MRP RE-ISSUE

Overview

At a Glance MRP Re-Issue Instructions (PLEASE USE POSTAL SERVICE, FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS BELOW)

  • Regular fees for MRP Re-issue is £92.00 (non-refundable). Student fee £30.00 (subject to providing student ID card or letter from educational institution. Fee non-refundable)
  • For making payment, please use postal order upon following the instructions below. 
  • IMPORTANT: Please note that due to the going Covid-19 pandemic we encourage, for the sake of your safety, not to come physically to the High Commission for MRP Re-issue purpose only (as this particular service is obtainable from home, by post).
  • POSTAL APPLICATION GUIDELINES: In case of MRP Re-Issue, the whole process is doable by postal service. All you need is to follow the step by step guidelines as given below: A) Please fill-in the online form or the PDF form; B) Take a print of the filled-in Form (you may also fill the Form in manually after downloading the PDF); C) Enclose one copy of your passport size photo and one copy of your existing passport's photocopy (the main two pages containing key-information); D) Go to a nearby post office (Royal Mail) E) Collect a postal/pay order in favour of ''Bangladesh High Commission, London'' and enclose that postal/pay order with your application form; F) take a self-addressed return postal envelop and enclose that with the application; and, finally, G) Send the entire application by post to: Bangladesh High Commission, 28 Queen's Gate London SW7 5JA.
  • You will receive the re-issued New MRP after at least 60 days from the date we receive your postal application. PLEASE NOTE THAT BECAUSE OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, THE TIME OF THE POSTAL DELIVERY MAY EVEN BE LONGER, SINCE THE NEW MRP PASSPORT WILL COME TO LONDON MISSION FROM DIP (Department of Immigration and Passport), DHAKA. We will send the New MRP to your home address by the self-addressed return envelop given by you as soon as we receive it from Dhaka.
  • PLEASE NOTE that due to high volume of inbound applications, we will not be able to give you an update as to when we received your postal application and when we disbursed the New MRP through your return postal envelop. Hence, it is better to use the postal mails with tracking system of the Royal Mail.
  • Currently, the MPR is valid for 5 years and it is not renewable like the hand-written passport. As such, MRP should be re-issued once the validity is about to expire
  • Please note that a new MRP will be issued in case of MRP reissue.
  • AFTER 60 DAYS of your application, if you have yet to receive your new MRP, you may call us on 01216223650.


Who can Apply?

  • A Bangladeshi citizen
  • Who has an expired MRP.


Documents Required:

  • Manually filled in MRP Re-issue Application Form
  • Original MRP along with a photocopy (page 2-3).
  • Application related to complete changes of applicant's antecedent (i.e Name of applicant/ father/ mother) will not be received
  • In case of reissue, only old MRP photocopies have to be attached with reissue form. In this case applicants' photograph is not required to be atached with it.


How to Apply

Step-1: MRP Re-issue Application:

  • Manually filled in MRP Application Form (please click here to find the form).
  • No need to fill in online MRP Application Form.

Step-2: Booking Online Appointment:

  • Without prior appointment, no application will be accepted.
  • Please click here for MRP appointment.
  • Also take a print out of the appointment schedule required at the High Commission counter.

Step-3: Submission of MRP related documents:

  • The applicant should come to the High Commission in person along with required documents on the scheduled date and time specified in the online appointment.
  • Need to submit the required documents and pay fee at the counter.
  • An interview may be required prior to the enrolment if any anomaly/anomalies found in the supporting documents. The Passport and Visa wing reserves the right to request for any additional documents at any stage for necessary scrutiny.

Step-4: Biometric Enrolment:

The applicant should keep in mind that actual time for biometric may vary depending upon various factors. Normally you should plan for 1-2 hours to complete the biometric procedure.

  • Applicant’s finger prints, signature on the electronic pad and photograph will be taken at the bio-enrolment booth.
  • During your enrolment you will be provided with a proof copy of your passport information. Please check the accuracy of the information carefully since these will be reflected in your passport. The High Commission shall not be responsible for any such mistakes.
  • The original passport will be verified here and returned to the applicant along with a delivery slip.
  • The applicant should retain the delivery slip carefully without which MRP will not be delivered. If lost, a police report is mandatory to collect the MRP.

Step-5: MRP processing time and Delivery of passport:

MRP Processing Time

  • Normally an MRP is ready for delivery within 8-10 weeks from the date of enrolment. However, due to police verification and inaccuracy of the information provided by the applicant, it may take a longer time than it is expected.
  • An auto generated delivery date appears on the delivery slip. Please ignore this date of delivery.

How to Collect:

  • Once the passport is received by this High Commission from the DIP/Dhaka, a text message will be sent to applicant to collect the passport.
  • Upon receiving the text, the applicant should come to the High Commission in person in any working day between 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm (Monday-Friday)
  • Applicants are requested to come along with old passport, delivery slip and any other documents if specified by the enrolment official. MRP will be handed over together with the old passport (with necessary observation seal).
  • If applicant doesn’t come and send anybody to collect the Passport in favour of the applicant, it is necessary to send an authrisation of the applicant. Without authorisation with proper signature, no passport will not be delivered.