between the hours of 10am and 2pm.
Participants can pick up applications upon arrival at the clinic or prior to the clinic at any Canada Post office, or at the MP’s offices. Volunteers will be on hand at the clinic to assist those needing help in completing their application and to ensure the applications are completed before mailing. A photographer will be at the clinic to take passport photos at a cost of $18.06 (including tax), payable in cash. Photocopying will also be available for any documents that are to be submitted.
The cost of passports remains unchanged from past years. The costs are $87.00 for adults (16 years of age and older), $37.00 for children 3 to 15 years and $22.00 for children under 3 years. Payment can be made either by major credit card or certified cheque or money order payable to the Receiver General for Canada.
Please note that passports are NOT issued at these clinics.
Any questions regarding the completion of a passport application or about the clinics themselves can be directed to Dave Van Kesteren’s offices in Chatham 519-358-7555 or Leamington 519-326-9655 or by visiting his website, www.davevankesteren.ca