Applying for a Passport has become easy with Passport-sahayata.org. There are many people who might have wanted to apply for a child passport but have no idea about it. Here is some information on how you should Apply for a Child Passport in India.
As per the government of India, Minors too require a passport of their own. They can no longer travel overseas in the name of the Father or Guardian. Therefore, a separate passport application has to be filed for the same.
What is a Passport?
A Passport is an official travel document issued by the Ministry of External Affairs under the government of India for all those people who wish to travel out of the country for luxury trips, pilgrimage, business tours, medical travels, educational goals, etc.
The Passport is issued by the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India. It contains information of the passport holder like name, Date of Birth, Place of birth, nationality, date of expiry, passport number, photo, and signature similar to Identity proof.
Validity of the Passport
1) For applicants who are under the age of 15 years, their passports will be valid for a period of 18 years of age.
2) For Minors between the age group of 15-18 years, the passport can be applied and will be valid for a period of 10 years.
Note: A 36-page booklet Passport is applicable for minors below 5 years of age. For People above this age, the 60-page Passport is applicable.
Documents Required for Passport
Applicants who are below the age of 18 and whose parents are citizens of India are applicable for a minor passport. Any parent or guardian can apply online for a child passport using the following documents:-
Proof of Date of Birth Of the child(any of these)
Proof of Current Residential Address
Original and self-attested copies of the Passport of the parent or legal guardian
A copy of the bank account passbook of any bank
School leaving certificate/ Secondary school certificate
Step 3: Fill in the required details as per the form and click on Submit.
Step 4: Further, click on the ‘Validate and Continue’. As soon as you click on this, you will be directed to a page where you can choose the mode in which payment can be done. Online payments are mandatory for booking appointments at any Passport Seva Kendra/Passport Office.
Step 5: After the payment, one of our executives will proceed with the application and schedule an appointment date
Step 6: Visit the Passport Office on the scheduled date of appointment, with all the original documents for verification.
Step 7: You will receive your Passport via post.
How may we help you?
Passport-sahayata.org is a private consultancy that allows individuals to apply for an online passport. Our passport-sahayta.org consultants will get in touch with you and advise you on the issuance of your passport and guide you through the entire process of passport application. Just fill-up the form and one of the members of our team will remind you about the documents you have to send. Our team will review your basic information and initiate the passport application process.
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