Online Applicaiton Form

Online Passport Registration at Indian Missions/Posts for NRIs Click here to fill online
Need Help  Download Sample Application Form for Indian Passport at INDIAN MISSION/POSTS Click here to download

Passport Application Checklist

Need Help with the Documentation- DOWNLOAD THE CHECKSHEET TO MAKE IT SIMPLE Click here to download

Nationality Verification Form

 Nationality Verification Form / Performa For Verification of Nationality / Personal Particulars Form

Click here to download

 Need Help – Sample Nationality Verification Form

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Affidavit for Minor Application

 Affidavit of Applicant Parents for Passport for Minor Child

Click here to download

Change in Appearance and Signature

Affidavit for Change in Appearance and Signature

Click here to download

Affidavit for Lost, Damaged or passport expired for more than 6 months

 Affidavit for Lost/Damaged and Passport Expired for more than 6 Months

Click here to download

4 Point Affidavit (For Houston Jurisdiction Only)

 4 Point Affidavit (For Houston Jurisdiction Only)

Click here to download

BLS India Visa Application Center provides courier facility to the applicants. On subscribing to this service, you will receive your documents post completion of application at your doorstep. Please enquire about this service when you visit the Visa Application Center. This service can be requested while submitting the application at the Visa Application Center.

In case of payment by Credit Card or Net-Banking, we will refund the payment to your credit card or net-banking account; and in case of payment through Cash , we will send a cheque to your billing address. Usually, refunds are processed within 15 business days.

Before accepting document, kindly ensure that the packaging is not damaged or tampered

Please note that the returned document is subject to verification and checks from our team to ensure the legitimacy of your complaint. In case the returned document is not defective or damaged, then you will be informed about the same and the same document will be reshipped to the shipping address given in the application. In that case, you will have to bear the return shipment and reshipment shipping charges.

Terms & Conditions

In General

BLS International services ("www.blsindia-usa.com") owns and operate this Website. This document governs your relationship with www.blsindia-usa.com ("Website"). Access to and use of this Website and the products and services available through this Website (collectively, the "Services") are subject to the following terms, conditions and notices (the "Terms of Service"). By using the Services, you are agreeing to all of the Terms of Service, as may be updated by us from time to time. You should check this page regularly to take notice of any changes we may have made to the Terms of Service.

Access to this Website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the Services without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason this Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts or all of this Website.

This Website may contain links to other websites (the "Linked Sites"), which are not operated by www.blsindia-usa.com. www.blsindia-usa.comhas no control over the Linked Sites and accepts no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. Your use of the Linked Sites will be subject to the terms of use and service contained within each such site.

Privacy Policy

BLS shall not use your personal information, credit card details or other information gathered during the process of sale and delivery of visa application services for any purpose other than applying for Visa and sending you the necessary information through emails. BLS will not share your data with any third party agencies, unless mandated by law of the land or the courts of law to do so. BLS however retains the right to inform you from time to time of changes to Visa laws and visa application processes as such information is deemed useful. By using this Website, you consent to the processing described therein and warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.


You must not misuse this Website. You will not: commit or encourage a criminal offense; transmit or distribute a virus, trojan, worm, logic bomb or any other material which is malicious, technologically harmful, in breach of confidence or in any way offensive or obscene; hack into any aspect of the Service; corrupt data; cause annoyance to other users; infringe upon the rights of any other person's proprietary rights; send any unsolicited advertising or promotional material, commonly referred to as "spam"; or attempt to affect the performance or functionality of any computer facilities of or accessed through this Website. Breaching this provision would constitute a criminal offense and www.blsindia-usa.com will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and disclose your identity to them.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of this Website or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

Intellectual Property, Software and Content

The intellectual property rights in all software and content (including photographic images) made available to you on or through this Website remains the property of www.blsindia-usa.com or its licensors and are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved by www.blsindia-usa.com and its licensors. You may store, print and display the content supplied solely for your own personal use. You are not permitted to publish, manipulate, distribute or otherwise reproduce, in any format, any of the content or copies of the content supplied to you or which appears on this Website nor may you use any such content in connection with any business or commercial enterprise.

Terms of Sale

By placing an order you are offering to purchase a product on and subject to the following terms and conditions. All orders are subject to availability and confirmation of the order price.

Delivery times may vary according to approvals and processing of applications and subject to any delays resulting from delay in processing or force majeure for which we will not be responsible.

