Passport Applications are available Online only from March 1
The Indian Passport Services Delivery will be made entirely through the Passport Seva Program online. Passport services are fully online from March 2019. The existing system of submitting the passport application form will end on February 28, 2019.
The new portal, http://portal5.passportindia.gov.in/Online/index.html is available for Indian citizens of Saudi Arabia now for receiving passport services.
The procedure to complete the passport services is as follows:
Register the website at http://portal5.passportindia.gov.in/Online/index.html and create a USER ID. Login with newly created USER ID and fill out the application form online. After submitting the form online please print out the application. Click on the print out of the application. Do not make a signature. The signature must be in the presence of the Officer in the Passport Service Center (VFS).
The print out of the application filed with photograph, the required documents and the prescribed fee should be submitted to the nearest VFS center. For detailed information, please visit the Embassy’s website: //indianembassy.org.sa/consular/passport, VFS website: //www.vfsglobal.com/India/Saudiarabia.