Indian Passport for Newborn and Infants

Indian Passport for Newborn and Infants

While applying for the first time for the Indian Passport for New Born and Infants, the details of valid passports held by both or either parents should be furnished in the application form. For new born and infants the passport will be issued without any police verification. In the cases where the parents do not hold valid passports, applications for such infants can be made on the basis of three documents of out of following fourteen documents,

  • Electro Photo Identity Card
  • Service Identity Card issued by State/Central Government
  • SC/ST/OBC certificates
  • Freedom fighter Identity Cards
  • Arms Licenses
  • Property Documents such as Pattas, Registered deeds e.t.c
  • Ration Cards
  • Pension documents
  • Railway Identity Cards
  • Income Tax Identity Cards
  • Bank/Post office passbooks
  • Student Identity Cards
  • Driving licenses
  • Birth Certificates

In general, the passport validity for the new born and infants is given for 5 years only. In case of single parent and children born out of wedlock or in case of parents who are judicially separated, a sworn affidavit before a magistrate, stating the facts of the case along with proofs must be submitted. In normal case the signature/consent of both the parents is required for the issue of passport to Newborn and Infants. The physical appearance of the child may be required sometimes.

Passport Application Form There are two ways to get a passport application form, one is to register online and take a print out of the application form and second is to directly get the application form from nearest passport office or speed post centers.

Guidelines to fill the application Form

As the passport application form is machine readable, there are some guidelines to fill in the application form.
  • Use Capital letters only.
  • Use black or blue ball pen only.
  • Leave on box after completing a word while filling in the boxes.
  • Write clearly in the boxes with out touching the boundaries.
  • Adjust the information to fit in the given number of boxes.
  • Do not write anything outside the box. Avoid over-writing.
  • Complete the applications in full.

Apply for Passport If you have registered online then you will be given a appointment date and time, you need to submit the printed application form in the passport office at the given date and time. The passport application can be submitted at

  • The counter of the passport office
  • The speed post centers
  • District passport cells
  • Passport collection centers

An application for a passport may be submitted personally or through a representative carrying an authority letter.

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sir, my husband is in newzealand and completed to live their for 1year. now i want to apply passport for my son who is 3yeras old iwant to apply for tatkal passport .can u suggest me how to apply and what r the certificates i have to produce for getting the passport. thanking u sir, yours sincerely,

i applyed for my infant child passport on 15.01.2009 & police verifaction finshed on 17.02.2009, but till now i am not getting any status properly. till when i have to wait actual i have get his visa also

I want to apply for my 6 months old daughter. But my address & my husbands address in the passport are different than the current address that we are residing in. Is it necessary that atleast one parent should have the same address in the passport as that of the kid??????

we are both working in uae she deliver in india her passport is same my adress also endosed to my passport we need to take a passport for baby what preseture ?

My Wife will be Delivering in Mumbai in a few months, I would like to know the duration it would take for the application for an Infant's passport to get through. In case its a normal Application and I will be in Mumbai to do the application personally how long would it take for the Passport to come along. Is there Tatkal Service for an application for an Infant Passport available. How soon do I get it through tatkal

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Dear Sir, my wife delivered a baby in India( vellore), but we are staying in bangalore and both of our passport address is same. After receiving the certificate we should attest it & i am employed in Abu Dhabi (uae) do i need to send any letter from indian embassay, if yes, kindly send me the format and details. And after submission how many days it will take to receive the passport. (kindly suggest the easy way to submit the passport application, as their will be an infant). Thanks & regards habib

I want to apply for my 6 months old daughter. But my address & my husbands address in the passport are different than the current address that we are residing in. Is it necessary that atleast one parent should have the same address in the passport as that of the kid??????

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I have a passport from North India and my wife has Mumbai passport but of the address where we were living around 2 years back (Mumbai only). Now I want to apply for my daughter's passport who is 6 months old now. Can we apply for her passport with the current address or we have to update either of our passport's address to our current address first?

