Passport Office in Bhubaneswar-Details-Address-Timing-Holidays:

Passport Office in Bhubaneswar-Details-Address-Timing-Holidays:


Introduction

Passport Office, Bhubaneswar was set up in 1979 to provide passport service to the people residing in Orissa. It caters to 30 districts. With the functioning of the office, thousands of people of the state have been able to obtain passport to go abroad for employment, studies, business, attending meetings, seminars, sports, medical treatments etc. The number of passport seekers have grown steadily to 50,000 in the year 2010 from few hundreds in 1979.

Office Address
Passport Office Contact Details

A-119 Unit-VIII, Nayapalli,

front of CBI Office, Bhubaneswar,

Odisha-751012

Voice: 0674 2563855, 2564470, 2563860

Fax: 0674-2564460

E-mail: rpo.bbsr@nic.in

Jurisdiction

Angul, Balangir, Balasore, Bargarh, Behrampur, Bhadrak, Boudh, Cuttack, Deogarh, Dhenkanal, Gajapati, Ganjam, Jagatsinghapur, Jajpur, Jharsuguda, Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Kendrapara, Kendujhar, Khordha, Koraput, Malkangiri, Mayurbhanj, Nabarangpur, Nayagarh, Nuapada, Puri, Rayagada, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Subarnapur, Sundargarh.

List of Officers
Name Designation
Smt. Padma MahantiRegional Passport Officer
Holidays *
DateHoliday
14/01/2014 Prophet Mohammed's Birthday (Id-E-Milad)
17/03/2014 Holi
08/04/2014 Ram Navami
13/04/2014 Mahavir Jayanti
18/04/2014 Good Friday
14/05/2014 Buddha Purnima
29/07/2014 Eid-Ul-Fitr
29/08/2014 Vinayak Chaturthi/Ganesh Chaturth
03/10/2014 Dussehra
06/10/2014 Eid-Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)
23/10/2014 Diwali (Deepavali)
04/11/2014 Muharram
06/11/2014 Gurunanak's Birthday
25/12/2014 Christmas
 

* Note: In addition, Passport Office will be closed on National Holidays i.e. Republic Day (26th January), Independence Day (15th August) and Gandhi Jayanti (2nd October).

 
News

 

The current opening time of appointments is 11:00 AM.

Online Payment has been made mandatory for booking appointments at Passport Seva Kendra(s) under this Passport Office. Click here for details.

  1. Categories of Applicants allowed as "Walk-In with ARN"

    Following mentioned categories of applicants are allowed as "Walk-in Applicants". Applicants falling under these categories need to register Online, fill in the online application form and generate Application Reference Number (ARN) at least one day in advance before visiting the PSK. Such applicants may visit the PSK with required set of documents and a copy of printed ARN sheet.
    1. Senior citizens (above 60 yrs).
    2. Minors below 15 years whose parents hold valid passports.
    3. Physically challenged persons.
  2. Applicants can visit the Regional Passport Office, Bhubaneswar for any enquiry between 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM ONLY on all working days.

 

Passport Office in Bhopal-Details-Address-Timing-Holidays:

Passport Office in Bhopal-Details-Address-Timing-Holidays:


Introduction

Passport Office, Bhopal was inaugurated on 17nth October, 1978 by Hon. Shri. Atal Behari Vajpayee, External Affairs Minister, Government of India. Since then, this office has been catering to ever increasing demand of passports from the citizens of the state of Madhya Pradesh.

Office Address
Passport Office Contact Details

I.S.B.T. Main Building, Mezzanine Floor,

In front of Sanchi Dugdh Sangh,

Hoshangabad Road, Habibganj, Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh-462024

Voice: 0755 -2583258

Fax: 0755-2583257

E-mail:rpo.bhopal@mea.gov.in

Jurisdiction

Alirajpur, Anuppur, Ashoknagar, Balaghat, Barwani, Betul, Bhind, Bhopal, Burhanpur, Chhatarpur, Chhindwara, Damoh, Datia, Dewas, Dhar, Dindori, Guna, Gwalior, Harda, Hoshangabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jhabua, Katni, Khandwa, Khargone, Mandla, Mandsaur, Morena, Narsinghpur, Neemuch, Panna, Raisen, Rajgarh, Ratlam, Rewa, Sagar, Satna, Sehore, Seoni, Shahdol, Shajapur, Sheopur, Shivpuri, Sidhi, Singrauli, Tikamgarh, Ujjain, Umaria, Vidisha.