In order to contract with www.blsindia-usa.com you must be over 18 years of age and possess a valid credit or debit card issued by a bank acceptable to us. www.blsindia-usa.com retains the right to refuse any request made by you. If your order is accepted we will inform you by email. This will usually be www.blsindia-usa.com or may in some cases be a third party. Where a contract is made with a third party www.blsindia-usa.com is not acting as either agent or principal and the contract is made between yourself and that third party and will be subject to the terms of sale which they supply you. When placing an order you undertake that all details you provide to us are true and accurate, that you are an authorized user of the credit or debit card used to place your order and that there are sufficient funds to cover the cost of the goods. The cost of foreign products and services may fluctuate. All prices advertised are subject to such changes.

(a) Our Contract

When you place an order, you will receive an acknowledgement e-mail confirming receipt of your order: this email will only be an acknowledgement and will not constitute acceptance of your order. A contract between us will not be formed until we send you confirmation by e-mail that the service which you ordered is being processed and made ready for you. Only those services listed in the confirmation e-mail sent at the time of dispatch will be included in the contract formed.

(b) Pricing and Availability

Whilst we try and ensure that all details, descriptions and prices which appear on this Website are accurate, errors may occur. If we discover an error in the price of any services which you have ordered we will inform you of this as soon as possible and give you the option of reconfirming your order at the correct price or cancelling it. If we are unable to contact you we will treat the order as cancelled. If you cancel and you have already paid for the goods, you will receive a full refund.

Delivery costs will be charged in addition; such additional charges are clearly displayed where applicable and included in the 'Total Cost'.

(c) Payment

Upon receiving your order we carry out a standard authorization check on your payment card to ensure there are sufficient funds to fulfil the transaction. Your card will be debited upon authorization being received. The monies received upon the debiting of your card shall be treated as the service fee against the value of the services you wish to purchase.

(d) Refund

An applicant has the right to cancel the order placed before the application is filed with the Government Authorities. In such cases, full service fee less BLS service charge shall be refunded to the applicant through the same payment method as used for payment. In case the application has been filed, no refund is allowed. Only the primary applicant has right to seek refund.

Disclaimer of Liability

The material displayed on this Website is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. Unless expressly stated to the contrary to the fullest extent permitted by law www.blsindia-usa.com and its suppliers, content providers and advertisers hereby expressly exclude all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity and shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever, including but without limitation to any direct, indirect, special, consequential, punitive or incidental damages, or damages for loss of use, profits, data or other intangibles, damage to goodwill or reputation, or the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services, arising out of or related to the use, inability to use, performance or failures of this Website or the Linked Sites and any materials posted thereon, irrespective of whether such damages were foreseeable or arise in contract, tort, equity, restitution, by statute, at common law or otherwise. This does not affect www.blsindia-usa.com liability for death or personal injury arising from its negligence, fraudulent misrepresentation, misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter or any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

Linking to this Website

You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you. This Website must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of this Website other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

Disclaimer as to ownership of trade marks, images of personalities and third party copyright Except where expressly stated to the contrary all persons (including their names and images), third party trade marks and content, services and/or locations featured on this Website are in no way associated, linked or affiliated with www.blsindia-usa.com and you should not rely on the existence of such a connection or affiliation. Any trade marks/names featured on this Website are owned by the respective trade mark owners. Where a trade mark or brand name is referred to it is used solely to describe or identify the products and services and is in no way an assertion that such products or services are endorsed by or connected to www.blsindia-usa.com


You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless www.blsindia-usa.com its directors, officers, employees, consultants, agents, and affiliates, from any and all third party claims, liability, damages and/or costs (including, but not limited to, legal fees) arising from your use this Website or your breach of the Terms of Service.


www.blsindia-usa.com shall have the right in its absolute discretion at any time and without notice to amend, remove or vary the Services and/or any page of this Website.


If any part of the Terms of Service is unenforceable (including any provision in which we exclude our liability to you) the enforceability of any other part of the Terms of Service will not be affected all other clauses remaining in full force and effect. So far as possible where any clause/sub-clause or part of a clause/sub-clause can be severed to render the remaining part valid, the clause shall be interpreted accordingly. Alternatively, you agree that the clause shall be rectified and interpreted in such a way that closely resembles the original meaning of the clause /sub-clause as is permitted by law.


We operate a complaints handling procedure which we will use to try to resolve disputes when they first arise, please let us know if you have any complaints or comments.


