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    I'M AN ACTUAL iDIOT I FEEL LIKE CRYING!!!!!!!!!!

    I booked my passport appointment on a f****** independent site (https://www.passports-office.co.uk) instead of the gov SITE LIKE ANY NORMAL PERSON ! And I entered the card details and everything and now THEY WONT SEND ME A F******* confirmation email AND I realised that it said THEY DONT DO FIRST ADULT PASSPORTS AND THATS WHAT MINES IS. Does that mean they'll still take my money anyway? I'm panicking how could I be so stupid??
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    That's unfortunate. I always recommend double checking incidences like this to avoid this happening in the future.

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    I would wait to see what the outcome is which should then determine if you should panic or relax.

    These things happen and I'm sure you are not the only one.

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    Try and ask your bank if they can stop the payment before it goes out. Then, you should be able to get a passport by getting an application from a post office.
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    (Original post by UniGoose)
    That's unfortunate. I always recommenddouble checking incidences like this to avoid this happening in the future.

    However,

    I would wait to see what the outcome is which should then determine if you should panic or relax.

    These things happen and I'm sure you are not the only one.

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    (Original post by gogojakeo)
    Try and ask your bank if they can stop the payment before it goes out. Then, you should be able to get a passport by getting an application from a post office.
    I dont know how much the scam company took but I was able to make a payment through the proper website and the payment went through which means they cannot have taken THAT much money because I only had like £200 in there
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    There are passport appointments?
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    (Original post by bluemadhatter)
    I'M AN ACTUAL iDIOT I FEEL LIKE CRYING!!!!!!!!!!

    I booked my passport appointment on a f****** independent site (https://www.passports-office.co.uk) instead of the gov SITE LIKE ANY NORMAL PERSON ! And I entered the card details and everything and now THEY WONT SEND ME A F******* confirmation email AND I realised that it said THEY DONT DO FIRST ADULT PASSPORTS AND THATS WHAT MINES IS. Does that mean they'll still take my money anyway? I'm panicking how could I be so stupid??
    Wherever possible, you should use the official government site as the terms and conditions and 'extra charges' on this site look quite out of the ordinary. I'm not sure however if they're illegitimate or just a reseller. Either way, I would attempt to cancel your dealings with them first and ask them to remove your sensitive data from their database. Demand a refund also. They may not do this however.

    Give HMPO's advice line a call and see what they have to say in this instance. 0300 222 0000.

    Sorry to hear about this.
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    (Original post by NotNotBatman)
    There are passport appointments?
    If it's your first adult you sometimes have too. You can also get fast track services though, I got the one day one. Booked an appointment on Sunday, went on the London on Thursday and came home with my new passport. You can also do one week services.
 
 
 
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