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Improvement to Canadian Passport Services

the CanadaVisa Team - 10 December, 2013


Canadian Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander announced yesterday that Canadians living abroad will receive improved passport services. These improvements are effective as of December 9, 2013.

Moving forward, Canadians living and working outside of Canada may choose as a guarantor:

A guarantor will sign a ‘Declaration of Guarantor’ in an individual’s passport application form. He or she will also attest that passport photos are true likenesses of an individual. They should not assist the applicant in any other way.

Individuals in the following occupations may now be guarantors: