Passport Ecnr :

As per Emigration Act (ECNR), 1983 Passport office in India,  Emigration Check Required (ECR) passport holder Passport office in India, need emigration clearance from Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs for applying visa to following 18 countries. 

Following countries are Afghanistan, Malaysia, The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), Libya, Jordan, Yemen, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar, Oman, Syria, Lebanon, Thailand, Indonesia, Bahrain, Kuwait, Sudan, Iraq.

However, the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs has permitted ECR passport holders in Bangalore, the only purpose of traveling in abroad with a valid passport, valid visa and return ticket at the immigration counters at any airports in India on 1st October 2007.

 

Also, the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs has needed ECR passport holders the Passport Office in Bangalore, the only purpose of work abroad in the above countries to endorsement in the passport office in India.

 

Passport Ecnr

Passport Ecnr

 

How can I convert my ECR to non-ECR passport?

Documents Required ECNR to Non-ECNR Passport Office in  India

 

Passport Holders of Diplomatic/Official Passports Documents Required
For Government Employee, their spouse and all children
 
1.   For Government Employee
i.             Identity Certificate – Annexure A
ii.           No objection Certificate – Annexure G
iii.         Prior Intimation Letter – Annexure H 
2.    For Spouses of Government Employee
i.             Identity Certificate – Annexure A
ii.           Marriage certificate
3.   For Dependent Child
i.             Identity Certificate – Annexure A
ii.           Birth Certificate
iii.         School leaving certificate 
 
Passport Holder educational qualifications of Madhyamik Pass and above
 
Madhyamik or Higher Educational Pass Certificate
All Passport Application persons above the age of 50 years
 
i)             Birth Certificate
ii)           School leaving certificate
 
All Minor children up to the age of 18 years
 
                                 Birth Certificate
 
Income-Tax payers in their individual capacity, their spouses and all dependent children up to age 18 years
 
1.      i) Proof of Last year Income Tax Assessment Order and Original Tax Payment Receipt.
2.       ii) Income Tax return statement for last one year that is stamped by the income tax department and a copy of the PAN card
3.       i) Proof of payment of advance tax
4.      ii) Applicants Nill Income Tax Return is not eligible for non-ECR.
5.      For spouses – Marriage certificate
6.      For all dependent children –  Birth Certificate or School Certificate
 
Central/State Governments of India
 
 
Pass Certificate issued by the Institute
Nurses Profession qualified by under the Indian Nursing Council Act. 1947
 
Nursing  Certificate
All professional Degree holders, their spouses and dependent children like MBBS,  Ayurved Homeopathy, Journalists, Engineers, Chartered Accountants, Cost Accountants, Lecturers, Teachers, Scientists, Advocates, etc. 1.      i) Professional Certificate.
2.      For spouses – Marriage certificate
3.      For all dependent children –  Birth Certificate or School Certificate
 

All Passport Application  persons who have been staying abroad for more than three years

 

1.      i) Passport copy – First two and Last page
2.      For spouses – Marriage certificate
3.      For all dependent children –  Birth Certificate or School Certificate
 
Persons holding Permanent  Visa of UK, USA, and Australia.
 
1.      Copy of Visas
2.      Permanent Resident Card
 

 

passport ecnr

passport ecnr

 

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As per Emigration Act (ECNR), 1983 Passport office in India,  Emigration Check Required (ECR) passport holder Passport office in India, need emigration clearance from Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs for applying visa to following 18 countries. 

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