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HM Passport Office: Durham

Question for Home Office

UIN 958, tabled on 11 May 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what discussions her Department has had with HM Passport Office Durham on additional resources to support the current workforce.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

17 May 2022

To support the processing of an unprecedented demand of passport applications, Her Majesty’s Passport Office has increased its staffing numbers across the UK, including the Durham office. 500 new staff have joined HM Passport Office since April 2021, with plans for a further 700 to join this year.

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