§ Mr. Maclennan
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what is the current average waiting time at Glasgow passport office between the receipt of(a) an application for a passport and (b) an application for renewal of an existing passport and the issue of the new passport.
§ Mr. Renton
Straightforward non-urgent postal applications of all types are being processed at the Glasgow passport office in an average of 33 working days. Urgent applications are given priority and are processed in accordance with travellers' requirements.