All you need to know about Tatkaal-Passport service

India

13 Apr 2019

Need Passport urgently? Here's what to do

An Indian Passport is necessarily required for International travel.

So, in case a last-minute travel plan has come your way, or there's some emergency that needs you to fly soon, but you don't have a Passport, you need not worry.

An official service called 'Tatkaal' Passport scheme can help you out.

Here's all you need to know about Tatkaal Passport service.

Documents and fee

In order to apply for Tatkaal Passport, you will need certain additional documents (along with the specified documents for normal application), a standard affidavit, and will have to pay a specified Tatkaal seva fee.

Application

How to apply for Tatkaal Passport

How to apply for Tatkaal Passport

First of all, register yourself at the online Passport Seva portal or using the mPassport Seva app.

You will be issued a unique ID, and password. Use this to log in to your account.

In your Passport application, choose 'Tatkaal' option under scheme type.

Fill up necessary details, and upload the applicable documents.

Pay the specified fee, and book an appointment.

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Fees

Fee structure

A Fresh, 36-page Passport for applicants aged 15 years or less shall cost Rs. 3,000; for 15-18 year-old applicants as well as those aged 18 years or above, the fee is Rs. 3,500.

On the other hand, a Fresh, 60-page Passport (with 10 years validity) for 15-18 year-old applicants as well for above 18-year-old applicants, shall cost Rs. 4,000 in total.

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Who can apply for Indian passport?

Asked 2019-04-13 22:56:09 by Abdullah Al bodrees

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All Indian citizens can apply for an Indian passport, by submitting the required documents, and necessary fee.

Who can apply for Indian passport?

Asked 2019-04-13 22:50:10 by Abdullah Al bodrees

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All Indian citizens can apply for Indian passport, by submitting required documents and necessary fee.

What are the documents required for Tatkal passport?

Asked 2019-04-13 21:51:35 by nurani seshadri

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Documents required for Tatkaal passport application are: 1) a valid proof of identity, 2) a valid proof of address, 3) a duly signed affidavit, and 4) an age-declaration (in case the applicant belongs to 21+ age-group).

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