The Procedure for applying for New / Fresh Passport in India is Online. The Documents plays a very important role in getting your passport smoothly, The Passport Officer are very strict with the Documents, followed by the police verification where again documents need to be furnished. So kindly get your documents ready on Priority before applying for Passport. The Documentations varies from Cases to cases and one might need to furnish additional documents in specific cases in case applicant falls in to it.
While the below mentioned are the basic documents for Major Applicant ( Subject to Applicant Age above 18yrs | Citizen of India by Birth | Studied above 8th Std | Neither He / She nor any of his family members are Employees of Government / Public Sector Units / Statutory Body | Neither He / She nor any of his family members are holding any Diplomatic / Official Passport )
The list of Basic Documents required are :
The Address Proof : Get List of Documents
Date of Birth Proof : Get List of Documents for Date of Proof
Non ECR proof : Get List of Documents for Date of Proof
Note : The information provided here is indicative. The decision of APO/RPO shall be considered final.
Applicants are advised to visit their jurisdictional passport office’s home page under Passport Office Page to know about additional documents required, if any.
Applicants are required to furnish original documents along with one set of self-attested photocopies of the same at the Passport Seva Kendra (PSK) for processing.
Now lets Discuss the Different cases & Addtional Documents if any, The Basic documents i.e Proof of Address & proof of Date of Birth will remain same for all cases, kindly make a note of additional documents required.