List of Officers
Name Designation
Smt. Nidhi OjhaRegional Passport Officer
Holidays *
DateHoliday
14/01/2014 Milad-Un-Nabi (Eid-E-Milad)
17/03/2014 Holi
13/04/2014 Mahavir Jayanthi
18/04/2014 Good Friday
14/05/2014 Buddha Purnima
29/07/2014 Eid-Ul-Fitr
18/08/2014 Janamshtami
29/08/2014 Ganesh/Vinayaka Chaturthi
03/10/2014 Dussehra (Vijaya Dashami)
06/10/2014 Eid-Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)
23/10/2014 Diwali (Deepavali)
04/11/2014 Muharram
06/11/2014 Gurunanak's Birthday
25/12/2014 Christmas
 

* Note: In addition, Passport Office will be closed on National Holidays i.e. Republic Day (26th January), Independence Day (15th August) and Gandhi Jayanti (2nd October).

 
Announcements

 

The current opening time of appointments is 11:00 AM.

Online Payment has been made mandatory for booking appointments at Passport Seva Kendra(s) under this Passport Office. Click here for details.

W.e.f. 24/06/2013, All Tatkaal applications will be accepted with appointment only at PSK Bhopal. Applicants applying in Tatkaal must book appointment in "Tatkaal" category only.

  1. Categories of Applicants allowed as "Walk-In with ARN"

    Effective 5-November 2013 Following mentioned categories of applicants are allowed as "Walk-in Applicants". Applicants falling under these categories need to register Online, fill in the online application form and generate Application Reference Number (ARN) at least one day in advance before visiting the PSK. Such applicants may visit the PSK with required set of documents and a copy of printed ARN sheet between 09:30 am to 11:30 am only.
    1.  Tatkaal ( Fresh / Reissue only in medical emergency or any other family emergency  with RPO's Approval)
    2. Senior Citizens (above 60 years).
    3. Minors below 6 years whose parents hold valid Passports.
    4. Physically challenged persons.
  2. In case of any problem in getting online appointment, applicant may contact/approach "Regional Passport Office, Bhopal" along with printed "ARN Receipt" and "Proof of urgency" between 10:30 am and 12:30 pm.
  3. Minor Applicants applying for Ten years validity passport (Fresh/reissue) with ECNR have to attach class 10th mark sheet.
  4. Tatkaal reissue applicants falling in the minor to major category (between 15 to 18 year) have to attach annexure F and I with their applications.
  5. Lost cases will not be accepted under the Tatkaal category.
  6. Presence of parents while submission of application for minor passport:
    1.  Where both the parents hold valid passport – Original passports of both the parents should be presented while submitting the passport application.
    2. Where one parent hold valid passport - Other parent who does not hold valid passport should be physically present with the passport of other parent.
    3. Where none of the parents hold valid passport – Both the parents should be physically present while submission of the application of minor.
  7. Verification Certificate (Annexure F) / Departmental NOC ( Annexure B / M) should be on letter head.
  8. Applicants can visit Regional Passport Office (RPO) Bhopal for enquiry between 10.30 AM to 1.00 PM on all working days ( Except Wednesday).

Passport Office in Bareilly-Details-Address-Timing-Holidays

Passport Office in Bareilly-Details-Address-Timing-Holidays:


Introduction

Passport Office, Bareilly started functioning from 1983. It caters to Twelve (12) districts of Uttar Pradesh. (For details, see JURISDICTION section below). The office is located at Priyadarshini Nagar, Bareilly.

