Internal Affair overwhelmed by passport processing compliments.



The Department of Internal Affirs says it has been processing online adult passport applications within three working days. 


New Zealanders applying for passports online have "overwhelmed" the Department of Internal Affairs with positive responses about processing times, the department says.


The department's deputy chief executive for service delivery and operations, Maria Robertson, said on Monday it had received "stellar" feedback about passport processing times over the holiday period.