Friday, November 21, 2014
Valued Customers and Friends of the Port of Wilmington, Delaware
TWIC Alert – TWIC EED Program Expiring
TO: Maritime Exchange TWIC Distribution
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has announced that the opportunity to obtain an Extended Expiration Date (EED) TWIC ends this year. After December 31, 2014 current TWIC holders will no longer be able to obtain replacement cards extending the expiration date of their current TWICs by three years. Since August 2012, U.S. Citizens and U.S. Nationals holding TWICs expiring on or before December 31, 2014 could obtain EED TWICs by placing their orders before their current cards expire and paying the $60 card replacement fee. The EED TWIC option will end as scheduled at the end of this year and will not be extended or renewed.