Office Address
Passport Office Contact Details

Vikas Jyoti Commercial Complex,

II and III floor,BDA Building,

Priyadarshini Nagar, Bareilly,

Uttar Pradesh-243122

Voice: 0581-2311874, 2302033

Fax: 0581-2302031

E-mail: rpo.bareilly@mea.gov.in

Jurisdiction

Badaun, Bareilly, Bhim Nagar, Bijnor, Etah, Firozabad, Jyotiba Phule Nagar, Kanshiram Nagar, Mainpuri, Moradabad, Pilibhit, Rampur, Shahjahanpur.

List of Officers
Name Designation
Mr. Ram SinghRegional Passport Officer
List of Holidays *
DateHoliday
14/01/2014 Milad-Un-Nabi (Eid-E-Milad)
17/03/2014 Holi
08/04/2014 Ram Navmi
13/04/2014 Mahavir Jayanti
18/04/2014 Good Friday
14/05/2014 Buddha Purnima
29/07/2014 Eid-Ul-Fitr
18/08/2014 Janmashtami
03/10/2014 Dussehra (Vijaya Dashami)
06/10/2014 Eid-Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)
23/10/2014 Diwali (Deepavali)
04/11/2014 Muharram
06/11/2014 Gurunanak's Birthday
25/12/2014 Christmas
 

* Note: In addition, Passport Office will be closed on National Holidays i.e. Republic Day (26th January), Independence Day (15th August) and Gandhi Jayanti (2nd October).

 
News and Announcements

 

The current opening time of appointments is 4:00 PM.

Online Payment has been made mandatory for booking appointments at Passport Seva Kendra(s) under this Passport Office. Click herefor details.

  1. Categories of Applicants allowed as "Walk-In with ARN"

    Following mentioned categories of applicants are allowed as "Walk-in Applicants". Applicants falling under these categories need to register Online, fill in the online application form and generate Application Reference Number (ARN) at least one day in advance before visiting the PSK. Such applicants may visit the PSK with required set of documents and a copy of printed ARN sheet between 09.30 AM to 11:00 AM. Such applicants will be accommodated in limited number as per our serving capacity and on "first come first serve basis".
    1. Applicants for issue of Police Clearance Certificates (PCC)
    2. Senior Citizens (above 60 years)
    3. Minors below 15 years whose either parent (father OR mother) holds valid passports with spouse name endorsed
    4. Physically challenged persons (including Visually Impaired, Deaf and Mute) reporting with certificates
  2. 'Applications for official/diplomatic passports' and 'Applications for corrections due to mistakes of Passport Office on Gratis basis' will continue to be accepted at Regional Passport Office, located at BDA Complex, Priyadarshini Nagar, Bareilly.
  3. Applicants can visit Regional Passport Office, located at BDA Complex, Priyadarshini Nagar, Bareilly (and not PSK) for enquiry between 10.30 AM to 1.30 PM only on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays in a week. No enquiry service will be available after 1.30 PM and on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Passport Office in Bangalore-Details-Address-Timing-Holidays


Passport Office in Bangalore-Details-Address-Timing-Holidays:

Introduction

Passport Office was established in year 1978. The office is located at 8th Block, 80 ft Road, Koramangala, Bangalore, Karnataka-560095.

Office Address
Passport Office Contact Details

8th Block, 80 Feet Road,

Koramangala, Bangalore,

Karnataka-560095

Voice: 080-25706100, 25706101, 25706102

Fax: 080-25706124

E-mail: rpo.bangalore@mea.gov.in

Jurisdiction

Bagalkot, Bangalore, Bangalore Rural, Belgaum, Bellary, Bidar, Bijapur, Chamrajanagar, Chickmagalur, Chikballapur, Chitradurga, Dakshina Kannada, Davangere, Dharwad, Gadag, Gulbarga, Hassan, Haveri, Hubli-Dharwad City, KGF (Kolar), Karwar, Kodagu, Kolar, Koppal, Mandya, Mangalore City, Mysore City, Mysore District, Raichur, Ramanagar, Shimoga, Tumkur, Udupi, Yadgir.

