Passport Application Status Tracking | India Passport Status
Passport applicants can get real time status updates on their Passport application using the Track Application Status feature.
Passport is a valid document for departure from India.According to passport act & rules, no Indian citizen can depart or attempt to depart from unless they hold valid travel document.In this case, the passport is the only valid travel document which is issued by Indian Government.There are several types of passport categories like ordinary passport, official passport or diplomatic passport.You can apply for depending on your specific needs.
How to Apply For Passport
What is Passport Application? An application for the issue of a passport is necessary if you are willing to have any type of passport.The application process becomes much easier than before.People from any part of India can apply for a passport.Some of the basic requirements would be discussed below.Keep reading the rest of the guidelines.
Where to apply? You can apply for fresh or reissue passport at passport India gov site.All you need to do register and submit the downloaded form.If you are existing passport holder request for renewal.All requests are accepted via Online, however, you may need to visit the nearest office.
How to apply? The first step of the passport application is to download a form or fill the details online.The most common and easy filling process completes with offline form.Here you need to download the form from official passport authority site. ie - http://www.passportindia.gov.in/ 2. Alternatively, you can submit the form using their web portal.Details must be input live and submit accordingly.(Register and choose online submission option)
Application form filling guide. We have already mentioned that offline form filling is the best way to submit applicant's data.After downloading pdf form, you can see the empty boxes which needs to fill up.
- Fill up boxes with all capital letters.
- PDF should be converted into XML file by "validate & save " button at the bottom of the file.
- Save the file format in desktop for upload purpose
- Take print out all pages for the record.
Note: You should read the Passport Instruction Booklet carefully before filling the form. Furnishing of incorrect information/ Suppression of information would lead to rejection of application and would attract penal provisions as prescribed under the Passports Act, 1967. Please produce your original documents at the time of submission of the form. All fields marked with (*) are mandatory to fill. e-Form Submission Guide:
- Passport e-form is available at Passport Seva download center.Download e-form now.
- Fill the downloaded form following above simple guidelines and click on validate & save button.
- Login to Passport Seva portal (If you don't have an account, Register there)
- Click on "upload e-form" option.Upload the XML file that has been generated by you from your PC. (Do not upload .pdf file extension as it's not supported)
- Take a printout of filled application which is available after uploading.
- Click on "View/Print Submitted Form" option for instant printing preview and print.
Online Form Submission (Alternative method):
- Apply for Fresh Passport/Reissue of Passport using live form submission link.
- Follow the screen messages to fill the form.
- Normally internet speed of 512 kbps can do this job.If you have a much faster internet connection it will help you to submit the form very quickly.
What to do Next After Form Download & submission? This part is very important as it includes payment.You can use any type of form submitting method but you need to pay the application amount.Online payment I mandatory to get appointment date.All Passport Seva Kendras/Passport Offices follow same rules and you can get an appointment for any passport offices.
- First, upload XML form and click on "Pay and Schedule Appointment".
- Pay the amount with available payment options.You can pay amount by: Credit/Debit Card (MasterCard and Visa)
- Internet Banking (State Bank of India (SBI) and Associate Banks Only) SBI Bank Challan.
- Click the "Print Application Receipt" link to print the application receipt containing Application Reference Number (ARN)/Appointment Number.
- Now visit the Passport Seva Kendra (PSK)/Regional Passport Office on the particular date which you booked.
APPLICATION FEE STRUCTURE: There are different application fees included which you needs to be paid.
- Fresh Passport/Re-issue of Passport (60 Pages) - Rs.2,000/
- Fresh Passport/Re-issue of Passport including additional booklet (36 pages) - Rs.1,500/-and for Tatkaal - Rs.2000/-
- Fresh Passport/Re-issue of Passport for Minors (below 18 years of Age), of 5 years validity (36 pages) Rs.1,000/- Rs.2,000/-
- Replacement of Passport (36 pages)if its lost, damaged or stolen passport Rs.3,000/- Rs.2,000/
- Replacement of Passport (60 pages) in lieu of lost, damaged or stolen passport Rs.3,500/- Rs.2,000/-
- Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) Rs.500/-
- Replacement of Passport (36 pages) for deletion of ECR / Change in personal particulars (10 year validity) Rs.1,500/- Rs.2,000/-
- Replacement of Passport (60 pages) for deletion of ECR / Change in personal particulars (10 year validity) Rs.2,000/- Rs.2,000/-
Police Verification : Police clearance certificate is mandatory to generate your passport.After biometric and original documents verification, you will be notified for the next process. This step includes police verification.It could take up to 3 to 6 months to get from your local police station.
