Change of Address New Passport Booklet


Documents Required


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Change of Address New Passport Booklet

  • Application in EAP I form.
  • Personal Particulars Form in triplicate (3nos) with photo pasted on each on them.
  • 6 recent clear photos 51mm*51mm(not older than three months, no uniform) with white background and DARK DRESS with frontal view. Ears, eyes open, forehead to chin to be completely visible, no shadows on the face and neck, no reflections on the glasses.
  • Personal appearance of applicant is compulsory to establish physical identity.
  • Signature should be in DARK BLACK INK and should not touch the lines of the box.
  • Current Passport in original with clear photocopy (of first, last, address page (if separate page), any other endorsement pages, Valid UAE visa page) and additional booklets Original, if any.

Proof of Address (Any One) : For all Adults

  • Recent & OriginalElectricity/Telephone/Gas Bills (in English) not older than three months.
  • Election Commission Card/Aadhar Card to be produced in ORIGINAL at the time of submitting the application.
  • Original Nativity Certificate attested by the concerned state home department / online nativity certificate which can be verified online.
  • Original Income Tax Assessment Order.
  • Latest One Year Savings Bank statement with authorized signature and original seal of the Bank from the home branch in India which is under applicant name. Dubai Representable stamps are not acceptable.
  • List of Scheduled private Indian Bank, Regional Rural Bank & Public sector Bank mentioned in the banks list are acceptable.
  • Bank Pass book of running bank account in Original with photocopy of 1st and latest transaction details page to be produced at the time of submission.
  • Applicant can put Dubai address in passport by attaching registered rent agreement/title deed and they should have stayed for more than one year at the same address.
  • Address can be changed according to spouse passport only if spouse name is endorsed in each other's passport.
  • Minor applicants can change address only as per their parent's passport copy.
  • Photo ID card copy (Driving License, Emirates Id Card, Health Card, Labour Card, Election Commission card School Identity card in case of Minors...etc.)
  • Indian Female citizen married to GCC nationals and holding Short Validity Passport (SVP), pre-approval is required. Applicant is required to visit personally to the consulate for pre-approval.
  • In case of female applicant if the visa status is showing as HOUSEWIFE and name of sponsor is not matching with husband name in the passport,then NOC & passport copy of the sponsor is required.
  • Any Changes/Corrections to be amended in the passport should be accompanied with documentary evidence, request letter with proper explanation and prior approval required from Consulate General of India, Dubai along with instruction note from BLS.
  • Applicants holding passports in which Place of Issue, Place of Birth or Permanent Address is from J & K or Srinagar, Personal Particulars form in Triplicate with photo pasted on each of them is required along with application. Processing time will be Minimum 5 Working Days and no TATKAL Service.

Note : Abu Dhabi/Al-Ain visa holders applying at centre in Dubai/Northern Emirates should provide the address proof in their name for the residency in Dubai/Northern Emirates i.e. Tenancy Contract/Electricity Bill. For Dependants photo testified letter from the sponsor with the details of the accommodation mentioned and tenancy contract in the sponsor's name along with passport copy of the sponsor is required. If residing in company's accommodation then photo testified letter from the company (in English) on company letter head stating that their Visa is from Abu Dhabi but currently working and residing in Dubai/Northern Emirates.
Note: (All photo testified letters should have applicants photograph pasted on it and sponsor's signature /company seal should be across applicants photograph)

  • BLS International offers "Other Services" for the Convenience of applicants at centers.
  • For Adults (36 pages booklet ) -285/-
  • For Adults (60 pages jumbo booklet) - 380/-
  • For Minors - 190/-
  • For Tatkal Service -855/- (36 Pages)
  • For Tatkal Service -950/- (60 Pages)
  • BLS Service Charge - 9/-
  • Indian community welfare fund - 8/-
  • Minimum 5 working days if passport issued at Dubai.
  • Passport issued by other PIAs (Passport Issuing Authorities) – Minimum 5 Working Days.
  • Passport under Tatkal scheme – in Minimum 2 working days (Depending upon the clearance from the consulate).


Processing time and validity of the passport is under the sole discretion of Consulate General of India, DUBAI