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#262456 - 01/11/08 12:18 AM HELP!
bec Offline
I was just reading about passports. We are scheduled to visit Belize 2-16-08. Our passports expire April of 08....which is not 6 months. HAD NO CLUE! I called Continental and they said that Belize was not one of the places that require 6 months. DOES ANYONE KNOW IF THIS IS TRUE????

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#262458 - 01/11/08 12:22 AM Re: HELP! [Re: bec]
Ernie B Offline
UNTRUE ! You should stick with your original post.
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#262461 - 01/11/08 12:25 AM Re: HELP! [Re: bec]
2MILESNORTHOFCUT Offline
Yes it IS. (I posted in the other thread) I spoke to Immigration (Belize) and The officer told me that they do not have to let anyone into the country that has a passport due to expire within 6 months of entry.

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#262463 - 01/11/08 12:41 AM Re: HELP! [Re: 2MILESNORTHOFCUT]
Kra-Z-K Offline
If you want to be extra safe, you can go renew your passport in person. I noticed in your profile you are in NY. Three day turn around. Relax and see you in a few weeks smile

NEW YORK Passport Agency
376 Hudson Street
New York, NY 10014
Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., local time, M-F, excluding Federal holidays
Automated Appointment Number: 1-877-487-2778

http://travel.state.gov/passport/about/agencies/agencies_913.html


Edited by Kra-Z-K (01/11/08 12:43 AM)

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#262550 - 01/11/08 03:56 PM Re: HELP! [Re: Kra-Z-K]
suecate Offline
This is the law. We had to expedite for the kids they were 1 month shy of 6 months.

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#262552 - 01/11/08 04:01 PM Re: HELP! [Re: suecate]
Otteralum Offline
airlines also are inconsistent with enforcing the time limit. Their rules seem to be interpreted differently by different service/gate agents.

Better be safe than sorry -- especially since you say you have a lot invested in this trip.
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#262557 - 01/11/08 04:21 PM Re: HELP! [Re: Otteralum]
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#262565 - 01/11/08 04:49 PM Re: HELP! [Re: SimonB]
J DOG Offline
Thanks for the post Simon, makes me feel better since I'll only have 4 mos. left on mine when we arrive 2/9.
Delta assured me it only had to be valid for travel dates.

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#262567 - 01/11/08 04:59 PM Re: HELP! [Re: Otteralum]
travelqueen Offline
Originally Posted By: Otteralum
airlines also are inconsistent with enforcing the time limit. Their rules seem to be interpreted differently by different service/gate agents.
That could not be a more true statement... the rules in general are very inconsistent and vary at all airports... and don't get me started on the TSA!

Better be safe than sorry!

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#262581 - 01/11/08 05:56 PM Re: HELP! [Re: travelqueen]
Kra-Z-K Offline
Agree, you have to renew soon anyways so just do it now.

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