How to Apply for Fresh Passport, Normal/Tatkaal Mode

Applying on a Passport Online Passport Seva Kendra (PSK) or Appointment Booking at Passport Center, which is to be logged by the www .passportindia.gov.in website, online submission and submission of online passport application form and passport fee online Have to pay. After appointment, payment and booking of passports, you will have to print the ARN receipt and go to PSK for the process of your application.

Online Form Submission Steps :

Step 1 Register through the Passport Seva Online Portal. Click here to “Register Now”
Step 2 Login to the Passport Seva Online Portal with the registered Login Id.
Step 3 Click “Apply for Fresh Passport/Normal/Tatkaal Mode” link.
Step 4 Fill in the required details in the form and submit.
Step 5 Click the “Pay and Schedule Appointment” link on the “View Saved/Submitted Applications” screen to schedule an appointment.

Online Payment has been made mandatory for booking appointments at all Passport Seva Kendras/Passport Offices.
Online Payment can be made using any one of the following modes:

  • Credit/Debit Card (MasterCard and Visa)
  • Internet Banking (State Bank of India (SBI) and Associate Banks and Other Banks)
  • SBI Bank Challan
Step 6 Click the “Print Application Receipt” link to print the application receipt containing Application Reference Number (ARN)/Appointment Number.
Step 7 Visit the Passport Seva Kendra (PSK)/Regional Passport Office (RPO) where appointment has been booked, along with original documents.

Documents Required for Fresh Passport Application

Sr. No.Proof of Present Address (Any 2 Documents)
1Voter ID
2Ration Card
3Aadhaar Card
4Driving Licence
5Bank Passbook (Nationalised Banks)
6Gas Connection Book
7Telephone Bill (BSNL)
Sr. No.Proof of Date of Birth (Any 1 Documents)
1Birth certificate
2School leaving certificate (TC)
3Date of Birth after 01/01/1989 Birth certificate must.
Sr. No.Proof of NON-ECR (Any 1 Documents)
1Mark Sheet 10th Pass Certificate
2Degree/Diploma Certificate

“Apply for Fresh Passport/Normal/Tatkaal Mode”

Note :
Only emergency/medical cases and preapproved categories may visit Passport Seva Kendra without appointment. Service will be provided at the discretion of Passport Seva Kendra in-charge/Passport Officer.
In case of minor applicants (below 4 years of age), carry the recent passport size photograph (4.5 X 3.5 cm) with white background.
Resubmission of application form is required, in case the applicant does not visit the Passport Seva Kendra within 90 days from the online form submission.