1. This Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has observed with grave concern that some holders of the Diplomatic and Service Passports issued to public officials in various capacities are not being used in accordance with the provisions of the law.
2. It should be noted that as stipulated in relevant sections of the Passports and Traveling Certificates Law, NLCD 155 of 1967, the use of Diplomatic and Service Passports are for Official government business and purposes only. Under no circumstances should Diplomatic or Service Passports be used to private travels.
3. The Ministry is compelled to institute measures to monitor the use of these passports and offending holders of the said Passports will cause the withdrawal of same.
4. Publish for the information and compliance of all.