Passport

Machine Readable Passport (MRP)

The Government of Nepal started issuing Machine Readable Passport (MRP) since 26 December 2010. As per the provision of International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), all handwritten passports must be replaced with Machine Readable Passports (MRP) by 24 November 2015. Individuals holding hand-written passports are not able to travel abroad effective from 24 November 2015 irrespective of the date of expiry mentioned in the handwritten passport.

Requirements for renewing or obtaining passport through Live Enrollment System. 

Applicant must Pre-Enroll and present in person to the Embassy for Live Enrollment.

Renewal

  1. Printout of the Pre-enrollment application.
  2. Actual Citizenship Certificate and it’s copy.
  3. Old Passport and it’s copy.
  4. Revenue Fee $ 150 (Money order or Cashier’s Cheque only).

Lost, Damage of Stolen

  1. Printout of the Pre-enrollment application.
  2. Actual Citizenship Certificate and it’s copy.
  3. Old Passport or it’s copy.
  4. Revenue Fee $ 300 (Money order or Cashier’s Cheque only).

Under 10 Years Age

  1. Printout of the Pre-enrollment application.
  2. Actual Citizenship Certificate and it’s copy.
  3. Original Citizenship Certificate of child’s father and mother and it’s copies.
  4. Marriage certificate of parents and it’s copies.
  5. Actual Nabalak Parichayapatra or Birth Certificate and it’s copies.
  6. Old Passport and it’s copy (For Renewal).
  7. Revenue Fee $ 75 (Money order or Cashier’s Cheque only).

10 to 16 Years Age

  1. Printout of the Pre-enrollment application.
  2. Actual Citizenship Certificate and it’s copy.
  3. Original Citizenship Certificate of child’s father and mother and it’s copies.
  4. Marriage certificate of parents and it’s copies.
  5. Actual Nabalak Parichayapatra or Birth Certificate and it’s copies.
  6. Old Passport and it’s copy (For Renewal).
  7. Revenue Fee $ 150 (Money order or Cashier’s Cheque only).

Before proceeding to Pre- Enrollement, you must first submit your details HERE and continue below for the Pre- Enrollement.

Click HERE for Pre- Enrollment.

 

If you are applying from New York:

Consulate General of Nepal in New York:

216 E 49th Street, 4th Floor

New York, NY-10017

Email:  cgnnewyork@mofa.gov.np

Fax: 917 675 6779

Phone: 917 675 6783

Working hours:  Monday – Friday 9 am to 5 pm

Consular Service: 9:30 am to 1:30 pm