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Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) Card

It is informed that VFS Global is the service provider for OCI services for the Embassy of India, Washington DC or its Consulates in Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, New York and San Francisco. Its operations have started from 04 November 2020. 

All the OCI applicants are requested to visit the link https://services.vfsglobal.com/usa/en/ind/apply-oci-services for details.

Apart from the applicable Government of India OCI fees, the applicants will also be required to pay US$ 15.90 as service charge to VFS Global and US$ 3 as contribution to Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF).

In case of any other specific queries related to OCI services, please email to fsoci.washington@mea.gov.in

The details of the VFS Global Application Centre are as under:


1025 Vermont Ave, NW  

Suite 320,

Washington, DC 20005

It may be noted that Applications will be accepted by post and in-person (by prior appointment on a limited basis)


VFS Helpline Numbers
Consular Services (For OCI and Renunciation) + 1 800 320 9693
Operational Days: Monday to Friday, 8:00 to 20:00 hours EST