List of Officers
Name Designation
Shri P.S. KarthigeyanRegional Passport Officer
List of Holidays *
DateHoliday
14/01/2014Prophet Mohammed Birthday (ID-E-MILAD)
27/02/2014Maha Shivaratri
31/03/2014Ugadi
13/04/2014Mahavir Jayanti
18/04/2014Good Friday
14/05/2014Buddha Purnima
29/07/2014Eid-Ul-Fitr
29/08/2014Ganesh Chaturthi
03/10/2014Dussehra
06/10/2014Eid-Ul-Zuha
23/10/2014Diwali(Deepavali)
04/11/2014Muharram
06/11/2014Gurunanak's Birthday
25/12/2014Christmas Day
 

* Note: In addition, Passport Office will be closed on National Holidays i.e. Republic Day (26th January), Independence Day (15th August) and Gandhi Jayanti (2nd October).

 
News and Announcements

 

The current opening time of appointments is 6:30 PM.

Online Payment has been made mandatory for booking appointments at Passport Seva Kendra(s) under this Passport Office. Click herefor details.

  1. Categories of Applicants allowed as "Walk-In with ARN" : With Effect from 20th Sept 2013.

    Following mentioned categories of applicants are allowed as "Walk-in Applicants". Applicants falling under these categories need to register Online, fill in the online application form and generate Application Reference Number (ARN) at least one day in advance before visiting the PSK. Such applicants may visit the PSK with required set of documents and a copy of printed ARN sheet between 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM only.
    1. Applications in respect of Senior Citizens (60 Years and above).
    2. Applications in respect of Differently Abled Citizens.
    3. Applications in respect of infants below 3 years of age whose parents hold valid passports, with one of the parent's passport containing Spouse name.
    4. Applications for issue of Police Clearance Certificate.
    5. 'On Hold' Files.
    6. Applicants who were refused token due to lack of necessary documents can re-visit the respective PSKs within next 3 working days (T+3), subject to their Appointment Sheet is duly endorsed by the respective 'Heads of PSK' during their earlier visit to PSK on the appointed date and time.
    7. Central Government employees and their dependent minor children.
  2. ARN Generation Facility at Bangalore / Karnataka One Centres:  With effect from 13th May 2013, citizens can get their ARN generated at Bangalore One and Karnataka One centres for a nominal fee of Rs.15 per ARN at Bangalore One Centres and Rs.20 per ARN at Karnataka One Centres.  All the citizens eligible to avail service at PSK under walk-in category are requested to avail of this service.  Bangalore / Karnataka One Centres will affix their stamp on such printouts of the ARNs generated by them and also issue a fee receipt, which needs to be submitted at the PSK while availing the service under this facility.  Citizens can refer to press release from Regional Passport Office Bangalore, dated 1st May 2013 for further information regarding this facility.
  3. Tatkaal Appointments : With effect from 20th September 2013, applicants applying under 'Tatkaal' category will be required to book 'Tatkaal Appointments' and visit the PSK at the given reporting time. 'Tatkaal Appointments' will be released 2 days prior to the date of service. For example, for date of service 20th September, Tatkaal appointments will be released on 18th September at 6:30 PM.Once the applicant arrives at PSK, the necessary documents desired for Tatkaal services and Verification Certificate will be verified by Government official and thereafter Tatkaal token will be issued, if documents are in order.
  4. All applicants who had submitted their applications but are kept ON-HOLD due to incomplete documentations are requested to visit the PSK between 9:30AM to 11:00 AM on any working day with complete documentation as required, along with Fee Receipt, Acknowledgement Letter etc. in originals.
  5. With effect from 23/05/2013, apart from Tatkaal applicants, the normal category of applicants having proof of urgency and are in need for passport for educational, medical, visa interview and job purposes etc., can approach the Regional Passport Office at Koramangala, Bangalore on all working days from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM.  On case to case basis,they will be issued out of turn walk-in appointments to submit their application on priority basis in any of the PSKs in Karnataka.
  6. Public Visiting Hours at Regional Passport Office, Bangalore : 9:30 AM to 01:00 PM on all working days (except Wednesdays).  Please note that enquiries will NOT be entertained on Wednesdays.

