Outgoing Passenger Immigration Card (OPC)

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agfox46

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In these days of etickets and OLCI, where can you obtain an OPC before arriving at the terminal?
 

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Maybe from a travel agent?

I always keep a few with me so that I can fill them out prior to arriving at immigration. As the supply dwindles its just a matter of grabbing some next time I go through immigration.
 

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Shano said:
Maybe from a travel agent?

I always keep a few with me so that I can fill them out prior to arriving at immigration. As the supply dwindles its just a matter of grabbing some next time I go through immigration.

yup..faced the same issue. Grabbed a large handful the last time I left Oz;)
 
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If you don't have one before hitting the airport I find that you can usually fill it in whilst waiting for your boarding passes at check-in and/or in the immigration queue.

Do I remember (or am I dreaming) that you used to get supplied with these mostly filled out?


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Like others have said, it's a good idea to grab a handful on the way out.

I also try and maintain a supply of in-bound cards as well along with immigration cards for most of the other countries I tend to visit. I fill the cards in before I leave home.
 

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acampbel said:
Do I remember (or am I dreaming) that you used to get supplied with these mostly filled out?

istr getting given arrival cards with some information pre-filled, but don't recall getting pre-filled outgoing cards

Dave
 

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Doesn't Qantas complete most of your departures card if flying in F and using the SYD or MEL First class check-in?
 

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I usually grab one from the check in desk, then fill it in prior to heading to passport control. For incoming - isn't it distributed onboard your flight?
 

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QF009 said:
I usually grab one from the check in desk, then fill it in prior to heading to passport control. For incoming - isn't it distributed onboard your flight?
Yes it is.
 

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Mal said:
Doesn't Qantas complete most of your departures card if flying in F and using the SYD or MEL First class check-in?

They didnt do it for me when I flew F on a points upgrade out of sydney :(
 

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Dave Noble said:
istr getting given arrival cards with some information pre-filled, but don't recall getting pre-filled outgoing cards

Dave
Back in the days before oneworld when I was top level with QFF in "Gold", I do recall getting both prefilled departure cards ex MEL and ex AKL.
 
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