What to do if Your passport is about to expire in UAE/Dubai?. If 6 month or less than time left with you in expiring your passport you can get the renewal at the Dubai/UAE in most easy ways. You can renew the passport by reaching the authorized centers of BLS (BLS International Passport Services-UAE).
Indian Passport Renewal Process in Dubai
It is always considered that renewal process is tough in Dubai/UAE. But it is not, At UAE the passport renewal process is very easy and you can do it in most easy without any issue if you have proper documents.
They required Proper documents for the renewal process of Indian Password. You can check here what are the documents needed.
- Application form EAP – I (External).
- Personal Particulars Form in triplicate.
- Original Passport.
- Indian Passport copy of the passport pages.
- Identity Proof.
- 6 (Six) Photos.
These are the documents required while applying the renewal process. If you have any issue in arranging the required documents then visit the official website of BLS. you will get the information on required basis. Let’s see every required document for details.
Application form EAP – I (External).
You required an application form to renew the Indian password. These forms you can easily get from the official webiste of Indian Embassy of India’s website or can be downloaded at BLS website http://blsindiavisa-uae.com/.
These forms must be filled completely. This form also contains Personal Particulars Form in triplicate. You have to fill these both forms correctly. If any issue in filling these form you can hire someone to fill it which you get at the BLS office easily at very low price. All particulars in the application should tally with those in the present passport.
Indian Passport copy of the passport pages (first, last, address page if separate page, any other endorsement pages and visa page with additional booklets if any)
You need to submit one I-D Proof. It can be a labor card or any other UAE Identity card. For minor – Parent passport also needed.
6 (Six) Photos.
You required submitting 6 latest (not older than three months, no uniform) photos. Three photos will go with the EAP-I form attachment, One each photo with the Personal Particulars Form. Photo must be taken in color, against a white background and should be of the size 35 mm X 45 mm. It should have a frontal view, with both ears and chin to forehead being visible. The applicant’s eyes should be open. There should not be any distracting shadows on the face or in the background. The expression on the face should look natural. Head coverings are also not allowed except for religious purposes.
Procedure for Renewal of Indian Passport.
You need to submit all forms with necessary documents to the BLS office. BLS officer will give you one receipt with a web address and a Tracking number. You can use this number for follow up on your passport. All the documents will send to relevant office. Once Passport will be renewed then it will send you through the courier.
Black Ink signature It is mandatory that the forms are all signed by Black Ink. The signature of the applicant should exactly fit in the prescribed column (4.5 x 1.5 cm). Those who cannot affix their signatures like infants, minors or illiterate should put their thumb impression in the place of a signature.
Passport Renewal Cost
For Adults (36 pages booklet ) -285/- For Adults (60 pages jumbo booklet) – 380/- For minors – 190/- For Tatkal Service -855/- For Tatkal Service -950/- (60 Pages) BLS Service Charge – 9/- Indian community welfare fund – 6/- (All price mention in AED)
At Dubai – 15 working day.
Passport issued by other PIAs (Passport Issuing Authorities) – 40 working days.
Passport under Tatkal scheme – in 5 working days(Depending upon the clearance from the consulate).
BLS authority Details
Website : http://blsindiavisa-uae.com/
BLS International Abu Dhabi Address
Indian Embassy Plot No. 10
Sector W-59/02 Diplomatic Area
Off the Airport Road
P.O. Box 4090 Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
BLS International Abu Dhabi Contact
BLS International Timings
Timings 08.00 AM to 08.00 PM – Saturday to Thursday.
Tokens will be issued 8:00 am – 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm – 6:30 pm
This information which I have shared here based on the Official website. It can be changed so for details keep visiting the Official website. If You have faced any issue in renewing the Indian Passport then please share with us so that it can avoid with others.
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