Passport Officer Recruitment

Ministry of External Affairs is inviting applications for Passport Officer recruitment. Applications are invited for both Passport officer and Deputy Passport Officer. Interested and Eligible candidates can apply for the positions of Passport Officer Recruitment.

Name of the Post Passport Officer/Deputy Passport Officer
Total Vacancies 16
Age Limit 56 years
Pay Scale Pay scale:-Rs 67,700/- to Rs 2,09,200/-

Age Limit

    • Maximum age limit 56 years.

Pay Scale

        • Deputy Passport Officer – Rs 67,700 to Rs 2,08,700/-
        • Passport Officer- Rs 78,800 to Rs 2,09,200/-

Educational Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university/institute.
    • 10years of experience in a related department.

Note 1: The Departmental Officers in the feeder category who are in direct line of promotion shall not be eligible for consideration for appointment on deputation.

Note 2: Period of deputation including period of deputation in another ex-cadre post held immediately preceding this appointment in the same or some other organization or department of the Central Government shall ordinarily not exceed four years.

Selection Procedure

Selection will be done on a deputation basis.

Important Points

  • All Ministries/ Departments of Government of India / State Governments / Union Territory Administrations are requested to circulate the above posts
  • The officers of Central Government / State Governments / Union Territory Administrations including officers of All India Services/ State Government, working with them and forward the application of eligible and interested officers.
  • Along with attested copies of APARs of last five years attested by Under Secretary or above level officer and certificates to the effect that they are clear from Vigilance angle.
  • Integrity Certificate and Major/ Minor Penalty of last ten years to the undersigned within sixty days from the date of publication of this Circular in the “Employment News”.
  • The usual deputation terms will apply. Deputy Passport Officer can be posted in any of the PSK/PSLK/POPSK falling under the jurisdiction of the respective Passport Office.
Last date to apply:-28 February 2021
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