How to apply for an e-Passport in Nepal? A step-by-step complete guide

In this article, we will see how to apply for E-Passport in Nepal, The Department of Passport has established a new online method for applying E-passport in Nepal, this system is very easy to use to make a passport.

What is an e-Passport / Biometric Passport?

An international travel document with identity details such as passport number, name, surname, nationality, and date of birth, as well as an electronic microprocessor chip containing data such as fingerprints, photos, and signatures, is known as an e-passport, electronic passport, or biometric passport. Biometric passports are scanned using specialized equipment.

E-passports, in connection with the created codes, are far more successful than regular passports in combating passport fraud. E-passports, a modern biometric passport that includes all of the information included in regular passports, are intended to reduce the burden at passport checkpoints. The control system driven by labor is aiming to become an autonomous system in the future thanks to e-passports.

*Please keep in mind that the material on this website is only for citizens of the Nepal.

How to apply for e-Passport in Nepal? A step-by-step guide

Here, we will guide you step by step on how to apply for an e-Passport in Nepal online

Step: 1

First, you should have to go through this link Nepal e-Passport

Pre-enrollment for e-Passport

Step: 2

Second, after clicking the Apply for e-Passport, you should have to choose the category or type of Application

Type of Application

Step: 3

You have must-read terms and conditions carefully before applying for-e-Passport

Terms and Conditions of e-Passport f Nepal

Select Ordinary (34 pages) or one of the other alternatives, then click Proceed. and Select ‘ I agree ‘

Step: 4

Fill in the blanks with 4 steps to fulfill the necessary information under the various subheadings. Please keep in mind that candidates in the United States are not obliged to provide their NIN (National ID Number). If you do not have a National ID number, you can skip this form.

Apply for e-Passpport

Step: 6

Separate scanned copies of your Nepali citizenship card should be uploaded (front and back). Upload scanned copies of your MRP passport’s personal data page (Pages 2 and 3) and rear page as well (Page 30 and Page 31). You must also attach a scanned copy of your marriage certificate if your present surname has changed as a result of your marriage. Similarly, if your permanent address differs from the one listed on your citizenship card, you must attach a scanned copy of your migration certificate.

Step: 7

Click ‘Book Your Appointment,’ then choose your location and your desired date and time.

(Please be aware that the Department of Passport will no longer be able to accept your application if you fail to come on your planned day and time. If such is the case, you must make a new appointment.)

Step: 8

  • After that, download the form and submit it.
  • The form should be printed out and keep in mind to save your request number.

What is the cost of making an e-Passport in Nepal?

A French business has been chosen by the government to print electronic passports (electronic machine-readable travel documents), The cost of making urgent or normal e-Passport in Nepal is below in the table.

Location34-page passport66-page passport
District administration offices/Department of Passport (Regular process)Rs 5,000Rs 10,000
Department of Passport (Urgent)Rs 10k to 12kRs 20,000
Price of e-Passport

How much time to take Delivery a new passport?

Nepal Department of the passport have take time 2 months to 6 months to deliver a passport to the people.

In Conclusion

Here, all we know after reading this article is how to apply for e-Passport in Nepal, if your permanent address differs from the one listed on your citizenship card, you must attach a scanned copy of your migration certificate. Nepal Department of the passport have take time 2 months to 6 months to deliver a passport to the people.

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