Indian Embassies and India High Commissions Abroad

COUNTRY STATUS ADDRESS TEL. NO

 

 

Australia

  3-5 Moonah Place, Yarralumia, Canberra, ACT 2600 02/6273 3999
H.Commission Level 27, 25 Blig St, Sydney, NSW 2000 02/9223 9500
Consulate Consulate 13 Munro St, Coburg, Melbourne, Vic 3058 03/9384 0141
Consulate Consulate The India Centre, 49,Bennet St, Perth WA 6004 Brisbane 08/9221 1485
       

Bangladesh

Embassy 120 Road 2, Dhanmodi residential Area, Dhaka 02/503 606,031/211 007
Embassy 1253/12556 O R Nizam Rd, Mehdi Bagh, Chittagong 863 662,225 178
       
Belgium Embassy 217 Chaussee de Vleurgat, 1050 Brussels 02/6409802,6489638
Bhutan Embassy India House Estate, Thimpu, Bhutan 0975/22162,23195
Burma Embassy 554-547 Merchant St, Yangon (Rangoon) 01/82550,89562
       

 

Canada

H.Commission 10 Springfield Rd, Ottawa, IN KIM IC9 613/744 3751,416/960 0751
Consulate 2 Bloor W, #500, Toronto, NO M4W 3E2 604/662 881
Consulate 325 Howe St, 2nd floor, Vancouver, BC V6C 127 744 0913
       
China Embassy 1 Ri Tan Dong Lu, Beijing 01/532 1908,532 4684
Denmark Embassy Vangehusvej 15, 2100 Copenhagen 045/3118 2888,3927 0218
Egypt Embassy 5 Aziz Ababa St, Zamalek, Cairo 1151 02/341 3051,341 4038
France Embassy 15 Rue Alfred Dehodencq, 75016 Paris 01/4050 7070,4050 0996
Germany Embassy Adenauerallee 262, 53113, Bonn 1 0228/54050,540514
Israel Embassy 4 Kaufman St, Sharbat House, Tel Aviv 68012 03/584 585,510 1434
Italy Embassy Via XX Settembre 5, 00187 Rome 06/488 4642,481 9539
Japan Embassy 2-2-11 Kudan Minami, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102 03/3262 2391,3234 4866
Jordan Embassy 1st Circle, Jobel Amman, Amman 06/622 098,659 540
Kenya Embassy Jeevan Bharati Bldg., Harambee Ave, Nairobi 02/222 566,334 167
Korea Embassy 37-3 Hannam-dong, Yongsan-Ku, Seoul 140210 02/798 4257,796 9534
Malaysia Embassy 2 Jalan Taman Dlita, 50480 Kuala Lumpur 03/253 3504,253 3507
Nepal Embassy Lainchaur, PO Box 92, Kathmandu 01/410940,413132
Netherlands Embassy Buitenrusweg 2, 252 KD, The Hague 070/346 9771,361 7072
New Zealand H.Commission 180 Molesworth St, PO Box 4005, Wellington 04/473 6390,499 0665

 

Pakistan

H.Commission G-5, Diplomatic enclave, Islamabad 051/814371,021/522 275
Consulate India House, 3 Fatima Jinnah Rd, PO Box 8542, Karachi 820742,568 0929
Russia Embassy 6 Ulitsa Obukha, Moscow 095/297 0820,975 2337
Singapore Embassy India House, 31 Grange Rodad 737 6777,732 6909
South Africa Embassy Sanlam Centre, Johannesberg 011/333 1525,333 0690

 

Sri Lanka

H.Commission 36-38 Galle Rd, Colombo 3 01/421605,08/24563
Consulate 31 Rajapihilla Mawatha, PO Box 47, Kandy 446403
Sweden Embassy Adolf Fredricks Kyrkogata 12, 11183 Stockholm 08/107 008, 248 505
Switzerland Embassy Effingerstrasse 45, CH-3008 Berne 031/382 3111,382 2687
Syria Embassy 40/46 Adnan Malki St, Yassin, Damascus 011/719 581,713 294
Tanzania Embassy NIC Investment House, Samora Ave, Dar es Salaam 051/28198,46747