Press Releases

  1. Press Release dated 08-03-2014
  2. Press Release dated 20-09-2013

 

Passport Office in Amritsar-Details-Address-Timing-Holidays

Passport Office in Amritsar-Details-Address-Timing-Holidays:

Introduction

Passport Office, Amritsar started functioning from 28 June 2008. It caters to six districts viz Amritsar, Tarn Taran, Ferozepur, Faridkot, Fazilka and Muktsar. The office is located at 2nd - 4th Floor, S.C.O. 110, Raj Tower, District Shopping Centre, Ranjit Avenue, Amritsar.

Office Address
Passport Office Contact Details

2nd - 4th Floor , S.C.O. 110, Raj Tower,

District Shopping Complex,

Ranjit Avenue, Amritsar,

Punjab-143001

Voice: 0183-2506256

Fax: 0183-2502104, 2502108

E-mail: rpo.amritsar@mea.gov.in

Jurisdiction

Amritsar, Tarn Taran, Sri Muktsar Sahib, Ferozepur, Faridkot and Fazilka.

List of Officers
Name Designation
Mr. J S SodhiRegional Passport Officer
List of Holidays *
DateHoliday
14/01/2014 Milad-Un-Nabi (Eid-E-Milad)
17/03/2014 Holi
13/04/2014 Mahavir Jayanti
14/04/2014 Vaisakhi
18/04/2014 Good Friday
14/05/2014 Buddha Purnima
29/07/2014 Eid-Ul-Fitr
18/08/2014 Janmashtami
03/10/2014 Dussehra (Vijaya Dashami)
06/10/2014 Eid-Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)
23/10/2014 Diwali (Deepavali)
04/11/2014 Muharram
06/11/2014 Gurunanak's Birthday
25/12/2014 Christmas
 

* Note: In addition, Passport Office will be closed on National Holidays i.e. Republic Day (26th January), Independence Day (15th August) and Gandhi Jayanti (2nd October).

 
News and Announcements

 

The current opening time of appointments is 5:00 PM.

Online Payment has been made mandatory for booking appointments at Passport Seva Kendra(s) under this Passport Office. Click here for details.

  1. Categories of Applicants allowed as "Walk-In with ARN"

    Following mentioned categories of applicants are allowed as "Walk-in Applicants". Applicants falling under these categories need to register Online, fill in the online application form and generate Application Reference Number (ARN) at least one day in advance before visiting the PSK. Such applicants may visit the PSK with required set of documents and a copy of printed ARN sheet preferably before 1:00 PM.
    1. Applicants for issue of Police clearance Certificate (PCC)
    2. Senior Citizens (above 60 years)
    3. Minors below 5 years of age whose parents hold valid passports
    4. Physically challenged persons
  2. With effect from 16th Aug 2013, All Applicants are advised to carry all their original certificates/documents on the date of their appointment at PSK, Amritsar. They need to submit all documents required on the same day itself otherwise they have to re-schedule their appointment.
  3. Applicants can visit Regional Passport Office (RPO) Amritsar for enquiry between 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM from Monday to Friday (Except Wednesday) identified as enquiry days by RPO in a week. Please note no enquiries will be entertained on Wednesdays.

Press Releases

  1. Press Release dated 20-07-2013

 

 

Passport Office in Ahmedabad-Details-Address-Timing-Holidays

Passport Office in Ahmedabad-Details-Address-Timing-Holidays:


Introduction

Passport Office, Ahmedabad Started w.e.f November 1969. The office offers services to citizen of North Gujarat, Central Gujarat, Saurashtra and Kutch regions.

