What are the annexures for an Indian passport application?

Last Updated at: Oct 16, 2020
What are the annexures for an Indian passport application
Soon, we may see chip-enabled e-passport. The honourable external affairs minister of India has said that the government is working on this. India Security Press in Nashik is working on it.


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To give hassle-free service to the passport holders in India, the Passport Seva Kendras have started a passport renewal reminder service. Two SMSs are being sent to the concerned passport holders – one before 9 months and another before 7 months of the date of expiry of their passport.


A passport is an essential travel document for those who are travelling abroad. Indeed, it might be for education, pilgrimage, tourism, business purposes, medical attendance, or family visits. During the past few years, the growing economy and globalization have led to an increased demand for passport and related services. However, to meet this demand, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) launched the Passport Seva Project in May 2010.

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The following are the annexures for an Indian passport:

Annexure A:

Affidavit of date of birth to be submitted by illiterate applicants.

Annexure B:

Identity certificate.

Annexure C:

Affidavit for a passport of a minor by either parent (who are separated but not formally divorced).

Annexure D:

Affidavit for lady applicant for change of name after marriage.

Annexure E:

Change in name/deed poll/sworn affidavit.

Annexure F:

Verification certificate for tatkal passports.

Annexure G:

Declaration of parent/guardian for minor passports (consent from one parent).

Annexure H:

Declaration of parent/guardian for a minor’s passport.

Annexure I:

Standard affidavit.

Annexure J:

Specimen verification certificate.

Annexure K:

Specimen affidavit for issue or re-issue of a passport that was obtained before marriage, by married applicants who are unable to provide the prescribed marriage certificate or joint affidavit with spouse due to marital discord, separation or without formal divorce decree by the court or due to total desertion by the spouse.

Annexure L:

Specimen Affidavit for a passport in place of lost/damaged passport.

Annexure M:

No objection certificate. Annexure N: Prior intimation letter.

Therefore, these are the annexures for an Indian passport application.