 

Thailand

Embassy 46 Soi 23 (Prasarnmitr), Sukhumvit Rd, Bangkok 02/258 0300,053/243 066
Consulate 113 Bumruangrat Rd, Chiang Mai 50000 258 4627,247 879

 

UK

H.Commission India House, Aldwych, London WC2B 4NA 0171/836 8484
Consulate 20 Agusta St, Birmingham B18 6GL 0141/331
Consulate St.Andrew House, 141 West Nite St, Glasgow G1 2RN 212 2782

 

 

 

USA

Emb. Of India 2536 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington DC 20008 202/939 9839
Consulate 3 East 64th St, New York, NY 10021 212/774-0600,
Consulate 540 Arguello Blvd, San San Francisco, CA 94118 415/668 0657
Consulate 150 N Michigan Ave, Suite 1100, Chicago, IL 60601 312/595-0405
Consulate 201 St Sharles Ave, New Orieans, LA 70170 504/582 8106
Consulate 2051 Young St, Honolulu, HI 96826 808/947 2618

GUIDELINES

Every foreign national require a visa, except Nepalis and Bhutanis.

Tourist visas are valid for six months form the date of issue and the cost may be Pounds Sterling 19/- USD 50/- CN$ 47/- A$45/- NZ$55/- approximately. You may be asked to specify whether you need a single-entry or a multiple-entry visa and the same rates apply to both, it is advisable to take a multiple-entry, in case you make a side trip to Nepal and other neighbouring country.

For other visas to foreigners of Indian Origin, business travellers and student can get five year visas. For details you may contact your nearest Indian embassy. The best place to get a visa in you country of residence is from the embassies and high commissions of India in your country.

It may not be possible to extend tourist visas for more than six months in India unless you have a very valid reason to do so, such as illness.

If you want to stay for longer than six months, you may need to leave the country and apply for a new visa, one can go to Colombo, the capital of neighbouring Sri Lanka or to the Nepalese Capital - Kathmandu and get a fresh visa.

In UK, applications take between one hour and ninety minutes to be processed. We advise to turn up as early in the day as possible to collect an appointment ticket, which will tell you when you have to return to submit your form, along with three colour passport-sized photograph. Tourist visas are also available by post. It may take a minimum of fifteen working days in UK, check in advance the cost of the postage and packaging. If you are short of time or live a long way from the embassy,

it is advisable to pay a visa agency to obtain the visa on your behalf, which in the UK costs from 24/- Pounds Sterling above the price of the Visa. In Britain the Visa agencies are - The Visa Service, 2 Northdown St. Kings Cross London N1. Tele. No. 0171/8332709 or Visa Express 31 Corsham St. London N1. Tele. No. 0171/251 4822. Most companies recommend you apply at least a week before you departure date, especially during peak season but Visa express will deliver in only 24 hours for an additional cost.

If you want to stay for longer than six months, you may need to leave the country and apply for a new visa, one can go to Colombo, the capital of neighbouring Sri Lanka or to the Nepalese Capital - Kathmandu and get a fresh visa. At Katmandu Europeans need letter of recommendation. You may have to wait for a week, extra charges for communication to India to process your visa has to be borne by you. In US, visas are usually available on the same day if you apply in person by noon, but check your nearest embassy, high commission or consulate to be be sure. Tourist visas are also available by post. This takes five days if you mail your application, accompanied by two passport photos, by Federal Express. If you are short of time or live a long way from the embassy, it is advisable to pay a visa agency to obtain the visa on your behalf, which may costs little above the price of the Visa.

In US the Visa agencies are - Express Service, 2150 Wisconsin Ave, Suite 20, Washington. Tele. No. 202/337 2442. Most companies recommend you apply ablest a week before you departure date, especially during peak season but Visa express will deliver in only 24 hours for an additional cost.

In other countries you may contact the nearest Indian embassy.