Re-issue Machine-Readable Passport
Currently, the Consulate General of Bangladesh in Toronto does not provide Machine Readable Passport related services. The Department of Immigration and Passport, Dhaka is working on the installation of the Machine-Readable Passport (MRP)/e-passport for the Consulate General in Toronto. We expect to commence the MRP/e-passport services soon. Until then, please visit www.bdhcottawa.ca for MRP issue/reissue related services from the High Commission of Bangladesh in Ottawa.
COVID-19 Safety Guidelines:
The Consulate General of Bangladesh in Toronto renders in-person consular services amid COVID-19 pandemic. Except few specific services (which need personal appearance), applicants can apply online followed by both way postal deliveries (with trackable return envelope). However, applicants are requested to follow the health guidelines/orders/measures promulgated by the provincial and federal government.
Applicants are humbly requested to follow below guidelines during their in-person appointment at the Consulate General:
i) For in-person interview/consular consultations/submission/collection, please be present at the Consulate General according to your appointment slot as scheduled online.
ii) Visitors must wear face mask, please note that Consulate follows ‘NO MASK NO ENTRY’ policy.
iii) After entering to the consular waiting room visitors must sanitize their hands and
iv) Once inside, visitors must respect social distances i.e., sit in designated chairs, stand only on designated red-marked spots, and maintain 6 feet distance with each other.
[Your safety is our priority, help us to ensure it]
Required Documents for MRP Re-issue/Information Alteration/Correction
i) Original old/existing Machine-Readable Passport (MRP).
ii) Photocopy of the bio-page of the old/existing MRP.
iii) Supporting documents in favour of the requested changes at the MRP to be re-issued; a Government Order (GO) should be submitted for Official Passport re-issue.
iv) Retired Government employees may submit the photocopy of the ‘Pension Book’ for availing ‘Express Service’ with regular fees.
v) In-person presence at the Consulate General is mandatory for changes in photograph and signature.
vi) For changes in the permanent address, applicant should submit 2 (two) copies of filled in DIP Form-1. (To be filled in manually and uploaded.)
vii) In case of changes in the Name or/and Date of Birth, applicant should submit attested copies of the Educational Certificate, NID and 17-digit Birth Registration Certificate.
viii) 45mmX35mm recent (not older than 6 months) photograph of the applicant with white background.
ix) Copy of the Canadian photo ID (Passport/PR card/Study Permit/Work Permit/ Driver’s License).
x) If the Applicant wishes to add any information/comments/documents in support of his/her application, may upload online as an additional document(s).
xi) Online Payment/Bank Draft/Money Order/Certified cheque or to be paid in person by Debit/Credit Card at the Consulate.
Step 1: BDCG Online Application
Click here »» Create profile »» Choose service »» Upload photograph »» Complete online application »» Upload all required Documents »» Save & Submit.
A confirmation page will be generated and a copy of that will be sent to the applicant’s e-mail, please print and sign the confirmation page.
Applicant must submit documents either in-person or by post to the Consulate General within the 90 days of online application. Failure to submit/send document(s) within 90 days will result in automatic expiration/deletion of BDCG Online Application from the Digitised Consular Service System (DCSS). There will be no refund of fees for such expiration/deletion.
Step 2: Document Submission
Applicant should send or submit i) signed confirmation page ii) applicant’s old/existing MRP and iii) Online payment or Bank draft/Money order/Certified cheque or pay by Debit/Credit card at the service counter of the Consulate.
By Post: Please send a self-address trackable return envelope with the documents to Consular Section, Bangladesh Consulate General, 2235 Sheppard Ave. East (Atria II), Suite # 1505, Toronto, ON M2J 5B5, Canada. Applications sent by post must reach to the Consulate General directly, no application will be collected from the post office or courier service. Applications received without trackable return envelope will not be processed.
In-Person: Applicant must be present at the Consulate General as per online appointment scheduled for in person submission. Booked appointment can be rescheduled/managed by login to Your Application and selecting ‘Manage Appointment’.
Step 3: Paying Fees
Government fee for ‘MRP Re-issue/Information Alteration/Correction ’ is C$ 150.00 (Regular) and C$ 300.00 (Express). For Bangladesh students studying in foreign country ‘MRP Re-issue/Information Alteration/Correction fee is C$ 45.00 (Regular) and C$ 150.00 (Express), please see Consular Fees. Applicant may pay online- a transaction receipt will be e-mailed to cardholder’s email OR Bank Draft/Postal Order addressed to the “Bangladesh Consulate General in Toronto”. OR applicant may pay through Debit/Credit card at the service counter of the Consulate.
[Consulate General of Bangladesh does not accept any cash payment]
Step 4: Processing
Consular Agent will examine the MRP re-issue application and process.
Step 5: Disposal
By post: Machine-Readable Passport (MRP) will be sent to the return address.
In-person: To collect the Machine-Readable Passport (MRP) in-person, applicant may come to the Consulate on the date of delivery mentioned in the payment receipt.