“Do not apply unless you’re travelling before September 2020 or you need a passport urgently for compassionate reasons.”
It also cautions: “Do not book travel until you have a valid passport – doing so is at your own risk.
“Your new passport will not have the same number as your old one.”
The pause in operations during lockdown could leave more than a million Britons without a valid passport.
Published at Wed, 24 Jun 2020 07:47:00 +0000