Passport office Chennai

Passport office Chennai is located at Shastri Bhavan, 26 Haddows Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai 600 006. 11 districts come under the jurisdiction of the regional office Chennai.

Passport office Chennai timings

The Passport office Chennai is open from 10 am till 5:30 pm but the hours of operation are divided and allocated to different services related to issuance of passport.

The chart given below gives information on the timings allocated for different services at Passport office Chennai.

10 am to 12: 30 pm Enquiry of status of the submitted applications
10 am to 1 pm For submitted applications for new passports
10 am to 12: 30 pm Form and application submission for other services apart from issuance of new passport.
2:30 pm to 4:30 pm Delivery of passports submitted for different services like renewal, correction or change of address, name etc.
04.30 p.m. to 05.30 p.m. Delivery of passports as promised by the concerned officers.

Passport office Chennai holidays

The office is open round the year except on the holidays of central government holidays. Passport office Chennai accepts applications submitted online only. Whether it is tatkal passport or the normal passport, in both the cases you need to register your application online and then you are given a date to submit applications and you must submit he application on the given date at the passport office.

Passport office Chennai enquiry numbers

If you have already submitted your application and want to check the status then you can click on If you have any other query then you can write to or call 044-28218844.

If you live far from the Passport office Chennai then you can submit your forms through some of the travel agencies which are authorized to do so. Even if you submit your applications through these travel agencies, you will get your passport at your address.

For tatkal issuance of passport and all the information about the fee etc is available on

From the official website of Passport office Chennai you can get complete information on the status of applications from Coimbatore, Madurai and Trichy as well. This website is the authentic source of information for all the information you may need related to your passport application, renewal and reissuance and for any other matter related to it. is the link to get all the answers that remain unanswered from other sources.

It is advisable to visit these links before filling any application so that you do it correctly.

Content updated in January 2020

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