New MRP Application

All Bangladeshi nationals need a valid Machine-Readable Passport (MRP) to travel abroad. The Bangladesh High Commission , Kuala Lumpur issues and re-issues MRP to bonafide Bangladeshi nationals following due procedure of the Government of Bangladesh.

There are two categories of application:

New Passport

Applicants under this category are for

  • Handwritten passport holders or
  • Minors who were younger than 5 years old when they obtained their existing MRP,
  • Applicants born outside of Bangladesh i.e. New Born Baby, entitled to obtain a Bangladesh Passport by Descent

Documents Required:

a) Printed copy of duly filled in Online MRP application form and signed accordingly.

b) Bangladeshi national ID card or online17- digit Birth Certificate.

c) Existing Bangladesh passport along with a photocopy (page1-7).

Photograph:

For every applicant Recent passport-size photograph (55X45 mm) with white background
If the applicant is a child under the age of 15 Parents’ photographs should be affixed on the application form
Children up to the age of 5 One extra photograph is also required for photo scanning.


e) Passport Fee Payment Receipt.

f) Visa copy.

Passport Re-Issue

Applicants under this category are

  • who have  MRP ( Machine Readable Passport) and want to get a Reissue of their passport or
  • Make Corrections on their MRP Passport for the clerical mistakes.


  1. 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.
  2. Please note that a new MRP will be issued in case of MRP reissue.
  3. The applicant along with his old MRP copy, visa copy, and Maybank deposit slip need to send No-5, Lot 9 & 10, Jalan Sultan Yahya Petra, , 54100 Kuala Lumpur through the postal service.
  4. Application related to substantive changes of applicant’s antecedent (i.e Name of applicant/ father/ mother/ date of birth) will not be received. Only clerical mistakes correction may be entertained.

 Documents Required:

  1. Filled-up 1 page application form(DIP Form 2). Form Can be downloaded from http://www.passport.gov.bd.
  2. 1 passport size photograph (not mandatory).
  3. Copy of previous MRP.
  4. Copy of visa.
  5. Passport Fee payment receipt.


Passport Fee
The passport fee is RM 385. But for students and General workers, the fee is RM 116. If anyone wants to avail the opportunity of paying the fee of RM 116, he/she must have to attach appropriate supporting documents such as a visa copy as proof of their claim being a student or general worker. As for illustration, if an applicant holds Professional Visa, he/she is to pay RM 385.

Payment Method

Passport fees have to pay in May Bank, Account Name: Bangladesh High Commission, Account Number: 564427102268. Any online fund transfer, ATM transfer, Bank Cheque/ Draft is not acceptable. May Bank Yellow Cash payment slip is only accepted. On the payment receipt, the applicant's name and passport number are to be mentioned accurately. High Commission will not be held responsible for payment-related mistakes.