If you are planning to apply for a passport? then we have a piece of good news for you, now all citizens of India can apply for a passport from their nearest India Post Office. The Government of India has made this process more simple for you.
You no longer need to visit Passport Service Center to apply for a Passport just visit the India Post Office and apply for your passport to fly abroad.
How to Apply for Passport at India Post Office?
You need to visit the nearest India Post Office and ask for a Passport application at Common Service Center (CSC) counter. Before this facility, the process was very time-consuming, this service was available only at Passport Service Centers, which are operated across the country by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA). But now you can easily complete the documentation process for your passport from your nearest post office without visiting any Passport Service Center.
The India Post has also shared this information on the famous social media Twitter. If you need more details about the process of application of Passport then you should visit your nearest Post Office.
This facility is also available on the official website of India Post. You can easily register yourself on the website of India Post by Paying the registration fees online.
After the successful online registration, you will get the date to physically verify your documents at India Post Office.
What Documents are Required to Apply for Passport at India Post Office?
The Documents required to apply for a passport at India Post Office are:
- Original Birth Certificate
- Your original high school marks sheet
- Identity verification document (Voter ID Card, Aadhaar Card, Ration Card)
- An Affidavit made from Notary.
You will also have to verify your fingerprint and retina scan during the verification process at India Post Office. After the completion of these processes, you will receive your passport within 15 days at your home.