Dear Sir/Madam new baby born need to make passport urgent father in in africa & mother is in india so mother can make it.what is recuirement & how long will it take to get possport both parent are india. reply urgent please thanks shah

Dear Sir/Madam new baby born need to make passport urgent father in in africa & mother is in india so mother can make it.what is recuirement & how long will it take to get possport both parent are india. reply urgent please thanks shah

Dear Sir/Madam new baby born need to make passport urgent father in in africa & mother is in india so mother can make it.what is recuirement & how long will it take to get possport both parent are india. reply urgent please thanks shah

an early clarification is requested please

I want to apply for the passport of my newborn baby.My wife and me both are passport holder,but the residence address of my passport and my wife's passport is diffrence can it will create any problem at the time when I will apply for my baby's passport or i have to change the address of my passport.

Yes, first youhave to change correct address and add spouse name, after you can apply for baby for any elp:09884339441

Is it necessary to both parents have same address in the passport for applying the child passport? Plz confirm

Not required. But you should have a valid current address proof

Is the statement made in your answer true. I face the same problem.Father and mother have passports, but on different addresses. Now the child of theirs requires Passport. Does the rule say that the passports of both the parents have the same address. or even if the addresses are different the child still can the passport. So far I did not get a clear answer to it

Hi, I want to apply for my new born son's passport who is 2 months old now, have few questions and doubts: 1. My passport has hyderabad address where we are staying and is the present and permanent address. 2. My wife's passport has punjab address which is old and not correct. 3. Neither of us have added spouse/ wife name in either of our passports. Can I still go ahead and apply for my son's passport keeping above 3 points in mind or else have to apply for changes/ misc. services or observation in either of our passports and then apply for our child. Please reply, need to know it asap.

Hi, I want to apply for my new born son's passport who is 2 months old now, have few questions and doubts: 1. My passport has hyderabad address where we are staying and is the present and permanent address. 2. My wife's passport has punjab address which is old and not correct. 3. Neither of us have added spouse/ wife name in either of our passports. Can I still go ahead and apply for my son's passport keeping above 3 points in mind or else have to apply for changes/ misc. services or observation in either of our passports and then apply for our child. Please reply, need to know it asap.

Hi, I have 15 days old kid and I am looking forward to apply for Tatkal passport for him. Right now, I have the Birth Certificate from MCD however they haven't mentioned the baby name on it. I am just wondering can I apply for passport with that birth certificate or it is like Birth certificate must have the baby name to apply for infant passport? Please let me know. Thanks, Pankaj

Hi, I have 15 days old kid and I am looking forward to apply for Tatkal passport for him. Right now, I have the Birth Certificate from MCD however they haven't mentioned the baby name on it. I am just wondering can I apply for passport with that birth certificate or it is like Birth certificate must have the baby name to apply for infant passport? Please let me know. Thanks, Pankaj

hi mukesh , could you please tell me if the baby name is required on birth certificate for issuance of passport

Dear sir, I have baby of 15 days I want passport for my baby we both have passport but my wife address is pune on passport and my address is khopoli maharashtra what document we have to submitt for infant passport. we r living in pune.

hi. My baby is born in London and I am currently staying in London. I am a single mom and I need to make an Indian passport for my baby. My boyfriend stays in another country and we do not have our names on either of our passports. I heard that the application needs to be signed by both parents. Is it a mandatory condition since there is no formal civil partnership or legal marriage? Furthermore, can I use my second name for the baby?

Dear Sir, I would be blessed with a baby in Jan 2011. Me and my wife, both holds valid passport with valid and same address. I need to apply for a passport in Tatkal scheme immediate after the birth (within a week)of my child. Is it possible to apply? How huch time will it take??

Hi Sir, I have a baby of 10days.I am in Ecuador(south America)and my wife is in india chennai.Can you please tell me the procedure to apply passport for the baby ? What are the documents required to apply passport for the baby? Me and my wife both have passports with different addresses.Do we require my passport original? or do we require any affidavit? Thanks and Regards, Subba

my wife will be delivering the baby in Jan 2011 in Mumbai. I have the passport with Kolhapur (MH) address on it and my wife has the address for Pune (MH). Presently i am in the USA i will be traveling to Mumbai for her delivery. What is the passport application process for the baby? How soon can i apply? Do i need to be present for the application ( can i just sign the documents)?

