A passport is a document that enables its bearer to travel internationally. It is issued by the Government of India only to Indian citizens. It is governed by the Passports Act, 1967. The Consular Passport & Visa (CPV) Division of the Ministry of External Affairs, functioning as the central passport organisation, is responsible for issuing Indian passports on demand to all eligible Indian citizens. Passports are issued at 37 locations across India and at 162 Indian High Commissions, embassies and consulates abroad.
Documents Required for Passport Registration
- Age Proof
- Address Proof
- Marriage Certificate/ SSLC Marks card
- Others if any..