Record of applications for new passports in the e-Albania portal, Karçanaj: Walks and long queues at the counters have been eliminated forever
A record number of applications for new passports has been registered on the e-Albania portal, while since May 2020, when this service went online, 189,000 citizens have been provided with this document through the portal.
The news was announced by the director of AKSHI, Linda Karçanaj, who said that through the government portal "walkers and long queues at police counters have been avoided" that have characterized the provision of identification documents over the past decades.
"In just 11 months, about 189 thousand citizens have applied in e-Albania to fill in the electronic form, permanently eliminating the walks and long queues at police counters. We have saved 21.5 years of waiting time for the citizens only thanks to the online completion of the application form, which lasts less than 2 minutes. e-Albania is today the platform of every citizen, who can apply for a passport online, directly from the computer or smartphone to get the new document. " - writes Karçanaj.