I want information on all successful legal action against HMPO during the last 7 years in relation to HMPO failing to process a passport application in a timely manner.

Alan Wheeler made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to HM Passport Office

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Roedd y cais yn rhannol lwyddiannus.

Dear HM Passport Office,

I am looking into the possibility of starting legal action against HMPO for their failure to process my daughters passport application (application # 263302122). The application has been held up due to an internal policy that contravenes my daughters right to a British passport both by descent and by her right to a British passport as a British Overseas Territory Citizen. I am therefore requesting the following documents by FOI.

1/ Records of all legal actions initiated against HMPO in relation to failing to issue a British passport in a timely manner.
2/ Records of any compensatory payments made in relation to HMPO failing to issue a British passport in a timely manner.

I would like these records to cover the period 2010 to date.

Yours faithfully,

Alan Wheeler

FOI, HM Passport Office

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FOI, HM Passport Office

Dear Mr Wheeler

Thank you for your email below. Your request is being handled as a request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

We will aim to send you a full response by 15 August 2017, which is twenty working days from the date when we received your request.

Yours sincerely

Her Majesty’s Passport Office

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FOI, HM Passport Office

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Dear Dr Wheeler

Further to our email below, please find attached your information request.

Yours sincerely

Her Majesty's Passport Office