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Citizenship Renunciation & Passport Surrender.

Posted on: March 21, 2024 | Back | Print

Citizenship Renunciation & Passport Surrender 

 A. Fee Payment:

  1.  Fee for Renunciation of Indian nationality is Rs.8000/- and has to be paid online through MHA portal at https://indiancitizenshiponline.nic.in/Renounce The payment receipt must be attached with application form. 

  2.  Fee for surrender of Indian passport will be Euros 22 (20 + 2 for ICWF) 

 B. Application form:

The application form shall consist of two parts for applicants above 18 years old:

  1. Application form for renunciation of Indian nationality (to be filled online at https://indiancitizenshiponline.nic.in/Renounce).

  2. Application form for the surrender of Indian passport (to be filled online at https://embassy.passportindia.gov.in/).

(For minors, only Application form for the surrender of Indian passport has to be submitted alongwith parent’s documents)

All the applicants are required to take print out of both applications and submit it at the Consulate with following documents.

  1. Renunciation of Citizenship Form

  2. Surrender of Indian Passport Form

  3. Copy of Indian Passport

  4. Copy of Italian Passport

  5. Copy of Carta Identita

  6. Copy of Decreta with English translation

  7. Original Indian Passport

  8. Other documents issued by Government of India that needs to be surrender.

(i) The applicant must sign on the first page of Form XXII. The second page of Form XXII will be signed by witness who vouch correctness of the statements made by the applicant. 

(ii) After submission/registration of application on MHA’s portal, the applicants are required to submit these documents at the Embassy of India, Rome for further processing of renunciation of their Indian Citizenship and Surrender/Cancellation of their Indian Passport.