Category: Passport Canada

Canadians Frustrated by Passport Delays, Travel Disruptions Due to Strike

Canadians are flooding Passport Canada’s Twitter account with dozens of complaints and concerns over the disruption of service being caused by the strike of government workers. An April 20 update from Passport Canada said that due to the labour disruption of striking Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) government workers, passport service is being severely curtailed….

Canada’s Passport Application Backlog ‘Completely Eliminated,’ Minister Says

Families Minister Karina Gould announced today that the federal government has now “completely eliminated” the backlog of passport applications that caused major delays—and major political strife—last year. She also announced that Ottawa is launching a new digital tool that will allow Canadians to check the status of their Service Canada application online, as long as they…