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

Passport Office Srinagar presently operates from rented building at Boulevard Srinagar,Jammu & Kashmir(near Nehru Park).Its jurisdiction is limited to Districts of Kashmir Zone.

Office Address
Passport Office Contact Details

Hotel Lake Breeze ,

Boulevard Road, Srinagar,

Jammu and Kashmir-190001

Voice: 0194-2500375, 2500173, 2500374

Fax: 0194-2500373

E-mail: rpo.srinagar@mea.gov.in , po.srinagar@passportindia.gov.in

Jurisdiction

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

List Of Officers
Name Designation
Firdous Iqbal 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) and on Saturdays/Sundays.

 
RTI

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

News and Announcements

 

Online appointments are released at 11:00 AM.

Online Payment has been made mandatory for booking appointments for processing of Passport applications at Passport Seva Kendra Srinagar. 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 11:00 AM. However the applications under walk-in category can be entertained as per the available resources.
    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
    9. Also emergency / medical cases can be processed under walk-in category against ARN.

ENQUIRY

  1. Applicants can visit Regional Passport Office (RPO) Srinagar for enquiry between 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM on all working days.
  2. Applications will be accepted only in online mode. Applicants should take an online appointment and visit the PSK at the designated time, date, along with a printout of the appointment slip besides original and photocopy of the required documents. Details of documents/formats are available on official website www.passportindia.gov.in.
  3. Applicants eligible for fee waiver in respect of lost / damaged passports due to floods in 2014 (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 11:00 AM). The exemption is valid for 6 months only from the date of issuance of notification in this regard.

Press Releases

  1. Press Release - Waiver of passport fees