Amritsar
Introduction Office Address Jurisdiction List of Officers List of Holidays News and Announcements
Introduction

Passport Office, Amritsar started functioning from 28 June 2008. It caters to six districts viz Amritsar, Tarn Taran, Ferozepur, Faridkot, Fazilka and Muktsar. The office is located at 2nd - 4th Floor, S.C.O. 110, Raj Tower, District Shopping Centre, Ranjit Avenue, Amritsar.

Office Address
Passport Office Contact Details

2nd - 4th Floor , S.C.O. 110, Raj Tower,

District Shopping Complex,

Ranjit Avenue, Amritsar,

Punjab-143001

Voice: 0183-2506256

Fax: 0183-2502104, 2502108

E-mail: rpo.amritsar@mea.gov.in

Jurisdiction

Amritsar, Tarn Taran, Sri Muktsar Sahib, Ferozepur, Faridkot and Fazilka.

List of Officers
Name Designation
Sh. Krishan Kumar Regional Passport Officer
List of Holidays *
Date Holiday
04/01/2015 Milad-Un-Nabi or ID-E-MILAD
17/02/2015 Maha Shivratri
06/03/2015 Holi
02/04/2015 Mahavir Jayanti
03/04/2015 Good Friday
14/04/2015 Ambedkar Jayanti
04/05/2015 Buddha Purnima
18/07/2015 Eid-Ul-Fitr
25/09/2015 Eid-Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)
22/10/2015 Dussehra
24/10/2015 Muharram
30/10/2015 Karaka Chaturthi (Karva Chouth)
11/11/2015 Diwali (Deepavali)
25/11/2015 Gurunanak's Birthday
24/12/2015 Id-e-Milad(Prophet Mohammed Birthday)
25/12/2015 Christmas Day
 

* 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 5:00 PM.

Online Payment has been made mandatory for booking appointments at Passport Seva Kendra(s) under this Passport Office. Click here for details.

  1. 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 preferably before 1:00 PM.
    1. Applicants for issue of Police clearance Certificate (PCC)
    2. Senior Citizens (above 60 years)
    3. Minors upto 10 years of age whose parents hold valid passports
    4. Physically challenged persons
    5. Senior Citizens above 60 years and children upto 10 years need not pay fees on-line and should not take appointment to visit PSK AMRITSAR.  Their applications will be accepted under WALK IN CATEGORY.
  2. With effect from 16th Aug 2013, All Applicants are advised to carry all their original certificates/documents on the date of their appointment at PSK, Amritsar. They need to submit all documents required on the same day itself otherwise they have to re-schedule their appointment.
  3. Applicants can visit Regional Passport Office (RPO) Amritsar for enquiry between 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM from Monday to Friday (Except Wednesday) identified as enquiry days by RPO in a week. Please note no enquiries will be entertained on Wednesdays.
  4. The Regional Passport Office, Amritsar is conducting Passport Melas on 11th April, 2015 and 18th April 2015 at Passport Seva Kendra, 14, Mall Road, Near Custom Chowk, Amritsar-143001. Normal Fresh/Re-issue and PCC cases will be accepted. The applicants should come with print-out of ARN sheet after registering & paying fees on the website www.passportindia.gov.in  Applicants should bring original & photocopies of all their documents. Appointments for the Passport Mela will be released wef 31-03-2015 and 10.04.2015 at 5-00 PM. Applicants should come on 11-04-2015 and 18.04.2015 with scheduled appointment date and time on their ARN Sheet. Tatkaal, On-Hold and Walk-In cases will NOT be processed in the Mela.
  5. Regional Passport Office, Amritsar is conducting Passport Mela on 25th April 2015 at Passport Seva Kendra, 14, Mall Road, Near Custom Chowk, Amritsar-143001. All category cases except tatkaal and on-hold cases will be entertained. The applicants should come with print-out of ARN sheet after registering & paying fees on the website www.passportindia.gov.in  Applicants should bring original & photocopies of all their documents. Appointments for the Passport Mela to be released wef 15.04.2015 at 5-00 PM. Applicants should come on 25.04.2015 with scheduled appointment date and time on their ARN Sheet. Walk-In cases will NOT be processed in the Mela.

Press Releases

  1. Press Release dated 20-07-2013