How To Track Application Status : Once you have successfully applied for the passport you can track the live status of your application.Follow simple steps :
- Application tracking page
- Select application type from the drop down menu.
- Enter File number
- Submit date of birth with the correct format.
- Click on track status button to see the progress
Passport Customer Care Details: Citizen Service Executive Support: 8 AM to 10 PM Automated Interactive Voice Response (IVRS) Support: 24 hours Toll-Free - 1800-258-1800 Chief Passport Officer : Shri Arun K. Chatterjee Joint Secretary (PSP) and CPO CPV Division, Ministry of External Affairs Room No. 8, Patiala House, Tilak Marg New Delhi - 110001 Tel. No.: +91 11 23387013/23384536 Fax No.: +91-11-23071370 E-mail: email@example.com
Passport Seva Project Issue : Shri A. K. Sobti Director (PSP) & Project Director CPV Division, Ministry of External Affairs Patiala House Tilak Marg, New Delhi - 110001 Tel. No.: + 91 11 23386064 Fax No.: +91-11-23386082 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Diplomatic and Official Passports Section Officer PV-II Section CPV Division, Ministry of External Affairs Room No. 30, Patiala House Tilak Marg, New Delhi - 110001 Tel. No.: + 91 11 23386259 Fax No.: +91-11-23384690 E-mail: email@example.com
Appellate Authority under Passports Act, 1967 Shri Birendra Kumar Administrative Officer (PV-III) CPV Division, Ministry of External Affairs Room No. 30 D, 2nd Floor, Patiala House Tilak Marg, New Delhi - 110001 Tel. No.: + 91 11 23387508 Fax No.: +91-11-23385889 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Legal/ Policy Matters Shri R. Sankara Subbu Under Secretary (PV-I) Ministry of External Affairs Room No. 30 G, Patiala House Tilak Marg, New Delhi - 110001 Tel. No.: + 91 11 23074191 Fax No.: +91-11-23389802 E-mail: email@example.com
Public Grievances Cell Shri Suresh Rana Assistant Passport Officer (PG) CPV Division, Ministry of External Affairs Room No. 24, Patiala House Tilak Marg, New Delhi - 110001 Tel. No.: +91 11 23384497/23384519 Fax No.: +91-11-23384461 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Passport Regional Offices And Address
|PSK/PSLK Name PSLK Bhimavaram||City Bhimavaram||PSK/PSLK Address Passport Seva Laghu Kendra, 3-15-59/1, ASRM HALL, BEHIND OLD BUS STAND, BHIMAVARAM-534201|
|PSK Vijayawada||Vijayawada||M.G Road (Bundar Road), Opp. Radio Station (AIR), Old Venkateswara Theatre Complex, Vijayawada-520010|
|PSK Visakhapatnam||Visakhapatnam||Botcha Square, Door No 39-6-71, Kapparada Village, Opposite Birla Junction, Murali Nagar, Visakhapatnam|
|PSK 2, Passport Office Visakhapatnam||Visakhapatnam||Regional Passport Office, Visakhapatnam, Near P.F. Office, Beside Rythu Bazar, Marripalem, VUDA Layout, NAD Post, Visakhapatnam, AP - 530009|
|PSK Kollam||Kollam||74 Building # MC VIII / 1578 / 715 A, S.N Trust Complex, Near Kollam Municipal Corporation Office, Vellappally Nagar, Kollam|
