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

Passport Office, Goa started functioning from 1988. It caters to two districts viz North Goa and South Goa. The office is centrally located at Patto Plaza, Near Kadamba Bus stand, Panaji, Goa.

Office Address
Passport Office Contact Details

Passport Bhavan, EDC Complex,

Patto, Panaji,

Goa-403001

Voice: 0832-2437601(Direct), 0832-2437602(General)

Fax: 0832-2437603

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

Jurisdiction

North Goa, South Goa.

List Of Officers
Name Designation
Mr. Agnelo Fernandes 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
04/05/2015 Buddha Purnima
18/07/2015 Eid-Ul-Fitr
17/09/2015 Ganesh Chaturthi
25/09/2015 Eid-Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)
22/10/2015 Dussehra
24/10/2015 Muharram
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 11:30 AM.

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 between 02:30 pm to 04:00 pm only
    1. Applicants for deletion of ECR status in their passport without changing any other personal particulars
    2. Senior Citizens (Above 60 Years)
    3. Physically challenged applicants (including visually impaired, deaf and mute reporting with certificate)
    4. Applicants with 20 Year Validity Passports/Valid Passports seeking new Passports in case of exhaustion of visa pages (without change in personal particulars).
  2. Applicants can apply under Tatkaal by selecting Service Type as ‘Tatkaal’ while taking a 'Normal' appointment at PSK.
  3. Applicants can visit PO Panaji (Goa) for enquiry between 10:00 am to 12:30 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays only, identified as enquiry days by PO in a week.
  4. Applicants applying for PCC have to mandatory book appointment online w.e.f 01st December 2014 and reach PSK at the specified date and time along with print out of application reference number sheet and relevant set of documents. Kindly note NO walk-in will be allowed for PCC from 01st December 2014.
  5. RPO Goa has decided to have SPECIAL PASSPORT MELA on 28th March, 2015 for applicant’s applying with Normal application in Fresh and Re-issue category. The appointments shall be released on 20th March, 2015 at 11:30 am sharp. All applicants who would like to take the benefit of this Mela are requested to carry Application Reference Number Sheet which has respective details and appointment of above date and visit Panaji Passport Seva Kendra at the appointment time. Applicants are advised to carry required set of Original documents along-with photocopies duly self-attested. Applicant’s kindly note Tatkaal, On-Hold, Walk-in and PCC applications will not be entertained on this date.