If you breach these conditions and we take no action, we will still be entitled to use our rights and remedies in any other situation where you breach these conditions.

Entire Agreement

The above Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement of the parties and supersede any and all preceding and contemporaneous agreements between you and www.blsindia-usa.com. Any waiver of any provision of the Terms of Service will be effective only if in writing and signed by a Director of www.blsindia-usa.com.

BLS is not liable for any delay in delivery by the courier company. We only guarantees to hand over the consignment to the courier company from the date of the application and payment or as per the delivery time schedule agreed at the time of application confirmation.

Delivery of all applications will be dispatched at the to registered address of the applicant as per the details given in the application.

BLS is in no way responsible for any damage to the document while in transit.

We make every effort to dispatch documents on time. If we are unable to dispatch the documents within our normal time frame; we will inform you about the same well in advance.

Security Policy

We state that the details where in the customer is entering his/her details of the credit card is a secured website and further state that the CC card details as entered by the customer is transmitted over an SSL based medium and at no point are we storing the customer's credit/debit card details on the site.

Privacy Policy

Limiting Use, Disclosure and Retention

Personal Information may only be used or disclosed for the purpose for which it was collected unless you have otherwise consented, or when it is permitted by law. Personal Information will only be retained for the period of time required to fulfill the purpose for which we collected it or as may be required by law.

Safeguarding Customer Information

Personal Information will be protected by security safeguards that are appropriate to the Sensitivity level of the information. We take all reasonable precautions to protect your Personal Information from any loss or unauthorized use, access or disclosure.

We also categorically state that CC details are not stored in the company database or server, and will be process through SSL environment.

We Accept Online prices, selection, descriptions, specifications and images generally match our website, but may vary and are subject to change without notice. Not all accessories pictured are included. Manufacturer rebates, terms, conditions and expiration dates are subject to manufacturers forms. Not responsible for typographical errors."


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Dear Applicant / Information Seeker,

The following additional documents are mandatory for only Postal Applications (for complete requirement of documents please refer to the website)

1. Please print & attach the shipping label, outside the envelop which is receive as an attachment in email after completing the order form.
After filling up the order form, Please print and include the copy of the order form which is received in email along with the supporting documents in the envelop.
3. Valid email address and phone number, preferably mobile number listed on the Order Form.
4. Valid Return shipping label for sending the documents back.

The following additional documents are mandatory for only Walk In Applicants (for complete requirement of documents please refer to the website)

1. Printout of the complete filled BLS Services Order Form to be carried
2. Valid email address and phone number, preferably mobile number listed on the Order Form
3. Walk in applications with appointment only. Please note that only Emergency Visa Applications may be entertained without an appointment.

Important Notice: Phasing out of all non-Machine Readable Passports from 24th November 2015.

As per the advisory, from 25th November 2015 onwards foreign Governments may deny Visa or entry to any person travelling on a non-Machine Readable Passport.

Public advisory Click here

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Customers/Applicants are strongly advised not to pay more than the prescribed fee for the availed services as mentioned in the website.

Important Notice: Phasing out of all non-Machine Readable Passports from 24th November 2015.

Assisting individuals, groups and professionals for Passport Services

  • Tatkal Applications

    As per instructions from Embassy Of India, Washington DC, Tatkal applications by post can not be accepted at any BLS Application Center. Any postal applications requesting Tatkal service will be sent back using prepaid supplied with application. Applicants must submit their Tatkal application in person only. Submission time for Tatkal applications are from 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM.

    Click here for further details on Tatkal services.

    Sorting Order

    Dear Applicant

    We request you to kindly arrange the documents as per the order provided below.

    Important notes:

    • Do not staple or clip the documents
    • Paste all Photographs wherever applicable

    1.Online Application Form.
    2.BLS Order Form.
    3.National Verification Form as per your category.
    4.Passport copies First Five and last two pages
    5.Visa copies notarized
    6.Notarized Address proof as per your jurisdiction
    7.Notarized Marriage Certificate and First and last page of Passport if applicable
    8.Notarized Affidavit -Change of Appearance, Lost, Damaged, and passport expired for more than 6 Months, Deed poll Affidavit,  if applicable
    9.Copy of shipping label.This is only for postal application
    10. Any other additional document as per your Category 

    This is not complete list as this would help concerned staff to process application on timely basis. You can visit Passport Online Application for detail information.

