My passport has an error on my birthplace. How can I change it?
To change the place of birth in the passport, you have to apply for a "Re-issue" of passport and get the specified change done in the personal particulars.
You need the following documents to get place of birth updated in Passport.
Old Passport in original with self-attested photocopy of its first two and last two pages, including ECR/Non-ECR page (previously ECNR) and the page of observation (if any), made by Passport Issuing Authority and validity extension page, if any, in respect of short validity passport
Affidavit stating the reason for change in Place of Birth
Proof of Place of Birth
If you are born abroad, then you need to provide the following document as well.
First class judicial magistrate's /Sub-divisional magistrate's (civil court) court order
Attach Document No. 7(Certificate of citizenship by Ministry of Home Affairs)
You need to get your passport re-issued. Documents required for the same can be obtained from the link below.
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