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Author: jmitch3910

Joined: 12/16/2013
Posts: 1
Traveler Since: 2007

December 16, 2013

 I just printed our receipts. For payment of the Argentia Reciprocity fee and noticed that I made an error on the passport number.  Several phone calls and e- mails have not solved the problem.  I can pay the $160 again but does anyone know who to contact to fix this?

Author: wattsed

Joined: 3/30/2010
Posts: 136
Countries Visited:

All seven continents, 113 countries and all states except Hawaii and Idaho.Plus some interesting places that are not countries such as The zores, Falkland Islands, South Georgia, etc.

Traveler Since: 2010

December 16, 2013

I can't help you with your question but it gives me another opportunity to remind all travelers that the fee is currently good for 10 years.  I found out the hard way--on my trip to Antarctica I paid it again for the two of us and it was not until I returned that I found out that I could have avoided a second fee. It was on this forum that someone posted the information and I learned of my mistake...Hopefully, with this information in advance nobody else will make the costly mistake that I did!

Author: tpreminger

Joined: 5/14/2011
Posts: 46
Traveler Since: 1999

December 17, 2013
 

 

Contact the Agentina Consulate  or Embassy closest to you.  Someone there will speak English (if you don't speak Spanish) and may be able to help.

I've contacted several when trip information was confusing or I had questions about a VISA - was always treated courtesousy.

Hard to believe GCT isn't responding to you.  Call back and ask for a supervisor or the department head for traveler support.

 

 

Author: suepoor1234

Joined: 7/20/2011
Posts: 38
Countries Visited:

All the states except Hawaii; east and west Canada, all of Western Europe(except Iceland and Greenland); the Baltics and Scandanavia; Belarus, Poland, Ukraine; Russia; Turkey, Jordan and Israel; China, Mongolia, and Tibet; Egypt, Morocco, Tanzania; Mexico, Costa Rica, Guatamala, El Salvador; Ecuador, Galapagos Islands, Peru, Argentina; Australia and New Zealand; Antarctica.

Traveler Since: 2007

December 19, 2013

Just wondering -- if I have a renewed passport and the reciprocity stamp is in my old passport, should I take both passports to the entry point or how is that handled?  Since the stamp is good for ten years and the passport is as well, surely folks run into this regularly.

Author: luisa

Joined: 3/13/2010
Posts: 515
Countries Visited:

Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Canada, Mexico, Spain, France, Monoco, Croatia, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Austria, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Egypt, Morocco, Chile, Argentina, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji

Traveler Since: 2006

December 23, 2013
Poorgirl, I would take both. You show your passport and stamp going through immigration; I don't know how else you could prove that you already have the stamp if you don't bring your expired passport.

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