Do I need to change my address on my Indian passport?

If you want the address to be changed in your passport the process required is the same as applying for re-issue of passport.

Is it mandatory to change address in Indian passport?

A: No, it is not necessary to change the passport address before applying for an U.S. visa at any of the U.S. consulates throughout India or at the embassy in New Delhi. …

Does it matter if my passport has my old address?

There’s a space in your passport book where you can enter your address and then make any changes that may occur over the course of the passport’s life. You may choose to advise the State Department if you change your address, but it’s not required.

Does address on passport need to be updated?

No, you don’t need to update your current passport with your new address. However, if you have a passport application that is currently in process, and you’d like to change your mailing address, please call 1-877-487-2778 or 1-888-874-7793 (TDD/TTY).

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How can I change my address in my Indian passport?

Follow these simple steps to change your address In your passport:

  1. Step 1: Visit the official website of Passport Seva website i.e.
  2. Step 2: If you are a registered member, then login to your account. …
  3. Step 3: After getting in your account, select the nearest passport office.

Can I give my permanent address in passport?

Can he/she endorse his/her permanent address instead of present address in the passport? A: Only the present address will be endorsed on the passport and not the permanent address.

How long does it take to change address in passport in India?

Within 24 hours, you will get a message that your passport is being printed and in the next 24 hours, you will get a message of your passport is despatched through speed post from Head passport office. And based on your address it will take from 1 day to 3 days .

What if my passport address is wrong?

If you have changed your residential address or are relocating, you are required to update this information in your passport. To change your address on your passport, you need to apply for a re-issue of your passport. Through this process, you will receive a new passport with a new number and your updated address.

What address should I put on my passport?

Answer: Your address is not included on the personal data page of your passport. If you are concerned about where the passport will be sent, it is best to send it where you know someone will be present to receive it.

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What can be used for proof of address?

Proof of Address

  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Property Tax Receipt.
  • Posted Mail with name of applicant.
  • Utility Bill.
  • Lease Agreement.
  • Insurance Card.
  • Voter Registration Card.
  • College Enrollment Papers.

How do I update my address on my passport?

If you have a passport application that is currently in process, you should contact the National Passport Information Center at 1-877-487-2778 to notify them about the address change. You don’t need to contact us if your address has changed after you received your passport.

Can we change passport address online?

You need keep your original documents handy and submit a fee to change the address on your passport. Passport address needs to be changed? You can do this online, directly through the Passport Seva portal. It lets you apply for a re-issue of your passport with the new address.

Does it cost to change address on passport?

It doesn’t cost anything to change address on your passport. And that’s simply because you don’t need to tell HMRC when you change address to update your passport.

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