As we know, a passport is a very important document. If you want to travel from one country to another then you need a passport. We tell you the complete guide on how you can get the new passport and how many days does it take to get a new passport. Stay with us and we will tell you what is passport and what are the documents that required to apply for the new passport?
What Is a Passport?
Passport is the identity of your’s that you are an Indian citizen. You can only travel to other countries from India with this document. No identity card or other document helps you to travel between countries. So if you want to visit another country or want to travel to other countries for business then the passport is the must needed document for you.
Requirements To Apply For New Passport
We will show you the requirements that are very important to apply for the new passport in India. Below we will show you the requirements that will help you to apply for the new passport.
1. Proof Of Address
If you want to apply for a new passport then the first thing is to submit the proof of address. You need to give the present address and the date of how long you are staying in that present address. Then you will get the passport application form to fill. In the form, you have to mention all the places of your stay during the last one year.
You need to give other proofs of address like the Water Bill, Electricity bill, Telephone bill, Election Commission Photo ID card, and much more. I will provide you the link from where you can get all the important documents.
Proof of Address: Download Link
2. Proof of Date of Birth
You need to provide all the documents regarding your date of birth. First and the most important documents are your identity card and birth certificate because your date of birth is mentioned on it. Secondly, you need to provide many other documents such as School leaving, Matriculation Certificate, Policy Bond (if you have taken Public Life Insurance) and more. You will see all the important documents that are required to prove your date of birth in the link given below.
Proof of Date of Birth: (Download Link)
3. Additional Documents
There are some other additional documents required to apply for the new passport. All the applicants are required to provide the original documents with the attested photocopies of the documents at the Passport Seva Kendra for processing. Below we will show you the download link from where you can see all the other documents that are important to apply for a new passport.
Additional Documents: (Download Link)
How Many Days It Take To Get New Passport
Normally it takes two to three weeks to get the new passport. But in some cities, you will get your passport in 30 days. If you still not get your passport then you can visit the PSK office near your destination.
We hope that you will get all the information about the documents that are required to apply for a new passport in India. If you have some question then feel free to ask us in the comment section below.