|PSK Neyyattinkara, Trivandrum||Trivandrum||Building # XIII / 397 (A), Akshaya Complex, Opp KSRTC Bus Station, Neyyattinkara-695121, Kerela|
|PSK Vazhuthacaud, Trivandrum||Trivandrum||Ground Floor, Carmel Towers, Opp Cotton Hill Girls High School, Vazhuthacaud, Trivandrum|
|PSK Thanjavur||Thanjavur||New No. 201/7D, Old No. 201/7, Medical College Road, Next to Kumaran Cinema Theatre, Thanjavur|
|PSK Trichy||Trichy||Plot No. A5, Salai Road & Shastri Road Junction, Thillai Nagar, Trichy|
|PSK Nashik||Nashik||Passport Seva Kendra, Star Zone Mall Part Of Shop No 3&4, Ground Floor, Nashik Pune National Highway, Nashik Road,Nashik-422101|
|PSK Thane||Thane||Passport Seva Kendra,Dosti Pinnacle,Unit No G1,Plot No E7,Road No 22,Wagle Industrial Estate,Thane West - 400604|
|PSK Thane II Malad||Thane||Raheja Tipco Plaza,Unit no. 2-b, Rani Sati Marg, Malad (East), Mumbai -400097|
|PSK Surat||Surat||Passport Seva Kendra,1st Floor,Union Trade Centre,Besides Apple Hospital,Udhana Darwaja,Surat-395007|
|PSK Vadodara-II||Vadodara||Vadodara, Aditviya Complex, Ground Floor, Behind Arpan Complex, Delux Cross Road, Opp Era School, Nizampura, Vadodara-390002, Gujarat|
|PSK Srinagar||Srinagar||PSK Srinagar, Boulevard Road, Near Nehru Park, Srinagar-190001|
|PSK Shimla||Shimla||Passport Seva Kendra Shimla, Mukund Complex, Mukund Niwas, Opposite Videocon Office, Pantha Ghati, Shimla - 171009|
|PSK Ranchi||Ranchi||Passport Seva Kendra, 2nd floor, The Galaxia Mall, Ratu Road, Ranchi, Jharkhand, Pin-834005|
|PSK Raipur||Raipur||Passport Seva Kendra, Shyam Plaza,Unit S -5,Second Floor, Opp. New Bus Stand,Pandari, Raipur - 492003|
|PSK Pune||Pune||Zero One, S.No.79/1,Ghorpadi - Mundhwa Road,Pingle Wasti, Opp. Ganga Orchid,Pune-411036|
|PSK Patna||Patna||PSK,VAUS Springs, Block-II, Lower and Upper Ground Floor, Ashiana Digha Road, Patna-800014|
|PSK Nagpur||Nagpur||Ground and 1st floor, Bilquish Plaza, sadiqabad community hall, Mankapur Pole No.59, Koradi road - 440030|
|PSK/PSLK Name||City||PSK/PSLK Address|
|PSK Andheri||Mumbai||Passport Seva Kendra, The Great Oasis Enterprises Pvt. Ltd., D-13, The Great Oasis 21, MIDC Marol, Andheri (East) Mumbai - 400093|
|PSK Lower Parel||Mumbai||Passport Seva Kendra, Lower Parel, Trade Point, Kamala Mills Compound, Pandurang Budhkar Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai - 400013|
|PSK Malad||Mumbai||Passport Seva Kendra, Raheja Tipco Plaza, Unit no. 2-b, Rani Sati Marg, Malad (East), Mumbai- 400097|
|PSK Malappuram||Malappuram||Passport Seva Kendra, Sajidha Tower, Jubilee Road Moonampadi, Malappuram-676505|
|PSK Madurai||Madurai||Claret Plaza, Melakkal Main Road, Kochadai, Madurai|
|PSK Tirunelveli City||Tirunelveli City||No. 13, South Bypass Road, Xavier Colony, Tirunelveli|
|PSK Gorakhpur||Gorakhpur||Santosh Arcade, Bashratpur Medical College Road, Gorakhpur - 273001|
|PSK Kanpur||Kanpur||111/18-A, Anand Vaibhav Building, Harsh Nagar, GT Road, Kanpur . 208012|
