OCI Information

OCI Types

You should submit your OCI (Overseas Citizen of India) application at the VFS India Consular Application Centre.

Important Notes:

  • Read the information available on all the tabs thoroughly before applying.
  • If you have ever held Indian Citizenship, then it is mandatory to complete Renunciation of Indian Citizenship or Surrender of Indian Passport/ is the first step to complete before applying for OCI Visa. If you have not yet renounced your Indian Citizenship, then you must apply for Renunciation before applying for the OCI.
  • Once application is submitted to the Embassy/ CGI for processing , please track the progress on GOI link https://ociservices.gov.in/statusEnqury . VFS team cannot offer any additional update on status till the OCI card is received back at our office from the Embassy/ Consulate

Select the visa type that is right for you to see important information on visa fees, documents required, forms, photo specifications and processing times.