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H.E. Luo Zhaohui
Chinese Ambassador to India
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Instructions for Passport Replacement
<P style="TEXT-ALIGN: center; BACKGROUND: white; mso-line-height-alt: 15.75pt; mso-pagination: widow-orphan" align=center><B><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 16pt" lang=EN-US>Instructions for Passport Replacement<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p></SPAN></B></P>
<P style="TEXT-ALIGN: center; BACKGROUND: white; mso-line-height-alt: 15.75pt; mso-pagination: widow-orphan" align=center><B><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 16pt" lang=EN-US>(Updated January 1<SUP>st</SUP> ,2019)</SPAN></B><B><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 16pt" lang=EN-US><o:p></o:p></SPAN></B></P>
<P style="TEXT-JUSTIFY: inter-ideograph; TEXT-ALIGN: justify; LINE-HEIGHT: 15.75pt; BACKGROUND: white; mso-pagination: widow-orphan"><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US>According to the new Passport Law of the People's Republic of China and the latest regulations concerned, a Chinese passport can be replaced by a new one within one year upon expiry or no pages for visa. To get your passport replaced, you need to submit the following documents:</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US><o:p></o:p></SPAN></P>
<P style="TEXT-JUSTIFY: inter-ideograph; TEXT-ALIGN: justify; LINE-HEIGHT: 15.75pt; BACKGROUND: white; mso-pagination: widow-orphan"><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US>1. An application form filled out in Chinese. If it is difficult for you to fill out the form in Chinese, you may choose an English form, but your name has to be written in Chinese characters</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 宋体; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt; mso-ascii-font-family: Arial; mso-hansi-font-family: Arial; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial">;</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US><o:p></o:p></SPAN></P>
<P style="TEXT-JUSTIFY: inter-ideograph; TEXT-ALIGN: justify; LINE-HEIGHT: 15.75pt; BACKGROUND: white; mso-pagination: widow-orphan"><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US>2. Either one of the documents is required:Residential Permit; Stay Visa; Medical Card; Social Security Card; Bank Statement; Lease Agreement; Land-line/Water/Electricity/Gas Bill etc.</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 宋体; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt; mso-ascii-font-family: Arial; mso-hansi-font-family: Arial; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial">;</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US><o:p></o:p></SPAN></P>
<P style="TEXT-JUSTIFY: inter-ideograph; TEXT-ALIGN: justify; LINE-HEIGHT: 15.75pt; BACKGROUND: white; mso-pagination: widow-orphan"><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US>3. Three recent color passport-size photos within 6 months taken with white or light blue background. The size of the photos should be 48mm X 33mm, the length of the head should be 28mm X 33mm, the width of the head should be 21mm X 24mm</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 宋体; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt; mso-ascii-font-family: Arial; mso-hansi-font-family: Arial; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial">;</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US><o:p></o:p></SPAN></P>
<P style="TEXT-JUSTIFY: inter-ideograph; TEXT-ALIGN: justify; LINE-HEIGHT: 15.75pt; BACKGROUND: white; mso-pagination: widow-orphan"><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US>4. Your old passport (it will be cancelled and returned to you together with the newly issued passport)</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 宋体; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt; mso-ascii-font-family: Arial; mso-hansi-font-family: Arial; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial">;</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US><o:p></o:p></SPAN></P>
<P style="TEXT-JUSTIFY: inter-ideograph; TEXT-ALIGN: justify; LINE-HEIGHT: 15.75pt; BACKGROUND: white; mso-pagination: widow-orphan"><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US>5.</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 宋体; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt; mso-ascii-font-family: Arial; mso-hansi-font-family: Arial; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial">"</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US>Statement of Nationality</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 宋体; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt; mso-ascii-font-family: Arial; mso-hansi-font-family: Arial; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial">"(</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US>standard form for signature</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 宋体; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt; mso-ascii-font-family: Arial; mso-hansi-font-family: Arial; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial">);</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US><o:p></o:p></SPAN></P>
<P style="TEXT-JUSTIFY: inter-ideograph; TEXT-ALIGN: justify; LINE-HEIGHT: 15.75pt; BACKGROUND: white; mso-pagination: widow-orphan"><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; BACKGROUND: white; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US>You shall come to the Chinese Embassy when all the above-mentioned documents are ready. The new passport will be issued normally within 15 working days upon receiving these documents. The fee for passport replacement is Rs. 1600 per passport. The fee must be paid by Demand Draft.</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Arial','sans-serif'; COLOR: #333333; FONT-SIZE: 10.5pt" lang=EN-US><o:p></o:p></SPAN></P>
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