Possible loss of passport applications or completed passports – Queensland truck fire

15 November 2018

Australia Post have advised a truck transporting mail items in central Queensland has caught fire and no mail was able to be recovered.  This has impacted mail services in Barcaldine, Blackwater, Capella, Clermont, Emerald, Ilfracombe, Jericho, Longreach, Springsure, Tieri and Winton

Australia Post have not confirmed whether any passport applications or completed passports have been destroyed in the fire, but if you reside in one of the above locations and have recently lodged a passport application, or are expecting a completed passport to be delivered to you, please call APIS on 131232 for further information.