Introduction Office Address Jurisdiction List of Officers List of Holidays News and Announcements

Passport Office, Ranchi started functioning from July,2002. It caters to 24(Twenty Four) districts viz Ranchi, Bokaro, East Singhbhum(Jamshedpur), West Singhbhum(Chaibasa), Hazaribagh, Dhanbad, Dumka, Deoghar, Pakur, Godda, Garhwa, Latehar, Chatra, Lohardaga, Jamtara, Saraikela-Kharsawan, Gumla, Palamu, Giridih, Simdega, Koderma, Sahibganj, Khunti and Ramgarh. The office is located at 3rd floor, The Galaxia Mall,Near Piska More, Uphar Cinema campus,Ratu Road, Ranchi, Jharkhand-834005.

Office Address
Passport Office Contact Details

3rd floor, The Galaxia Mall,

Near Piska More, Uphar Cinema campus,

Ratu Road, Ranchi,


Voice: 0651-2282122, 2282080

Fax: 0651-2282030

E-mail: rpo.ranchi@mea.gov.in


Bokaro, Chatra, Deoghar, Dhanbad, Dumka, East Singhbhum, Garhwa, Giridih, Godda, Gumla, Hazaribag, Jamtara, Khunti, Koderma, Latehar, Lohardaga, Pakur, Palamu, Ramgarh, Ranchi, Sahibganj, Seraikela Kharsawa, Simdega, West Singhbhum.

List Of Officers
Name Designation
Shri Sanatan Regional Passport Officer
List of Holidays *
Date Holiday
14/01/2014 Milad-Un-Nabi (Eid-E-Milad)
17/03/2014 Holi
08/04/2014 Ram Navmi
13/04/2014 Mahavir Jayanti
14/04/2014 Ambedkar Jayanti
18/04/2014 Good Friday
14/05/2014 Buddha Purnima
29/07/2014 Eid-Ul-Fitr
03/10/2014 Dussehra
06/10/2014 Eid-Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)
23/10/2014 Diwali (Deepavali)
29/10/2014 Pratihar Sashthi (Chhat Puja)
04/11/2014 Muharram
06/11/2014 Gurunanak's Birthday
25/12/2014 Christmas

* Note: In addition, Passport Office will be closed on National Holidays i.e. Republic Day (26th January), Independence Day (15th August) and Gandhi Jayanti (2nd October).

News and Announcements


The current opening time of appointments is 11:00 AM.

Online Payment has been made mandatory for booking appointments at Passport Seva Kendra(s) under this Passport Office. Click here for details.

  1. Applicants can visit the Regional Passport Office, Ranchi for any enquiry between 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM ONLY on all working days.
  2. Passport Mela is being organised at PSK Ranchi on September 20,2014 (Saturday) . In this connection, appointments will be released on September 15,2014 (Monday) . Applicants seeking appointment for September 20,2014 (date of the Passport Mela) may log into the system for online booking of appointment from 11.00 AM of September 15,2014 (Monday) till 400 appointment slots are exhausted . This is subject to availability of appointments. Further, No Tatkal, On-Hold, and Walk-in applications will be processed in the Mela.