Following selection item lists the all passport categories that one can applied. Select your desired passport type from the list given below, to get the detailed information.
Change of Name Other than above cases
Additional Documents Required
Two Valid Indian Photo ID issued in the desired /applied changed name
In case of NRI applicants and their dependent family members who have been staying abroad on long term permanent or work visa/permit, two public documents issued by the UAE government, mark sheet or certificate from educational institution in UAE, where the student is enrolled may be accepted.
The supporting photo ID or documents for name change should have the date of birth & father name matching as per the existing passport.
Newspaper advertisement in original, of two leading daily newspapers, notifying the change of name. One daily newspaper should be of the area of applicant's permanent address in India and another daily newspaper of the area of applicant's present address in UAE. Please attach full sheets of the newspaper and not cuttings thereof. OR Original Gazette notification of the concerned state government.
Both Newspaper advertisements should complete 7 days of notification period.
Applicant on visit visa are not eligible for this service.
Format of newspaper notification for ADULT is given below:-
I,________________son/daughter of______________, holder of Indian Passport No_____________, issued at________on________, permanent resident of____________(full postal address in India to be given) and presently residing at____ (full postal address in UAE to be given) do hereby change my name from______to____, with immediate effect.
*Format of newspaper notification for MINOR is given below:-
I,________________father of______________, holder of Indian Passport No_____________, issued at________on________, permanent resident of____________(full postal address in India to be given) and presently residing at____ (full postal address in UAE to be given) do hereby change my Son/daughter name from ______to____, with immediate effect.
BLS International offers "Other Services" for the Convenience of applicants at centres.
For Adults (36 pages booklet) -285 AED
For Adults (60 pages jumbo booklet) – 380 AED
For Minors (36 pages booklet) – 190 AED
BLS Service Charge – 9 AED
Indian community welfare fund – 8 AED
Minimum 5 working days irrespective of any PIA (Passport Issuing Authorities) (Subject to clearance)
*No Tatkal Service
Processing time and validity of the passport is under the sole discretion of Consulate General of India, DUBAI