Introduction

Passport Office, Bhubaneswar was set up in 1979 to provide passport service to the people residing in Orissa. It caters to 30 districts. With the functioning of the office, thousands of people of the state have been able to obtain passport to go abroad for employment, studies, business, attending meetings, seminars, sports, medical treatments etc. The number of passport seekers have grown steadily to 50,000 in the year 2010 from few hundreds in 1979.

Office Address Passport Office Contact Details

A-119 Unit-VIII, Nayapalli,

front of CBI Office, Bhubaneswar,

Odisha-751012

Voice: 0674 2563855, 2564470, 2563860

Fax: 0674-2564460

E-mail: rpo.bbsr@nic.in

Jurisdiction

Angul, Balangir, Balasore, Bargarh, Behrampur, Bhadrak, Boudh, Cuttack, Deogarh, Dhenkanal, Gajapati, Ganjam, Jagatsinghapur, Jajpur, Jharsuguda, Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Kendrapara, Kendujhar, Khordha, Koraput, Malkangiri, Mayurbhanj, Nabarangpur, Nayagarh, Nuapada, Puri, Rayagada, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Subarnapur, Sundargarh.

List of Officers Name Designation Smt. Padma Mahanti Regional Passport Officer List of Holidays *
Date Holiday
14/01/2014 Prophet Mohammed's Birthday (Id-E-Milad)
17/03/2014 Holi
08/04/2014 Ram Navami
13/04/2014 Mahavir Jayanti
14/04/2014 Ambedkar Jayanti
18/04/2014 Good Friday
14/05/2014 Buddha Purnima
29/07/2014 Eid-Ul-Fitr
29/08/2014 Vinayak Chaturthi/Ganesh Chaturth
03/10/2014 Dussehra
06/10/2014 Eid-Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)
23/10/2014 Diwali (Deepavali)
04/11/2014 Muharram
06/11/2014 Gurunanak's Birthday
25/12/2014 Christmas
 

* 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).