Press Releases Submission of Passport Applications through postal system

Submission of Passport Applications through postal system

As per extant rules, Indian nationals are required to submit filled-in passport application forms (for new/renewal of passports) in person at the Embassy of India in Beijing for further processing. However, the ongoing strict Covid-19 pandemic-related travel restrictions in China continue to pose a challenge to Indian nationals to travel to Beijing to submit their passport applications in person at the Embassy. Considering these difficulties, the Embassy has decided to accept passport applications through postal system w.e.f. 1 June 2022. Accordingly, Indian nationals who wish to avail postal submission of passport applications may follow the steps below:

2. It may be noted that while the postal acceptance of passport applications will be rolled out w.e.f. 1 June 2022, the current system of in person submission of passport applications at the Embassy will also continue in parallel. Indian nationals may accordingly opt for either of the services. Those wanting to visit the Embassy for passport services may please book appointment in advance at this link


May 24, 2022