Hi, I am currently in US. My wife and my 1.8 yrs old kid are in India. Can I apply for my kids passport online? If my wife is applying for kids passport, will she need my passport as well? As per your web content does the following proofs sufficient? - Wife's passport - Kids birth certificate Please let me know at earliest. Thanks.

Hi Sir, I have a baby of 4months.I am in india and my husband is in uk .Can you please tell me the procedure to apply tatkal passport for the baby ? What are the documents required to apply tatkal passport for the baby? Me and my husband both have passports with different addresses. Thanks and Regards, divya.

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Hi Sir, I have a baby of 4months.I am in india and my husband is in uk .Can you please tell me the procedure to apply tatkal passport for the baby ? What are the documents required to apply tatkal passport for the baby? Me and my husband both have passports with different addresses. Thanks and Regards, hari

Sir, my husband is staying in luxembourg. I need to apply passport for my 2 months baby. I want to apply for tatkal passport. Can u please suggest me the complete procedure for getting the passport for my daughter.At present i am staying with my parents. I have ration card, PAN card and voter card on the present residing address.

Hello Sir: i and my Wife have UAE Residence Visa , my wife gone to india for Delivery i want to apply passport for my babe, my question is 1. wife passport is enough or any document required? Let me know

dear sir or madam my brother wife her pregency delivery is in this month i need to apply for passport for baby so what the think ineed to recuired for appliying i ned it soon because my brother he stay in saudi he hes the family states his wife also stay in saudi her exit entry is going to be finish soon after the delivery so it to urgent how many days it take to come the passport for baby is it necessry that the husband to be here or the mother can only apply for passport give me reply soon for god sake i will be very thank full to you

dear sir or madam my brother wife her pregency delivery is in this month i need to apply for passport for baby so what the think ineed to recuired for appliying i ned it soon because my brother he stay in saudi he hes the family states his wife also stay in saudi her exit entry is going to be finish soon after the delivery so it to urgent how many days it take to come the passport for baby is it necessry that the husband to be here or the mother can only apply for passport give me reply soon for god sake i will be very thank full to you

My daughter is pregnent she is due by this month 18th my daughter and son in law stay in singapoor how to apply for the passport please let me know thank you

We got a passport for our 18 month baby recently. Look here for a writeup: http://treadrightly.blogspot.com/2011/08/getting-passport-for-minor-in-bangalore.html

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I want apply passport for my daughter (one year and 3 months old). If I will apply passport by tatkal it will take how many days. Which method is better way to get soon , I mean by registered internet or by manual. I heard if I apply by tatkal we will get within 7 days. Please advise me because we have to be travel out side the country within few days. I am awaiting for your reply. Your best regards Rao

I want to apply for my 10 days old daughter. But my address & my husbands address in the passport are same from Mumbai and my delivery has taken place at Ahemedabad. My husband is at singapore and I want to apply for my daughter's passport from Ahemedabad as due to health reasons can not reach to mumbai. Is it feasible to apply for infant passport from Ahmedabad if Mother and Father has issued passports from Mumbai?

dear,sir i have baby 4 month old and i want to apply for her passport. so what document is required. i am working in dubai and i have family visa

approximately how many days will take to get newborn baby's passport after apply in post.i applied by post b4 20 days in London of indian high commission .but i dont get it yet..

Dear Sir I am a srilankan National living in India .My Husband is a Indian National, Currently I have to daughters.We applied for my first daughter's Indian passport in Srilanka ,since she was born there, now i gave birth to my second child in India, and wish to apply for her Indian passport , the only issue is that my husband is working abroad and we need to get my daughter's passport so that we can accompany him, hence I would like to know the procedure and the documents required for the same. Thx

Dear sir, I'm a keralite and I want to apply for a passport for my 3 months old baby...my husband is in Uae...I would like to know whether it is a problem like my husband has 3 names so in my baby's birth certificate father's last name is given as Initial and in my husband's passport 3 names are given in full..for example in baby's birth certificate father's name is Mahesh Sam S and in my husband's passport it is Mahesh Sam Samuel.. Do let me know whether it is a problem to apply for baby's passport??

Dear Sir/ Madam, I want to apply passport for my baby, what are the requirements in detail? How long will it take? How much is the fees? What is the quickest way if we want it soon? If we just have register his birth- do we have to wait for his birth registration or there is any other alternative?

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