The passport office of Ranchi started from July, 2002. This office offers passport services to Ranchi, Bokaro, East Singhbhum(Jamshedpur), West Singhbhum(Chaibasa), Hazaribhag, Dhanbad, Dumka, Deoghar, Pakur, Godda, Garhwa, Laterhar, Chatra, Lohardaga, Jamatara, Saraikela-Kharsawan, Gumla, Palamu, Giridih, Simdega, Koderma, Sahibganj, Hkunti and Ramgarh districts. The current strength of passport office Jalandhar is 26 employees.
The address of Regional Passport Office Ranchi is as follows,
Qr. No. E/59-60,
Sector - II,
For submission of application forms, procurement of forms, enquires, appointment with passport office from 10.00 AM to 01.00 PM
For delivery of passports (which are completed and ready to issue) from 04.30 PM to 06.00 PM
Where to Apply
One can apply on-line OR can submit the application form at Passport Office Ranchi OR at Superintendent of Police/DCP office of the district (DPC) OR at Speed Post Centre of the city.
Passport Submission Counter
You have to take a token from Counter No.1 and submit the application along with the required documents over the Counter number allotted in your application form. In case of Manual applications, after taking the Token number submit the application on Counter No.4
Delivery of Passport
Passports are delivered by SPEED POST and in case of counter delivery (promised by Passport Officer) the Passport will be delivered to the applicant only. Delivery of Passport will not be given on an authority letter.
In case your passport has been returned undelivered to Passport Office, Ranchi, please meet the Passport Officer with residential proof in original and original cash receipt issued by the office at the time of submission.
Approved travel agents who can submit applications to the Passport Office can submit in one day from two to five applications only on behalf of their client. Accordingly, it is in your interest to find out when your application would be registered in the Passport Office, Thane after you submit the forms to them.