Srinagar
Introduction Office Address Jurisdiction List of Officers List of Holidays RTI News and Announcements
Introduction

Passport Office, Srinagar started functioning from June 1997. It caters to Fifteen districts viz Srinagar, Budgam, Baramulla, Kupwara, Bandipora, Ganderbal, Pulwama, Anantnag, Kulgam, Shopian, Leh, Kargil, Awantipora, Handwara, Sopore. The office is located at Boulevard, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir-190001.

Office Address
Passport Office Contact Details

Boulevard Road, Srinagar,

Jammu and Kashmir-190001

Voice: 0194-2451193, 2451203, 2451401

Fax: 0194-2451224

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

Jurisdiction

Anantnag, Awantipora, Bandipora, Baramulla, Budgam, Ganderbal, Handwara, Kargil, Kulgam, Kupwara, Leh, Pulwama, Shopian, Sopore, Srinagar.

List Of Officers
Name Designation
Mr. Firdous Iqbal 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 Vaisakhi / vishu
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
11/11/2015 Diwali (Deepavali)
25/11/2015 Gurunanak's Birthday
24/12/2015 Milad-Un-Nabi(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).

 
RTI

Right to Information Act, 2005 in respect of Passport Office, Srinagar  Click Here

News and Announcements

 

The current opening time of appointments is 11:00 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 preferably before 1:00 PM
    1. Applicants for Police Clearance Certificate (PCC)
    2. Applicants for Deletion of ECR status in passports without any change in personal particulars
    3. Inclusion of name of spouse in passport
    4. Applicants with valid passports, seeking new booklets in case of exhaustion of visa pages
    5. Senior Citizens (above 60 years)
    6. Minors below 15 years of age whose parents hold valid passports
    7. Physically challenged persons and
    8. Central / State Government servants, their spouses and dependant minor children who have " No Objection Certificate" / Identity Certificate
  2. Applicants can visit Regional Passport Office (RPO) Srinagar for enquiry between 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM on all working days.
  3. Wef November 05, 2014 applications will not be accepted under manual mode at Passport Office- Srinagar. Applicants should take an online appointment and visit the PSK at the designated time and date, along with a printout of the appointment slip and Original and photocopy of the required documents.
  4. Applicants eligible for fee waiver in respect of lost / damaged passports due to recent floods (refer Press Release - Waiver of passport fees) should not make online payment of fees. Such applicants should generate an Application Reference Number (ARN) and visit the PSK along with a printout of the ARN and other required documents without taking an appointment (on any working day before 1 pm).
  5. Passport Mela will be organized on 28th February, 2015 at RPO Srinagar. During the Mela, applications will be accepted on the basis of Online Prior Appointments for Issuance of Passports under Normal Category (Fresh & Reissue). However, applications under PCC, On Hold or Pre approved Walk-in categories will also be accepted without appointments.  Appointments for the Mela would be released on 20th February 2015 at 11 AM. Applicants are advised to book an appointment and visit the Passport Seva Kendra at the scheduled time along with a Printout of the Application Reference Number (ARN) sheet mentioning the appointment details and all the required documents (original and one set of Self Attested Photocopy).

Press Releases

  1. Press Release - Waiver of passport fees