Office Address
Passport Office Contact Details

Opp. L.D. Engg. College Hostel,

University Road, Gulbai Tekra, Ahmedabad,

Gujarat-380006

Voice: 079-26309107, 26300603

Fax: 079-26309118

E-mail: rpo.ahmedabad@mea.gov.in

Jurisdiction

Ahmedabad, Ahmedabad Rural, Amreli, Anand, Banaskantha, Bhavnagar, Dahod, Diu, Gandhinagar, Jamnagar, Junagadh, Kheda, Kutch, Mehsana, Panchmahals, Patan, Porbandar, Rajkot, Rajkot Rural, Sabarkantha, Surendranagar, Vadodara, Vadodara Rural.

List of Officers
Name Designation
Mr. Z A Khan Regional Passport Officer
List of Holidays *
Date Holiday
14/01/2014 Milad-Un-Nabi (Eid-E-Milad)
17/03/2014 Holi
13/04/2014 Mahavir Jayanti
18/04/2014 Good Friday
14/05/2014 Buddha Purnima
29/07/2014 Eid-Ul-Fitr
18/08/2014 Janmashtami
29/08/2014 Ganesh Chaturthi
03/10/2014 Dussehra (Vijaya Dashami)
06/10/2014 Eid-Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)
23/10/2014 Diwali (Deepavali)
04/11/2014 Muharram
06/11/2014 Gurunanak's Birthday
25/12/2014 Christmas

* Note: In addition, Passport Office will be closed on National Holidays i.e. Republic Day (26th January), Independence Day (15th August) and Gandhi Jayanti (2nd October).

News and Announcements

 

The current opening time of appointments is 2:00 PM.

Online Payment has been made mandatory for booking appointments at Passport Seva Kendra(s) under this Passport Office. Click here for details.

  1. Categories of Applicants allowed as "Walk-In with ARN"

    Following mentioned categories of applicants are allowed as "Walk-in Applicants". Applicants falling under these categories need to register Online, fill in the online application form and generate Application Reference Number (ARN) at least one day in advance before visiting the PSK. Such applicants may visit the PSK with required set of documents and a copy of printed ARN sheet only between 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM with effect from 06th Jan, 2014..  
    1. Applicants for issue of Police clearance Certificate (PCC) for all countries.
    2. Applicants with valid passports, seeking new booklets in case of exhaustion of visa pages.
    3. Senior Citizens (above 60 years).
    4. Minors below 5 years whose parents hold valid passports.
    5. Physically challenged persons.
    6. Central / State Government servants, their spouse and dependent minor children who have "No Objection Certificate" / Identity Certificate.
  2. Applicants applying in Tatkaal must book appointment in "Tatkaal" category only, at Passport Seva Kendra, Ahmedabad 2 (Vijay Cross Road).
  3. Applicants can visit RPO Ahmedabad for enquiry between 10:00 AM  to 12:00 noon only on Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays, identified as enquiry days by RPO in a week.
  4. Applicants applying in Tatkaal category have to mandatory submit verification certificate ( Annexure F) along with the application, both in fresh as well as re-issue category.
  5. For all married male applicants applying for the fresh passport or getting it re-issued after the marriage and marital status is getting updated as single to married, It is mandatory for all such applicants to furnish marriage certificate or an affidavit with joint photograph of both husband and wife along with their signatures justifying as proof of marriage.
  6. Applicants falling under the below mentioned categories referred as "Complex" are advised to visit Regional Passport Office, Ahmedabad between 10.30 AM to 12.30 PM on all working days except Fridays along with print out of ARN (Application reference number) and required set of documents.
    1. All adoption cases.
    2. Valid Passport loss & fully damaged where Photo/details are not visible & visibly tempered cases.
    3. Divorce cases without court decree.
    4. All EC (Emergency Certificate) cases.
    5. Cases with court permission.
    6. Short validity Passport issued in foreign country.
    7. Base documents obtained from foreign country ( i.e Birth Certificate,Death Certificate, Marriage Certificate,Divorce decree & Citizenship documents).
    8. Change in personal particulars like Date of Birth & Place of Birth.
    9. Born in J&K and Nagaland.
    10. Child applicants in case of custody issue in Divorce/Separation.