Cancel or Reschedule Passport Appointment


Only just two times in a year an applicant can cancel (or) reschedule the appointment from the 1st date of appointment. System won’t allow booking of internet appointment for the ARN once two reschedule choices are exercised or first appointment was scheduled over one year ago.


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Require is a printout of Application Reference Number (ARN) and visit the PSK at the specified appointment Date / Time along with a copy of the printed ARN;

Step – 1: with required original files and their Xerox copies visit the  PSK. Photograph is not required. The listing of requisite documents can be obtained at the site.


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Step – 2: The candidates can re-visit to the same Passport Seva Kendra up to 3 working days from the appointment date when due to required collection of files is not available then “Refused Token” certificate will be given to the and according to the time cited in the appointment slip. On-line appointment is not mandatory for these applicants.

Step – 3: Some classes are permitted as Walk-in applicants and obtaining online appointment isn’t mandatory.

Step – 4: Just in case you are unable to secure appointment or do not fall under Walk-in category; you may visit concerned Passport Office for entry of manual Passport Application Form. If allowed by the concerned RPO.

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Alternatively RPO may consider giving staggered appointment keeping in view the load / capacity in the various PSK under their jurisdiction. Tatkaal along with other urgency software will be given preference in allotting appointments through this route. Such applicants must fill-up the program online, create “Application Reference Number” and visit RPO along with printed copy of “ARN Sheet”.

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