|PSK Lucknow||Lucknow||Ratan Square, 20-A, Vidhan Sabha Marg, Lucknow-226001|
|PSK Varanasi||Varanasi||Satyam Apartment, Arazil Settlement No.136 ,B 38/67, Opposite Mahmoorganj Police Chowki, Mauza Tulsipur, Mahmoorganj,Varanasi-221010|
|PSK Kannur||Kannur||Salisons Enclave, Padannapalam, Kannur - 670001 (Near Savitha Theatre)|
|PSK Kozhikode||Kozhikode||Koyenco House, West Hill Chungam, Kannur Road, Kozhikode - 673005|
|PSK Payyanur, Kannur||Kannur||Building no 31/115-B, Koyenco Arcade, Payyanur, Kannur - 670307 (Near Block Development Office)|
|PSK Vadakara, Kozhikode||Kozhikode||Ground Floor and First Floor of Koyenco Enclave Vatakara Kozhikode Road, Vadakara, Kozhikode - 673101|
|PSLK Agartala||Agartala||Passport Seva Laghu Kendra, 1st floor, Jackson Gate Building, Lenin Sarani, Agartala - 799001, Tripura|
|PSK Berhampore||Berhampore||Passport Seva Kendra, Amita Automobile Building, Radhika Nagar, Post Office : Cossim Bazaar, Jalangi Road, Berhampore, Murshidabad-742102|
|PSLK Gangtok||Gangtok||Passport Seva Kendra, Manan Kendra, Development Area, Gangtok, Sikkim|
|PSK Kolkata||Kolkata||Aakash Tower, Eastern Bye pass Ruby, Kasba 781, Anandpur, Kolkata - 700107|
|PSK Jammu||Jammu||Passport Office, Aquaf Trust Building, Opposite Gandhi Nagar Hospital, Gandhi Nagar, Jammu-180004, Jammu and Kashmir|
|PSK Hoshiarpur||Hoshiarpur||Arora's Galaxy, Near Hotel Presidency, Bus Stand Road, Hoshiarpur-146001, Punjab|
|PSK Jalandhar-1||Jalandhar||Passport Seva Kendra, Eminent Mall, 261, Guru Nanak Mission Chowk, Main Model Town Road, Lajpat Nagar, Jalandhar-144001|
|PSK Jalandhar-2||Jalandhar||Aman Plaza, Plot No-310, Lajpat Nagar, Nakodar Chowk, Mahavir Marg, Jalandhar-144001, Punjab|
|PSK Jaipur||Jaipur||Passport Seva Kendra, 1st Floor, Orbit Mall, Civil Lines, Jaipur-302006|
|PSK Jodhpur||Jodhpur||Passport Seva Kendra, Sun Tower, Old National Handloom Building, Pal Road, Jodhpur - 342008|
|PSK Sikar||Sikar||Passport Seva Kendra, Shiv Mandir Cinema, Fatehpur Road, Sikar - 332001|
|PSK Ameerpet||Hyderabad||Aditya Trade Centre, Ameerpet, Hyderabad-500038|
|PSK Begumpet||Hyderabad||Door No: 1-8-368 to 372, Gowra Trinity, Chiran Fort Lane, Begumpet, Hyderabad-500016|
|PSLK Karimnagar||Karimnagar||D.No.5-2-56, Besides Rural Police Station,Fathepur, Karimnagar-505001|
|PSK Nizamabad||Nizamabad||J.B. Towers, 5-6-33, Pragathi Nagar Near Kapila Hotel, Hyderabad Road, Nizamabad-503002|
|PSK Tirupathi||Tirupathi||D.No: 19-4-9, R101 to 105, Prince Avenue, Annamaya Marg, Tirupathi-517501|
|PSK Toli Chowki||Hyderabad||8-1-305/306, Anand Silicon Chip, Shaikpet Nala, ToliChowki, Hyderabad-500009|
|PSLK Aizawl||Aizawl||Passport Seva Kendra, New Secretariat Complex, Khatla, Aizawl -796001|
|PSLK Dimapur||Dimapur||Passport Seva Laghu Kendra, New Dy. Commissioner's Office Complex, Chumukedima,Dimapur, Nagaland|
|PSK Guwahati||Guwahati||Passport Seva Kendra, Ground and First Floor,Shubham Velocity, Hanuboro Path,Walford, Guwahati 781005(Assam)|
