To Get a Passport, Cambodians Asked to Pass Cash

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Re: To Get a Passport, Cambodians Asked to Pass Cash

Post by phuketrichard » Sun Jul 01, 2018 6:00 pm

Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia only valid for 5 years so double the cost

I think $100 for the Cambodian passport is a great deal compared to what it was 5+ years ago!!
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Re: To Get a Passport, Cambodians Asked to Pass Cash

Post by that genius » Sun Jul 01, 2018 6:14 pm

Indeed, 10 years ago it was $150 plus for a 3-year passport.

Now it's less for a 10 year passport.
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Re: To Get a Passport, Cambodians Asked to Pass Cash

Post by PSD-Kiwi » Sun Jul 01, 2018 6:33 pm

Just check the quality of the picture, for instance......
great quality, on a solid plastic bio-page, same as NZ passports.

The quality of the new Cambodian passports is much better than a lot of "Western" countries passports.
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Re: To Get a Passport, Cambodians Asked to Pass Cash

Post by Kampong Spooner » Sun Jul 01, 2018 6:38 pm

I've got some first hand experience with this.
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Re: To Get a Passport, Cambodians Asked to Pass Cash

Post by violet » Sun Jul 01, 2018 7:42 pm

Kampong Spooner wrote:
Sun Jul 01, 2018 6:38 pm
I've got some first hand experience with this.
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Re: To Get a Passport, Cambodians Asked to Pass Cash

Post by Kampong Spooner » Sun Jul 01, 2018 8:16 pm

Don't doubt it. Actually it is easier to do through an agency. Not the ministry direct.

My kid is currently in the process. Can easily be be done with.an agent. Lucky lucky are one the case. Yes, it costs a bit more. Maybe $30 on top. Otherwise, it's a trip or 6 to the ministry. Rather pay for a quick service than do that. Everytime.

It's worth noting that a Cambodian passport is needed for UK application for dependants. So sometimes you gotta suck it up and pay.

Actually, I'm not looking forward to that part.

Possibly it would be easier to go the ministry route. Realistically speaking, it would take time and effort. If all things are considered, the tea money is worth it. Cambodian passports are not too difficult to get, nor that expensive. Khmer and western documents are very useful.

Please let this through. Enough is enough. Not trying to be an arse. I'm just spreading the love. Seen?
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Re: To Get a Passport, Cambodians Asked to Pass Cash

Post by phuketrichard » Sun Jul 01, 2018 9:17 pm

Kampong Spooner wrote:
Sun Jul 01, 2018 6:38 pm
I've got some first hand experience with this.
find the cover ink wears off very fast on the new passports, nice having lots of pages thou :beer3:
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Re: To Get a Passport, Cambodians Asked to Pass Cash

Post by khmerhamster » Sun Jul 01, 2018 11:06 pm

I assume that all the people up in arms about this all get their EOS visas directly from the appropriate ministry and don’t use any agents as fixers.
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Re: To Get a Passport, Cambodians Asked to Pass Cash

Post by PSD-Kiwi » Sun Jul 01, 2018 11:58 pm

Kampong Spooner wrote:
Sun Jul 01, 2018 8:16 pm
Don't doubt it. Actually it is easier to do through an agency. Not the ministry direct.

My kid is currently in the process. Can easily be be done with.an agent. Lucky lucky are one the case. Yes, it costs a bit more. Maybe $30 on top. Otherwise, it's a trip or 6 to the ministry. Rather pay for a quick service than do that. Everytime.

It's worth noting that a Cambodian passport is needed for UK application for dependants. So sometimes you gotta suck it up and pay.

Actually, I'm not looking forward to that part.

Possibly it would be easier to go the ministry route. Realistically speaking, it would take time and effort. If all things are considered, the tea money is worth it. Cambodian passports are not too difficult to get, nor that expensive. Khmer and western documents are very useful.

Please let this through. Enough is enough. Not trying to be an arse. I'm just spreading the love. Seen?
:? :beer1: ?

It takes one trip to the GDoI Passport office whether you use an agent or not, the photo and fingerprints are taken on site along with an electronic signature.
Agents do exactly the same as the fixers at the passport office, but charge double.


If you don't use an agent, it takes 1 more trip back to collect the PP, or for a few dollars someone will deliver it to your home.
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Re: To Get a Passport, Cambodians Asked to Pass Cash

Post by StroppyChops » Mon Jul 02, 2018 12:33 pm

I wish the DoI would start doing EOS onsite.
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