* 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.
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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.
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.
Applicants for Police Clearance Certificate (PCC)
Applicants for Deletion of ECR status in passports without any change in personal particulars
Inclusion of name of spouse in passport
Applicants with valid passports, seeking new booklets in case of exhaustion of visa pages
Senior Citizens (above 60 years)
Minors below 15 years of age whose parents hold valid passports
Physically challenged persons and
Central / State Government servants, their spouses and dependant minor children who have " No Objection Certificate" / Identity Certificate
Also emergency / medical cases can be processed under walk-in category against ARN.
The Regional Passport Office, Srinagar will conduct Passport Mela on 28th March 2015 at Passport Seva Kendra, Near Nehru Park Boulevard Road, Srinagar. All applicants who intend to apply for Fresh/ Re-issue under Normal category can apply on this date. PCC, On-Hold and Pre Approved Walk-in categories will also be accepted in this Passport Mela. The applicant should come with printout of ARN sheet after registering on the website www.passportindia.gov.in along with all requisite documents in original. For this date, appointment will be released on 21th March 2015 (Saturday) at 11:00 AM. Applicants should come with scheduled appointment date and time on this date i.e. 28.Mar.2015.
Applicants can visit Regional Passport Office (RPO) Srinagar for enquiry between 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM on all working days.
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.
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.