About Us Passport- Lost/ Stolen/ Damaged

High Commission of India, London


Re-issue of Passports in lieu of lost/ stolen /damaged passort

[Normal: 36 pages & Jumbo: 60 pages)


As per instructions in general guidelines, printout of duly filled online application form available at https://embassy.passportindia.gov.in/, should be submitted at VFS Centre. All particulars in the application should tally with those in the current passport. If there is a change in personal particulars, the requisite supporting document must accompany the application.

Documents required:

  1. Duly completed and printed application form (https://embassy.passportindia.gov.in)
  2. Two white background colour photographs with size 2” x 2” (51mm x 51mm) (Please refer to the photo specification mentioned in general guidelines),
  3. Self-attested copies of first (personal particulars), last (address) pages and any other endorsement pages and visa page of the passport and additional booklets, if any
  4. Self-attested copy of UK Entry visa,
  5. Self-attested copy of Biometric Resident Card (BRP) Card or Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR)
  6. Self-attested copies of passports, UK entry visa and Biometric Resident Card (BRP) Cards of both the parents (in case of minor applicant)
  7. Annexure D to be filled by parents [Download] (in case of minor applicant)
  8. Annexure C in case of single parent [Download]. If child’s custody order is not available, Annexure C must be notarized. In case of single parent, the application will not be accepted under ‘Tatkaal’ scheme. (in case of minor applicant)
  9. Annexure E [Download]
  10. Police Report – online police report in respect of lost passport (met.police.uk/report/lost-or-found-property
  11. Annexure- F [Download]
  12. Letter addressed to Passport Officer, explaining the circumstances under which the passport was lost/ stolen/ damaged
  13. Damaged passport, if applicable
  14. Fee: Please refer to Fee- Structure