|PSLK Imphal||Imphal||PASSPORT SEVA KENDRA, OLD ASSEMBLY COMPLEX, IMPHAL, MANIPUR-795001|
|PSLK Itanagar||Itanagar||Passport Seva Laghu Kendra, State Central Library Complex, Itanagar, Dist Papumpare, Arunachal Pradesh, Pin-791113|
|PSLK Shillong||Shillong||Passport Seva Kendra,Lower Lachummiere, Near DIPR, Shillong -793001|
|PSK Panaji||Panaji||Passport Seva Kendra, Passport Bhavan, EDC Complex, Patto, Panaji-403001|
|PSK Ghaziabad||Ghaziabad||Passport Seva Kendra, Block-A Ground Floor, Pacific Business Park, Plot No 37/1, Site IV, Sahibabad Industrial Area, Ghaziabad - 201010|
|PSK Gurgaon||Gurgaon||MM Towers, Plot No. 8 & 9, Phase IV, Udyog Vihar, Gurgaon - 122002|
|PSK Herald House - ITO||New Delhi||Ground & First Floor, Herald House, 5A, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi - 110002. Landmark - Adjacent to ITO Metro Station - A minutes walk from Exit Gate No 4|
|PSK R K Puram||Delhi||Passport Seva Kendra Delhi, Hudco Trikoot-3, Bhikaji Cama Place, R.K.Puram, New Delhi - 110066|
|PSK Shalimar Place||Delhi||Aggarwal Auto Mall, Plot No.2, District Center, Shalimar Place, Outer Ring Road, Delhi-110088. Landmark: Galaxy Toyota Showroom, Opp. Hotel Premier Inn(3 Kms from Madhuban Chowk towards Karnal Bypass)|
|PSK Dehradun||Dehradun||Passport Seva Kendra, 24-A NCR Plaza, New Cantt Road, Landmark 1: Opposite Police Station-Hathi Barkala, Landmark 2: Behind ICICI Bank Main Branch, Dehradun-248001|
|PSK Coimbatore||Coimbatore||25, AGT Business Park, Avinashi Road, Civil Aerodrome Post, Coimbatore|
|PSK Alappuzha||Alappuzha||Alleppey Avenue Centre, Beach Road, Alappuzha -688001 (Near Kannan Varkey Bridge)|
|PSK Aluva||Ernakulam||Moosa Vaidyar Memorial Building, Aluva Perumbavoor Road, Aluva - 683101 (Near Casino Theatre)|
|PSK Kottayam||Kottayyam||4 Square Plaza, M C Road, Opp Mahadeva Temple, Nagampadam, Kottayam - 686001|
|PSK Thrissur||Thrissur||Second Floor, Rowdha Towers, Poothole Road, Thrissur-680004 (Near Railway Station)|
|PSK Tripunithura, Cochin||Cochin||Ground Floor, Heera Royale, Airport Seaport Road, Cochin Palace P.O, Karingachira - 682301|
|PSK Ambala||Ambala||Plot No. 2014 A, Chandigarh Road, Ambala City|
|PSK Chandigarh||Chandigarh||Plot No-50, Adarsh Lifestyle Mall, Industrial Area Phase II, Chandigarh|
|PSK Ludhiana||Ludhiana||Akash deep Complex, Gyan Singh Rarewalla Market, Ludhiana|
|PSK Bhubaneswar||Bhubaneswar||PSK, Ground and 1st floor, A-119, Unit-8, Nayapalli, Bhubaneswar, Odisha-751012|
|PSK Bhopal||Bhopal||Passport Seva Kendra, 2nd Floor, Office Block, DB City Mall, Arera Hills, Bhopal-462011 Madhya Pradesh|
|PSK Bengaluru, Lalbagh||Bengaluru||Prestige Libra, # 45, Lalbagh Road, Near Urvashi Theatre, Bengaluru|
|PSK Bengaluru, Sai Arcade||Bengaluru||Sai Arcade, Survey No. 56/P, Devarabisanahalli, Marathahalli Outer Ring Road (Opp to INTEL), Bengaluru|
