If you are living in India, you might want to get your passport to travel to other countries for studies, business etc. Here, on our website, you will get step by step guide and complete process to get passport application online.
Passport application was earlier done through Passport Seva Kendras or PSKs but now passport authority of India has turned the application process online. Further to applying online, you need to report at Passport Seva Kendra to verify your documents. So, you just have to follow below procedure to apply for a fresh passport in normal/tatkaal application and get your passport delivered to your house.
How to Apply for Passport Online?
You can apply for the passport in two ways: One is filling the form online and second is download the e-form from the website and filling it and uploading it to the website. We will show here the method to apply for the passport by filling the form online. For applying for passport by filling the e-form, visit this link.
Applying For Passport By Filling the Form online
To apply for the passport by filling the application form, follow the below method:
- Visit the official website of passport authority of India : http://www.passportindia.gov.in
- Click on “New user? Register now”
- Select the passport office in your city.
- Fill the other asked details like name, DOB etc.
- Fill login email id and password which you want to set for the website and remember or note the user id and password for further use.
- Click on register.
- Check your email and click on the activation link in the email you received from Passport Authority of India.
- After that, log in to the passport website.
- Click on apply for fresh issue Of Passport.
- Click on “Fill the application form online”.
- Select whether you are applying for fresh or re-issue of passport, whether you need normal application passport or tatkal passport and pages you want in your passport. Click on next.
- Then on the next page, fill your details. If you don’t understand anything or have doubts, you can ask in the comments section.
- In next page, enter your family details.
- Then address details and press next.
- Thus, fill out the next few pages with your details too.
- At last on passport etails verification page, check if your details are okay and click on next.
- Then write place and date on next page and click on “Submit Form”.
- On the next page, click on pay and schedule appointment.
- In the next page, enter the PSK location you want to go to verify your passport related documents.
- Finally, click on pay and book appointment.
- Now make the payment for your passport application online. You can find passport fees for you from link.
- Finally, print the receipt for the future purpose to take to the PSK.
Thus, you have made the online application for your passport by filling the form and by taking the appointment to the PSK. Now at the given time of the appointment, visit the PSK you have selected with necessary documents required for verification of passport.
We hope, you have understood the process of filling the application for online for the passport and passport status check by file number. If you have any doubts regarding this, you can ask in the comments section. Share this article on social media with your friends so that they can also get their passport and complete their dreams.