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Project 365 #25: 250110 How Bloody Much!?!
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Get used to that title – I’ll probably use it a lot!

I know this job has been sneaking up on me, but the passport expires this year and I really do need to renew it.

I’ve got the forms through from the passport service and I’ve filled in the renewal form. I need to take the photo now and get it printed out.

Unfortunately I need to send the old – or strictly speaking current – passport away with the renewal and that will have to wait until after I’ve done my trip to Finland in the middle of Feb. They probably would get it turned round by then, but you can’t count on it!

The big sting of course is the price. £77.50 is pretty hard to justify for a straightforward renewal, however much the behind the scenes processing costs are.

Ah well. I’m screwed. And I know it. I might as well smile. 🙂

Phuket: UK changes passport application rules to boost security
He added, “My understanding is that the timings remain the same as they have been for some time – four weeks for a renewal and six weeks for a first-time application or an application to replace a lost, stolen or damaged passport.” The information …
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Vehicle tag renewal gets easier
The federal Real I.D. Act requires people applying for a driver's license or renewing one to produce proof of their identity with a birth certificate or passport. Other official papers required for a driver's license are proof of a Social Security …
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Citizenship classes offer immigrants a way to stay
She is currently a permanent U.S. resident, but in addition to voting, there are strong incentives for her to become a citizen including obtaining a U.S. passport to make travel to her native country easier, and helping her daughters, 32 and 27, also …
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Spare a thought for Jashodaben… and all form filling Indian women
-Divorced/Separated / Consummated / Non-consummated (If divorced, attach divorce certificate. Both parties must be present with their respective parents at the time of applying for this passport. 'Streedhan' certificate to be attached attested by 1a or …
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