Deletion of Spouse Name From Indian Passport
While completing an online application, in the 'service desired' field, choose option 'Re-issue of Passport'.


Additional Documents
For to delete spouse name from the passport due to divorce or death, the following additional documents are required:
  • Due to divorce:
    Notarized copy of divorce decree.

    If the marriage was solemnized in India, spouse name can be deleted, provided:
    • Divorce decree is from Indian court.

    • Divorce decree is from foreign court, awarded in the presence of both the parties.

    • Opposite party provides the notarized consent for the same, in case divorce decree is awarded ex-par tee by a foreign court.

  • Due to death:
    • In the event of death of the spouse, notarized copy of the Death Certificate.