From January 22, 2020 Bangladesh passport office officially delivering e passport. Since people were eagerly waiting for this electronic passport that’s why many are kept holding for this opportunity. If anyone making their passport apply online first he/she needs to download e-passport application form. Then deposit the money at Sonali Bank/Premier Bank/Trust Bank/Dhaka Bank( The rate chart). within very short time, bangladesh passport office will deliver the new e-passport. There will be 2 types of Passport in terms of Passport pages and duration. one is for 5 years time and another option is 10 years tenure. And in terms of pages, There will be 48 pages and second option is for those who frequent visit foreign country. That would be 64 pages. Rate would be different based on holders demand.
Department of Immigration & Passports would initially accept the application and deliver e-passports from its Agargaon, Jatrabari, and Uttara offices and later from its offices across the country. German company Veridos GmbH has been working on the e-passport bd and they are the suppliers of this electronic passport.
Previously, passport bangladesh was Machine readable one(MRP) and for the time being this MRP will distributed along with newly launched e passport.
How to apply for passport: