Archive for the ‘Canadian Passport Services’ Category

Dual Citizen’s Birth Certificate Discrepancy Leads To Passport Renewal That Could Take Two Years.

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Elizabeth Oakley’s Pennsylvanian birth certificate says 1965 instead of 1966. As per CTV, a woman with dual citizenship could be waiting until 2020 to get a new Canadian passport. She’s been living and working in Canada for decades, was married here, and went to school here. She’s had a Canadian passport for years and this […]

Dual Citizen? You’ll Need Your Canadian Passport If You’re Coming In To Canada By Air

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

You’ll Need Your Passport If You’re Flying Into Canada As of November 10, 2016, dual citizens who hold Canadian citizenship will need to present their Canadian Passport at the time of entry into Canada, if travelling by air. This new rule was not well publicized and many dual citizens are now scrambling to obtain Canadian Passports […]

How The Canada Post Strike Affects Your Application Submission

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011

As residents of the United States, you may have heard the the CUPW (Canadian Union of Postal Workers) has gone on strike with the Canada Post corporation. This means, if you have an existing application that was mailed via USPS prior to the strike start, your submission will have been delayed with a series of […]

Am I Required To Report A Lost, Damaged, or Stolen Canadian Passport?

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

The answer to this question is yes, you are. If for whatever reason your passport is stolen or lost, you are required to report it to Passport Canada directly. Canadian authorities will conduct an investigation into the circumstances of the lost or stolen passport. If you find a passport, including your own passport that you […]

The Canadian Electronic Passport

Monday, October 11th, 2010

It’s official. The Canadian federal government has begun the process of ramping up for the deployment of Canada’s first electronic passport – also known as the biometric passport or ePassport. The plan is to have the new Canadian passports in circulation – widely regarded as more secure and using almost impossible to reproduce biometric technology […]

The Canadian Biometric Passport

Sunday, March 28th, 2010

Dear Canada Passport Help – What is a Canadian Biometric Passport? This is hands down the most commonly asked question we receive from customers. The Canadian passport transition will be occurring in early 2011, and understandably for Canadians living as U.S. residents, it’s a changing standard that creates curiosity and even perhaps a bit of […]

50% of Canadians Living In The United States Are Getting Their Canadian Passports Rejected

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

…and the biggest single reason for this is photos. The biggest single significant change with respect to Canadian Passport photos occurred in 2003, when the ICAO introduced new photo specifications for travel documents (standard size, face-on, neutral expression, light-colored background), but meeting the standards perfectly and creating as much of a compliance as possible has […]

Canadian Child Passport

Tuesday, December 8th, 2009

Canadian child passports are items that require a little more attention than a standard passport, especially with photos. We wanted to shed some light on the requirements involved with a child’s passport, it’s importance when traveling abroad, and a checklist we hope you find useful as you anticipate your international travel. As of June 2009 […]

Assistance with Canadian Passport Photos

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009

If you’ve Googled “Canadian Passport Photo Help”, “Canada Passport Assistance”, or “Canadian Passport Photo Support ”, you’ve come to the right place. Here’s a recent email we received from Diane in Marco Island, Florida. Dear Tim, I want to take the time to extend my gratefulness for your help with my passport documentation. I was […]

Canadian Passport Rejection

Friday, November 20th, 2009

If you’ve Googled “Canadian Passport Help”, “Canada Passport Help for U.S. residents”, or “Canadian Passport Rejection ”, you’ve come to the right place. Canada Passport Help are your personal Canada Passport Application specialists. We assist you with the Canadian passport application process by providing a custom assessment of your Canadian passport application, as well as […]