The man was arrested on Tuesday by the Attica Aliens Coordination and Operations section, based on a tip-off. He was charged with forgery, possessing the passports of third parties and accepting and selling the products of crime.
His workshop was equipped with three computers, a scanner, two printers and other equipment used to create official documents, as well as a device for detecting false documents.
The equipment was confiscated, along with 62 passports, eight ID cards, four driving licences, a large number of passport photographs, 380 blank plastic cards including 250 with a microchip, five cell phones and 420 euro.
The suspect was led before an Athens public prosecutor.