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Passport Date of Birth Change

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Service type:

New

Applicaion Mode:

Normal

Age category:

Adult (18+)

No. of pages:

36 Pages

Validity:

10 years

Visit required:

Yes

Processing time:

1-2 months

Passport Fees:

₹1,500

If date of birth in your passport is incorrect, then you need to change your date of birth immediately. Before applying for a date of birth change in passport, you need to know everything about the documents required for birth change, court order for change of date of birth in passport, passport date of birth change fees, and the procedure to change date of birth in passport in step by step format.

Passport Date of Birth Change

The processing of changing date of birth on the passport is very easy, all you have to do is follow some basic steps. 

  • Fill up the form under the “Reissue” section on the passport seva website.
  • Pay the processing fees.
  • Book an appointment at passport Seva Kendra.
  • Visit Passport Seva Kendra for Document verification.
  • Police verification.
  • Get your passport delivered to your current address.

Documents required for Passport Date of Birth Change (Adult)

Passport date of birth change procedure in Tatkal application mode is unavailable. The process of applying for a Passport Date of Birth Change is very simple.  The following are the documents required for adult passport :

  1. Current address proof
  2. Date of birth proof
  3. Supporting document for ECNR category passport

Address Proof for Adult Passport DOB Change:

Below is the list of documents acceptable for current address proof in the process of Passport Date of Birth Change: 

  • Water Bill
  • Telephone Bill
  • Electricity Bill
  • Income Tax Assessment Order
  • Voter ID card
  • Gas Connection Proof
  • Certificate from the employer authority
  • Spouse Passport Copy
  • Aadhaar Card
  • Rental Agreement
  • Active Bank Account photocopy

Required Documents for Adult Passport DOB Change:

Below is the list of documents acceptable for date of birth proof in the process of Passport Date of Birth Change: 

  • Birth Certificate provided by Municipal parties or relevant government authority body
  • School leaving certificate
  • Insurance bond by LIC/Insurance provider mentioning DOB
  • Voter ID
  • PAN Card
  • Driving Licence
  • Declaration by orphan authority/Child care authority

Documents required to Passport Date of Birth Change (Minor)

Passport date of birth change procedure for minors in Tatkal application mode is unavailable. There are mainly 3 basic documents required for Passport Date of Birth change a minor category:

  1. Old original passport
  2. A declaration letter by parents/guardians for the issue of a passport to a minor as per Annexure D.
  3. Proof of date of birth

DOB Proof for Minor Passport Date Change

Here is the list of date of birth proof for Minor passport date change:

  • Birth Certificate provided by Municipal parties or relevant government authority body
  • School leaving certificate
  • Insurance bond by LIC/Insurance provider mentioning DOB
  • Voter ID
  • PAN Card
  • Driving Licence
  • Declaration by orphan authority/Child care authority

Passport date of birth change fees

Here are the different fees for different passport name corrections online:

  1. Adult in Normal mode of 36 pages = 1500 Rs
  2. Adult in Normal mode of 60 pages = 2,000 Rs
  3. Less than 15 years in Normal mode = 1000 Rs
  4. (15-18) years of age for 5 years in normal mode = 1000 Rs

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Passport Date of Birth Change Procedure:

  1. Fill up the passport application: The applicant has to fill up the form on the passport seva website under the reissue section followed by “change date of birth”.
  2. Fee payment: Pay the application fees as per your age category and several pages. Normally the fee for an adult of 36 pages is 1500 Rs.
  3. Book an appointment: After fees payment book an appointment at your nearest passport seva Kendra.
  4. Visit passport seva Kendra: Get your application receipt for document verification and submission of biometrics.
  5. Police Verification: There will be a police verification.
  6. Passport issuance: Once police verification is done, the passport will be issued.
  7. Delivery of passport: The passport gets delivered by post at the current address.

Q1: Do I always need a court order to change the date of birth on my passport?

A1: No, a court order is not always required to change the date of birth on the passport.

Q2: Where can I find more information about changing my date of birth in my passport?

A2: You can find more information on the official website of passport Seva.

Q3: How long does it take to get a passport after changing the date of birth?

A3: If the police verification is clear, then it takes 3-4 business days. If the police verification is not clear then it may take up to 30 days.

10 Comments

  1. Siva

    Sir is it possible to change date of birth after 5 years I have submitted birth certificate and address Proof and educational Details also but passport legal team we are not doing DOB change after 5 years any other way to get it change FOB

  2. Jayasathiyan T K

    Is it mandatory that I have to produce all the three types of proof of birth or any one of the three. mentioned above.

  3. Jayasathiyan T K

    sir, my birth certificate date and my educational certificate date have two days different. How can I change in my passport which is having my original date of birth.

    • Ismail pocker

      Is this change really possible! I have a similar issue. Kindly advice.

      • itzeazy

        Changing DOB in passport is difficult. Proper justification required.

  4. Ismail

    Sir the date of birth in my passport is wrong can i change it with my school certificate please reply

    • itzeazy

      Changing DOB in passport is difficult. Proper justification required.

    • Ramesh Agarwal

      In my passport DOB i.e. only year is wrong. My passport validity is expired and it will be my second renewal. What is the process to get my DOB to get it correct. Pls guide me.

      • itzeazy

        Changing DOB in passport is not allowed in normal circumstances.

  5. shahnaz

    is a dob change possible after 5 years in adult case

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