What is Non-ECR Category in online PASSPORT applicationIf you are applying for passport in india, you will have to fill a field 'a non-ECR'. The Passport form asks you to choose either ECR or non ECR categories. For most of us, Non ECR seems new and confusing term so lets understand what it actually it non-ECR means.
Also read- How to apply online for passport in India.
what is non-ECR in passport application formYou are eligible for non ECR category if
1. You are having educational qualifications of matriculation and above
2. Your Age is more than 50
3. Your age is less than 18
4. You are an Income tax payer
5. Your are professional Degree holder. For ex.Engineers, Chartered Accountants, Cost Accountants, Lecturers, Teachers, Scientists, Advocates etc.
For information you can search for the documents required in document adviser of passport India site.