Hey there! Ready to renew your passport and jet off on new adventures? Great! Here’s a simple guide to the documents you’ll need for passport renewal in India:

Expired Passport:

Grab your old passport. Make sure it’s expired or about to expire. We need the original one.

Application Form:

Fill out the renewal form. You can get it online on the Passport Seva website. Just type in your info correctly.

Passport Photos:

Get some recent passport-sized photos. They should be in color and have a white background. Check the website for the right size.

Proof of Address:

Show where you live with:

  • Aadhar Card
  • Voter ID
  • Any utility bill
  • Rental agreement
  • Your spouse’s passport copy (the important pages)

Date of Birth Proof:

  • Prove your birthdate with:
    • Birth certificate
    • School leaving certificate
    • Anything showing when you were born.

Non-ECR Category Docs (if needed):

  • If you’re in the Non-ECR group, show it with:
    • Your school/college certificates
    • Work ID for government jobs

Old Passport Copy:

  • Copy the first two and last two pages of your old passport. Don’t forget the ECR/Non-ECR and observation pages.

Name Change Papers (if you changed it):

  • If you changed your name, bring proof like a marriage certificate or a court order.

Police Check (maybe):

  • In some cases, the police might check. See if you need this on the Passport Seva website.

And there you go! Keep everything neat and organized. Your passport is like a magic key to explore the world. If you’re in areas like Navi Mumbai, Goregaon, Kandivali, Chembur, Bandra, Vile Parle, Powai, Juhu, Kurla, Thane, Dahisar, Jogeshwari, or nearby, we’re here to help renew it. Ready for an exciting journey? Just grab your passport, pack your bags, and let’s make your travel dreams come true! Happy travels!