CORNWALL- Guy Lauzon, Member of Parliament (Stormont–Dundas–South Glengarry), announced today that he and his constituency staff will host two passport clinics this spring to assist constituents with completing their applications without having to go to Ottawa or Montreal.
The clinics will be held in South Glengarry (April 16th, Char-Lan DHS) and Chesterville (April 23rd, NDDHS) on Saturday mornings where applicants can get their photos taken, complete the application, and have it reviewed by staff before they ship it off postage-free to complete the service. Each clinic runs in the school gymnasium from 10:00am to 12 noon.
Saturday, April 16th Saturday, April 23rd
Char-Lan District High School North Dundas District High School
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
For first time adult application, you MUST bring:
1.Driver’s Licence or Health Card
2. Original Birth Certificate (or Canadian Citizenship Card)
3. A guarantor – a person with a valid Canadian passport who has known you for two years.
4. For women applying with their married surname, copy of proof of marriage is required
*If you do not bring a guarantor, they must do three things before submitting your application:
– Fill & sign the guarantor section on the application
– Sign back of one of your photos
– Sign photocopy of your Driver’s Licence or Health Card (both front and back sides)
For simplified renewal (for passports about to expire or have expired within last year), you need:
– renewal application (forms available)
– new photos (available on site)
– current passport
For child passports, please contact our office at 1-888-805-2513 in advance as regulations have recently changed.
Passports: Credit Card or Money Order
Pictures: Cash or cheque only
● Photographers and staff will be on hand to assist with photos and the application process.
● Attendees are encouraged to pick up forms in advance at a local Canada Post office, or online at www.passport.gc.ca, to complete and save time at the Clinic.
● Lauzon and staff have hosted 48 passport clinics and assisted with over 60,000 passport applications since 2004.
“Our Passport Clinics are a great way to provide a federal government service right close to home for my constituents. People like being able to come over on a Saturday morning and not have to travel to Ottawa or mail their application in with the risk of errors.”
—Guy Lauzon, Member of Parliament, (Stormont–Dundas–South Glengarry)