Passport Information

IMPORTANT NOTE:

1. As per International Civil Aviation Organization's regulations hand written Passports or any other travel document (except Emergency Certificate) will not be valid for international travel from 25th November,2015. All concerned are requested to apply for Machine Readable Passports (MRP) well in time.

2. AFTER THE INTRODUCTION OF MACHINE READABLE PASSPORTS, ADDITIONAL BOOKLETS HAVE BEEN DISCONTINUED. WHEN VISA PAGES ARE EXHAUSTED OR VALIDITY OF THE PASSPORT EXPIRES, APPLICATION CAN BE MADE FOR REISSUE/RENEWAL OF THE PASSPORT AS PER DETAILS GIVEN AT SL. NO. 1 BELOW, AFTER WHICH A FRESH PASSPORT VALID FOR 10 YEARS IS ISSUED IRRESPECTIVE OF THE REMAINING VALIDITY, IF ANY, OF THE OLD PASSPORT.

3. A PROPER AUTHORISATION FROM THE APPLICANT IS REQUIRED TO RECEIVE THE DOCUMENTS ON HIS/HER BEHALF ALONG WITH OTHER RELATED DOCUMENTS LIKE OLD PASSPORT ETC.

1. SERVICE - RENEWAL/REISSUE OF PASSPORT

2. SERVICE - PASSPORT FOR NEW BORN BABIES

3. SERVICE - RENEWAL/REISSUE OF PASSPORTS OF CHILDREN

4. SERVICE - DUPLICATE PASSPORT IN LIEU OF LOST/DAMAGED PASSPORT

5. SERVICE - CHANGE OF ADDRESS

6. SERVICE - CHANGE OF NAME

7. SERVICE - CHANGE OF NAME OF FEMALES AFTER MARRIAGE/DIVORCE/DEATH OF HUSBAND

8. SERVICE - EMIGRATION CHECK NOT REQUIRED ENDORSEMENT

9. SERVICE - Police Clearance Certificate.

10. SERVICE - EMERGENCY CERTIFICATE TO STRANDED INDIANS

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