Passport Office, Ranchi started functioning from July,2002. It caters to 24(Twenty Four) districts viz Ranchi, Bokaro, East Singhbhum(Jamshedpur), West Singhbhum(Chaibasa), Hazaribagh, Dhanbad, Dumka, Deoghar, Pakur, Godda, Garhwa, Latehar, Chatra, Lohardaga, Jamtara, Saraikela-Kharsawan, Gumla, Palamu, Giridih, Simdega, Koderma, Sahibganj, Khunti and Ramgarh. The office is located at Qr. No. E/59-60, Sector-II, HEC Colony, PO- Dhurwa, PS Jagarnathpur, Ranchi, Jharkahnd-834004.
3rd floor, The Galaxia Mall, Ratu Road, Ranchi, Jharkhand-834004
* Note: In addition, Passport Office will be closed on National Holidays i.e. Republic Day (26th January), Independence Day (15th August) and Gandhi Jayanti (2nd October).
News and Announcements
The current opening time of appointments is 11:00 AM. Online Payment has been made mandatory for booking appointments at Passport Seva Kendra(s) under this Passport Office. Click here for details.
Categories of Applicants allowed as “Walk-In with ARN”
Following mentioned categories of applicants are allowed as “Walk-in Applicants”. Applicants falling under these categories need to register Online, fill in the online application form and generate Application Reference Number (ARN) at least one day in advance before visiting the PSK. Such applicants may visit the PSK with required set of documents and a copy of printed ARN sheet
Applicants for issue of Police Clearance Certificate (PCC)
Applicants for Tatkaal services (fresh/reissue cases)
Applicants for deletion of ECR status in Passport without changing any other personal particulars
Senior Citizens (60 years and above)
Minors below 15 years with at least one parent holding valid Passport with spouse name endorsed in Passport
Physically challenged applicants (including visually impaired, deaf and mute reporting with certificate)
Applicants with valid passports, seeking new booklets in case of exhaustion of the visa pages
Applicants who wish to have their Passport re-issued for including their spouses' name
Central / State Govt. employees, their spouses and dependant minor children who have “No Objection Certificate" / Identity Certificate