|PSK Hubballi-Dharwad||Hubballi||Hubballi E Block, Lower Ground Floor, IT Park, Opp Indira Glass House, Hubballi|
|PSK Mangaluru||Mangalore||No. 25/1A, Prakash Beedi Compound Navbharat Circle, Kodialbail, Mangaluru|
|Bareilly||Radha Krishna Tower, CC - 146/A, Plot No.317/1 kha, Jagatpur Lala Begum, Pilibhit Bypass Road , Bareilly - 243001, Uttar Pradesh|
|PSK Amritsar||Amritsar||14 Mall Road, Near Custom Chowk, Amritsar-143001, Punjab|
|PSK Mithakali Ahmedabad||Ahmedabad||Mithakali Ahmedabad, Arya Arcade, Ground & First Floor, Nr Cross Word, Mithakali Six Road, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad -380009, Gujarat|
|PSK Rajkot||Rajkot||Rajkot, Shivalik 5, Ground Floor-1, Nr Reliance Petrol Pump, Gondal Road, Rajkot-360002, Gujarat|
|PSK Vadodara||Vadodara||Vadodara, Aditviya Complex, Ground Floor, Behind Arpan Complex, Delux Cross Road, Opp Era School, Nizampura, Vadodara-390002, Gujarat|
|PSK Vijay Cross Road Ahmedabad||Ahmedabad||Vijay Cross Road Ahmedabad, Sheetal Varsha 3, Ground Floor, Opp Maruti Show Room, Nr Vijay Char Rasta, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad-380009, Gujarat|
Central Public Information Officers under RTI Act, 2005
|Sl. No.||Name Designation & Tel. No. of Central Public Information Officer||Concerned Section / Unit||Name designation & Tel. No. of First Appellate Authority|
|1||Shri Sanjiv Aggarwal DS(CPV-C) Tel: 23382658 Fax: 23071370 Email: email@example.com||Parliament, Coordination, Appeals and Public Griev., (PV-III, CIPPS & Hindi, PG Section.)||Shri Arun Kumar Chatterjee, JS (PSP) & CPO Tel. No. 23387013 / 23384536 Fax No. 23071370 E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org|
|2||Shri Subodh Kumar, DPO, Tel./ Fax No. 23386786 Email: email@example.com||Passport Seva Project, PMU (PMU Unit)||Shri A. K. Sobti, Director (PSP) & PD Tel. No. 23386064 Fax No. 23386082 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|3||Shri Sankra Subbu US(PV-I) Tel: 23070364 Fax:23389802 Email: email@example.com||Policy/Legal Matters of Passport etc., (PV-I Section)||Shri Arun Kumar Chatterjee, JS (PSP) & CPO Tel. No. 23387013 / 23384536 Fax No. 23071370 E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org|
|4||Shri Girish Chandra DS(PVE) Tel: 23070364 Fax: 23071370 Email: email@example.com||Establishment (PV-III Section)||Shri Arun Kumar Chatterjee, JS (PSP) & CPO Tel. No. 23387013 / 23384536 Fax No. 23071370 E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org|
|5||Shri Anil Kumar Dhasmana DPO(PVA) Additional charge of US(Cadre) Tel: 23386936 Fax: 23071370 Email: email@example.com||Administration & Finance (PV-IV Section)|
|6||Shri S.B. Saroha US(PV-V) Tel: 23387281 Fax: 23387281 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org||Vigilance Unit (All Vigilance matters relating to CPO Cadre)|
|7||Shri V.K. Jain APO(Projects) Tel: 23073259 Fax: 23071370 Email: email@example.com||Projects|
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