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Question for Home Office

UIN HL7817, tabled on 7 April 2022

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to resolve the reported failure of new British passports to be read at border e-gates due to glossy coating of the pages, which has led to delays at airports.

Answered on

28 April 2022

It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Prorogation. Ministers will correspond directly with the Member

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Home Office