* 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.
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..
Applicants with valid passports, seeking new booklets in case of exhaustion of visa pages.
Senior Citizens (above 60 years).
Minors below 5 years whose parents hold valid passports.
Physically challenged persons.
Central / State Government servants, their spouse and dependent minor children who have “No Objection Certificate" / Identity Certificate.
Applicants applying in Tatkaal must book appointment in “Tatkaal” category only, can book appointments at all Passport Seva Kendras under the jurisdiction of RPO Ahmedabad.
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.
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.
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.
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.
All adoption cases.
Valid Passport loss & fully damaged where Photo/details are not visible & visibly tempered cases.
Divorce cases without court decree.
All EC (Emergency Certificate) cases.
Cases with court permission.
Short validity Passport issued in foreign country.
Base documents obtained from foreign country ( i.e Birth Certificate,Death Certificate, Marriage Certificate,Divorce decree & Citizenship documents).
Change in personal particulars like Date of Birth & Place of Birth.
Born in J&K and Nagaland.
Child applicants in case of custody issue in Divorce/Separation.
W.e.f 24th Mar,2014 all the applicants applying for PCC have to mandatorily book an appointment online and reach the respective PSK at the specified date and time along with print out of the application reference number sheet and relevant set of documents.
Regional Passport Office Ahmedabad has decided to have PASSPORT CAMP on Saturday & Sunday i.e January 31st & February 01st 2015 from 10:00 to 17:00 Hrs. The Passport Camp will be held at Govt. Sarvottam High School Girls, Near Shreeji Store, Main Road,DIU - 362540. Appointments shall be released on Saturday Jan 24th at 14:00 Hrs at www.passportindia.gov.in. Applicants are requested to book their appointments and visit at the venue with the requisite set of Original and Self-attested photocopies along-with Application Reference Number (ARN) sheet. Applicants kindly note that Tatkaal, Walk in categories and ‘On Hold’ Applications shall NOT be entertained at this Passport Camp including pending cases and those who have already taken appointments at the future date.