General Information Consular Services

General Information

Applicants are required first to apply online (for visa at https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/index.html  for OCI at  https://ociservices.gov.in/ ,for passport at https://embassy.passportindia.gov.in/  and for Consular Services at http://in.vfsglobal.co.uk/Consular_Services.html and submit print of their applications along with requisite documentation, photos, passport, fees etc at the designated Service Centre operated by M/s VFS Global. For detailed information please visit Website of VFS http://www.vfsglobal.com/India/UK/ The High Commission of India in the UK has outsourced collection of applications and delivery of processed documents to M/s VFS Global with effect from 2nd March 2015.

2. The High Commission conducts Open House at the High Commission of India, India House, Aldwych London WC2B 4NA on Wednesdays and last Friday of the month (except holidays). Applicants can visit between 1100-1200 hrs.

3. For general enquiries, please send email to: Info.london@hcilondon.in. Applicants are advised to mail details, as briefly and concise as possible indicating their name, contacts, subject matter and brief description of the issue.

4. For other queries pertaining to Passport, OCI, PIO, Visa and Consular services, applicants are advised to see the Q & As at "Common Telephone Queries" at the website of the High Commission and/or contact the Public Response Unit.

Public Response Unit, High Commission of India, London

E-mail: info.london@hcilondon.in

Tel No.: 02086295950 (Between 0900 to 1700 hrs on all working days) 

Mobile Number for Emergency services is: 00 44 (0) 7768 765 035