Requirements for Courtesy Lane Eligibility The following may avail of the Courtesy Lane Facility: Senior citizens A senior citizen applicant may be accompanied by one 1 adult. An immediate family member i.
A traveling companion must present proof of travel with the senior citizen e. A PWD applicant may be accompanied by one 1 adult.
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A traveling companion must present proof of travel with the PWD applicant e. Minors aged seven 7 years and below A minor applicant must be accompanied by his or her parents, legal guardian, or their authorized representative. The adult companion may also be an applicant.
Exceptional and emergency cases In exceptional and emergency cases, Courtesy Lane privileges may be extended to applicants upon due approval of his or her written request by any of the following Department officials: The Secretary of Foreign Affairs; The Undersecretary for Civilian Security and Consular Concerns; or The Assistant Secretary for Consular Affairs.
NOTE Senior citizens and PWD applicants may choose either regular or expedited processing of their passport application during regular hours from Monday to Friday All other applicants including companions must pay for expedited processing.
All applications outside regular hours must pay for expedited processing. Consular Offices are authorized to set their own daily maximum of applicants based on operating capacity of the CO and the safety and convenience of the public. Access to the Courtesy Lane may be restricted in emergency or extraordinary circumstances such as in the present Covid public prsgo emergency.