Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) Card
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OPEN HOUSE TO ADDRESS COMPLAINTS/GRIEVANCES RELATING TO INDIAN PASSPORTS, VISA, OCI AND OTHER CONSULAR SERVICES

CKGS is the only authorized Service Provider for the Embassy of India and its Consulates across the USA for Visa, OCI, Renunciation of Indian Citizenship services from May 21, 2014. Applicants based on their jurisdiction can submit their applications to our 6 centers. Washington DC, New York, Chicago, Houston, San Francisco & Atlanta.

NOTE: EMBASSY DOES NOT HANDLE DIRECT APPLICATIONS BY WALK-IN OR BY POST / MAIL.

How to use the CKGS Website?


It is very important that you apply on the CKGS website.

Do not go directly to the Government of India website to fill the online application. You must go via the links on the CKGS website provided below. You will be guided to the Government of India website to fill your online form/s at the appropriate step via the CKGS website.

For USA applicants, the CKGS website has been customized so that service category, type, duration, fees and documents checklist are displayed. The supplementary documents, forms and letters requirements are as per the instructions of the Embassy of India in USA. Simply fill in the widget and it will guide you through the entire application process.

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OCI Application Guide

How to Apply?

www.in.ckgs.us/oci/how-to-apply

Get Started

www.in.ckgs.us/oci

Frequently Asked Questions

www.in.ckgs.us/faq

Address of CKGS Application Center
CKGS Application Center
Suite 100,
1250 23rd St NW Washington,
DC 20037
View Map

Contact / Feedback
Click on www.in.ckgs.us/feedback; you will get a reply within 24 hours.

For an existing applicant, CKGS will only be able to assist you once you provide the following information.
1.  Web Reference Number
2.  Passport Number
3.  Date of Birth

Call
516-206-1483 / 646-589-0088.

 

OCI + Renunciation can be serviced together through the CKGS website. Answer the questions displayed in the widget that will guide you through the application process. Continue the process and along the steps you will be able to complete the Renunciation application.

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