• My appearance has changed. What is the process to update the photograph in the passport?
    It is very important that you apply for your Passport on the CKGS website ONLY at https://passport.in.ckgs.us/ and follow the process as defined.
    • To change the photograph in your passport, you have to apply for "Re-issue" of passport.
    • To view sample photos and read photo guidelines, please click here.
    • Please note that Change of Appearance and Signature affidavit is mandatory for all applications except new born child.

    A. Selection of Passport Service
    To apply for a "Re-issue of Passport", under ‘Choose your passport service’ please select the passport service as applicable to you:

    Full Passport Application Process
    To understand the full process, please follow the below steps in sequential order:

    Step 1
    Passport Application Guide
    Step 2
    Passport Application – Get Started