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Enrolment Of ePassports Starts Today, Immigration Department Outline New Fees

Fiji Immigration Office will operate from 0830hrs to 2000hrs from Monday to Friday and Saturday from 0830hrs to 1600hrs. These operating hours is for a tentative period and will be revised at a later date.
19 Sep 2019 03:15
Enrolment Of ePassports Starts Today, Immigration Department Outline New Fees
Nemani Vuniwaqa.

Starting today, the Department of Immigration will begin with the enrolment of ePassport applications.

The ePassport is upgraded from a paper based passport to the state of the art travel document with contactless chip that contain enhanced security features.

In a statement, Director of Immigration Nemani Vuniwaqa said this is done to ensure that Fiji’s passport is secure, safe and convenient.

Applicants are advised to fill the application online by accessing the Department’s website
The website will direct you to a passport enrolment link  which will enable applicants to pre-enroll before visiting the nearest Immigration Office.

During the pre-enrolment process, applicants will be required to take note of the generated ePassport Application ID Number which will need to be presented at
the nearest Immigration Office for further processing.

Outlined below is a tentative schedule for those who have applied since the month of February 2019. Applicants are advised to visit any nearest Immigration
Office on the respective dates for capturing of biometrics and facial image, a requirement to complete the issuance process.

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Collection of ePassport can be done after three (3) working days of enrolment as per the dates highlighted above.

During this period, Fiji Immigration Office will operate from 0830hrs to 2000hrs from Monday to Friday and Saturday from 0830hrs to 1600hrs. These operating hours is for a tentative period and will be revised at a later date.

For members of the public who are not able to conduct pre-enrollment (online application), or do not have internet access, the Department will facilitate
processing at its Immigration Offices except for Levuka and Rotuma.

Schedule of new ePassport fees.

Schedule of new ePassport fees.

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