The status of your e-passport application may change depending on the progress of your application process. Here are some common statuses that you may see:
Pending: Your application has been submitted online but not yet paid or verified.
Paid: Your application fee has been paid online or offline but not yet verified by the passport office.
Verified: Your application has been verified by the passport office but not yet enrolled for biometric data capture.
Enrolled: Your biometric data has been captured at the passport office but not yet sent to the printing center.
Printed: Your e-passport has been printed at the printing center but not yet delivered to the passport office or regional passport office.
Delivered: Your e-passport has been delivered to the passport office or regional passport office but not yet collected by you or sent to your address by courier service.
Collected: Your e-passport has been collected by you from the passport office.
Here are some frequently asked questions and answers about e-passport status check in Bangladesh:
Q: How long does it take to get an e-passport?
A: The processing time for an e-passport may vary depending on the type of application, the passport office location and the workload of the printing center. Generally, it takes about 21 working days for a regular application and 7 working days for an urgent application. However, these are only indicative timelines and not guaranteed.
Q: How can I track my e-passport delivery?
A: If you have opted for courier service to receive your e-passport at your address, you can track your delivery status online using the tracking number provided by the courier company. You can also contact the courier company directly for any queries or complaints.
Q: What should I do if I lose my delivery slip or forget my application ID?
A: If you lose your delivery slip or forget your application ID, you can still check your e-passport status online using your online registration ID (OID) or your online portal account. Alternatively, you can visit the passport office or regional passport office where you applied and request for a duplicate delivery slip or application ID.
Q: What should I do if I find any mistake or discrepancy in my e-passport?
A: If you find any mistake or discrepancy in your e-passport, such as spelling errors, wrong photo, wrong biometric data or wrong personal details, you should immediately report it to the passport office or regional passport office where you collected your e-passport. You may have to submit a correction application form along with supporting documents and pay a correction fee. The passport office will verify your complaint and issue a new e-passport with the correct information.
E passport is a modern and secure way of travelling abroad with ease and convenience. If you have applied for an e-passport online or offline, you can easily check your e-passport status online using either your application ID, online registration ID or online portal account.You can also track your e-passport delivery online if you have chosen courier service.