    Click to download the checklist


    Applicants who have already applied by mail before August 31, 2013, OR have booked an appointment before August 31, 2013 (irrespective of the actual appointment date) are not required to fill the order form and BLS will process their applications.

    For further details, Click Here

  • Instructions for Applicants sending Applications through Post

    1. Please allow 7 – 10 days for processing of your application and the status to be visible on the website once the application is received at the BLS office

    2. Please do not include personal checks. The payment has to be through Money Order only

    3. In case any documents are found missing / insufficient, your application shall be retained for a period of 10 working days during which attempts to contact you will be made. If however we are unable to contact you during the 10 days period, your application shall be returned duly with the fee paid less BLS service charge and return shipping fee, if any.

  • Updates and Notices

    Important Notice:

    Phasing out of all non-Machine Readable Passports from 24th November 2015.

    As per the advisory, from 25th November 2015 onwards foreign Governments may deny Visa or entry to any person travelling on a non-Machine Readable Passport.

    Public advisory Click here

    Important Notice

    Consulate General of India

    Dated 02 January 2015

    In view of the fact that this Consulate is getting Passports printed using the Centralised Indian Passport Printing System (CIPPS) in India, this is to notify all the applicants that the normal processing time for a fresh issue/re-issue of passport under tatkal and emergency services would be a minimum of 7 working days from the date of receipt of application at the Consulate. Applicants are hereby advised to keep this timeline in view and apply well in advance.

    2. Applicants have the option of seeking a one way 'Emergency Certificate' (EC) travel document in case of distress/crisis. For EC, please visit the link:


    Important Notice

    For all passport applicants, if you have answered "YES" to para 21 (i) of the online passport applicant print-out, you are required to complete an undertaking and submit notarized copy of the same along with other documents required for passport application.

    Click here to download the undertaking...

    Issued by the Ministry of External Affairs of India regarding Machine Readable Passports

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    To schedule an appointment, please fill the order form

    BLS Order Form... Click here to know more


    Reprint Order Form / Shipping Label Click here


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Indian Passport Application Center

  • Note : Applicant residing in following region should apply at Washington DC Application Center

    Bermuda, Delaware, District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia

    BLS India Passport, USA
    800 K Street NW
    Suite MR-12
    Washington, D.C. 20001

    Center Timing: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST
    Submission timings : 9:00 AM -2:00 PM EST
    Pickup Hours: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM EST Monday-Friday
    Phone Hours: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM EST Monday-Friday
  • Note : Applicant residing in following region should apply at New York, NY Application Center

    Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont.

    BLS India Passport USA
    28 West 30TH Street
    Suite 202
    New York, NY 10001

    CENTER TIMING : 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM EST Monday - Friday

    Appointment hours for dropping off applications are between 9:00 AM & 2:00 PM

    * We accept applicants by appointment only except in cases of  documented emergency.  
    Appointments can be made after completing  your order form on our website.

    LUNCH TIME: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

    PICKUP HOURS: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST Monday-Friday

    PHONE HOURS: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM EST Monday-Friday
  • Note : Applicant residing in following region should apply at San Francisco, CA Application Center

    Alaska, Arizona, California, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.

    BLS India Passport, USA
    4837 Geary Blvd
    San Francisco, CA 94118

    SUBMISSION TIMING : 9:00 AM - 200 PM PST Monday - Friday
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PST
    PICKUP HOURS: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM PST Monday-Friday

    Appointment hours for dropping/verification of applications are between 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

    * We accept applicants by appointment only except in cases of documented emergency.
    Appointments can be made after completing your order form on our website
  • Note : Applicant residing in following region should apply at Chicago, IL Application Center

    Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin

    BLS India Passport USA
    29 East Madison St
    Suite 1203
    Chicago, IL 60602

    Center Timing: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM CST
    Lunch Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CST
    Passport pickup: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM CST Monday-Friday
  • Note : Applicant residing in following region should apply at Houston, TX Application Center

    Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Colorado and Nebraska

    BLS India Passport, USA
    9800 Northwest Fwy,
    Suite 602
    Houston, TX 77092

    Submission Timing: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM CST
    Lunch Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CST
    Passport pickup: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM CST Monday-Friday
  • Note : Applicant residing in following region should apply at Atlanta, GA Application Center

    Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virgin Islands

    BLS India Passport, USA
    5881 Glenridge Dr
    Ste 180 1st floor
    Atlanta GA - 30328

    Submission Timing: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM EST
    Lunch Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST
    Passport pickup: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST Monday-Friday

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