Public Notices & Circulars

Announcement of New Passport Rules

In order to streamline, liberalize and ease the process of issue of passport, the Ministry of External Affairs has taken a number of steps in the realm of passport policy which is expected to benefit the citizens of India applying for a passport. The details of these steps are given in Gazette Notifications below:

Gazette Notification regarding the proof of DOB
Gazette Notification regarding the option of self declaration