How do I know if my passport is MRP?

A machine readable passport (MRP) is one where the data on the identity page is encoded in optical character recognition format. This machine readable zone (MRZ) is located at the bottom of the identity page below the picture.

Can I check my MRP passport details online?

Checking status of MRP issuance: Applicants who got the enrollment ID from the High Commission can check the status of MRP applications from the website: or by calling the High Commission during working hours.

What is MRP passport Nepal?

A machine-readable passport (MRP) is a machine-readable travel document (MRTD) with the data on the identity page encoded in optical character recognition format.

How can I get MRP passport in Nepal?

Normal procedure

  1. First of all, download the MRP (machine-readable passport) application form from the website of the Department of Passport.
  2. Then, open the application form using Adobe Acrobat programme on your computer.
  3. Now, fill your form thoroughly.
  4. After filling up the form, you have to print it, on an A4 sheet.

Can we make passport in 1 day in Nepal?

KATHMANDU, July 4: With the Department of Passport on Sunday launching pre-live enrolment system to provide passport, any Nepali citizen can get a machine-readable passport (MRP) within a day of submitting an application at the department.

Who got first MRP passport in Nepal?

Satya Mohan Joshi
Foreign Minister Narayan Khadka inaugurated the e-passport personalisation center at the Department of Passports and handed over the country’s first-ever e-passport to Satya Mohan Joshi, a 102-year-old historian, the department said in a press statement on Wednesday.

How do I decode my passport number?

The first character should be an upper case alphabet. The next two characters should be a number, but the first character should be any number from 1-9 and the second character should be any number from 0-9. It should be zero or one white space character.

What is MRZ code on passport?

MRZ or Machine Readable Zone is a particular area in an I.D. document (passport specifically) that encloses the document holder’s personal data. Nowadays, almost every country’s official identity or travel documents have MRZ, containing confidential information encoded.

How much does passport cost?

Passport Prices & Fees

Passport Type Standard Fee (10-12 weeks) Total Passport Fees
New Adult Passport $130 $165
Passport Renewal $130 $130
Replacement Passport (lost, stolen, damaged) $130 $165
Child (Minor) Passport $100 $135

How to fill MRP passport application form in Nepal?

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Department of the passport has facilities for all Nepalese to download MRP application form online at your home and submit it right away. For the convenience of the people, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Department of the passport also launched a Mobile App to fill MRP passport application form.

How to fill out and print MRP application form?

Manual Machine Readable Passport (MRP) Application Form Filling and Printing Guidelines on the Web Browser or Adobe Acrobat. Using Web Browser to Complete Application Form: Click application Form, it will open in a new tab.

How to apply for a machine readable passport (MRP)?

Applicant must mail completed Machine Readable Passport (MRP) Application and required documents to the Embassy. Applicant will be notified by Email and Text whenever there’s an update on the application status.

How to apply for pre-enrollment at the Embassy of Nepal?

During Pre-Enrollment, Application Source & Name must be Application Source: Mission, Country: United States, Mission: Washington DC, Embassy of Nepal and Date of Appointment: On the day of your visit to The Embassy. Application Source & Name Sample. Application will be returned if the required documents are not complete.