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
04/01/2015 Milad-Un-Nabi or Id-E-Milad
06/03/2015 Holi
02/04/2015 Mahavir Jayanti
03/04/2015 Good Friday
14/04/2015 Ambedkar Jayanti
04/05/2015 Buddha Purnima
18/07/2015 Eid-Ul-Fitr
25/09/2015 Eid-Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)
21/10/2015 Dussehra (Maha Asthami)
22/10/2015 Dussehra (Vijay Dashmi)
24/10/2015 Muharram
11/11/2015 Diwali (Deepavali)
17/11/2015 Surya Sasthi (Chhatha Puja)
25/11/2015 Gurunanak's Birthday
24/12/2015 Id-e-Milad(Prophet Mohammed Birthday)
25/12/2015 Christmas Day

* 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 Seva Camp Noamundi will be organized by the Regional Passport Office, Ranchi on 18th and 19th April 2015 from 9.30 hours to 16:15 hours at Recreation Club, Near Staff Camp, P.O. Noamundi, District- West singhbhum, Pin- 833217 for the benefit of passport applicants residing in West Singhbhum and all adjacent districts. Appointments will be released on 7th April 2015, 11:00 AM. All applicants who intend to apply for fresh (Normal) and re-issue (Normal) only can apply on the above date. The applicant should pay online, schedule appointment and take printout of ARN sheet after registering in the website www.passportindia.gov.in . Applicants are also requested to carry two coloured photograph with light background. Applicants should visit Passport Seva Camp with ARN, photograph and all requisite documents for submission of application as per the scheduled appointment date and time. Tatkaal, On-Hold files, PCC and Walk-in will not be accepted and processed.