Passport Office, Kolkata started functioning from June 1955. It is located at 4, Brabourne Road, Kolkata-700001 since its inception. It caters to 20 districts of West Bengal viz Alipurduar, Kolkata, Howrah, Hooghly, 24-paragana (N), 24-paragana (S), Nadia, Birbhum, Burdwan, Bankura, Purulia, Maldah, Murshidabad, Jalpaiguri, Darjeeling, Coochbihar, Dinajpur (N), Dinajpur (S), Medinipur (E), Medinipur (W) and also 5 districts of Tripura viz Dhalai district, North Tripura, South Tripura, West Tripura and Tripura Tribal Area Autonomous District Council and 4 districts of Sikkim viz East Sikkim, West Sikkim, North Sikkim and South Sikkim.
Alipurduar, Bankura, Bardhaman, Bardhaman Rural, Birbhum, Cooch Behar, Darjeeling, Dhalai, East Medinipur, East Sikkim, Hooghly, Howrah, Howrah Rural, Jalpaiguri, Kolkata, Malda, Murshidabad, Nadia, North 24 Parganas, North Sikkim, North Tripura, Purulia, South 24 Parganas, South Dinajpur, South Sikkim, South Tripura, Uttar Dinajpur, West Medinipur, West Sikkim, West Tripura.
List Of Officers
Regional Passport Officer
List of Holidays *
Prophet Mohammed's Birthday (Id-E-Milad)
Dussehra (Vijaya Dashami)
* 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 3:30 PM.
Online Payment has been made mandatory for booking appointments at Passport Seva Kendra(s) under this Passport Office. Click herefor details.
The applicants of the following districts are advised to visit the Behrampore PSK : Murshidabad, North Dinajpur, South Dinajpur, Maldah, Birbhum and Nadia.
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 between 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Physically challenged applicants (including visually impaired, deaf and mute reporting with certificate)
Senior Citizens (60 years and above)
Central/State Govt. employees, their spouses and dependant minor children who have ‘No Objection Certificate’ / Identity Certificate
All Tatkaal applications will be processed in PSK – Kolkata.
With effect from 01 March 2012, applicants applying under Tatkaal, and those who are in need of passports for Educational, Medical, Visa interview, job purpose etc., and are not able to get appointments for Passport Seva Kendra (PSK), may visit Regional Passport Office (RPO), Kolkata located at 4 Brabourne Road, Kolkata-700001 with required documents and a print-out of the Online Application Receipt (ARN Sheet) for taking an appointment. Applicants will be entertained on first come first serve basis.
Applicants can visit Regional Passport Office, Kolkata, for any enquiry between 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM ONLY on all working days.
Online payment and booking of appointment for Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) has been made mandatory at PSK - Kolkata . The appointments will be released on November 22,2013 for November 25,2013 onwards.