General Information


Requirement of Visa:
Foreigners desirous of visiting India can do so after obtaining a visa from the Indian Mission in the country of their residence. They should possess a valid National Passport.
Various categories of Visa exist which are Transit Visa, Landing Permit Facility, Tourist Groups, Business Visa, Student Visa, Conference Visa, Employment Visa etc. You are requested to get in touch with the nearest Indian consulate.

Health Regulations
No vaccinations are necessary to travel to India, however, foreign tourists should be in possession of a Yellow Fever Vaccination certificate conforming to International health Regulations, if they are originating or traveling through Yellow Fever endemic countries. Note: It is always a wise precaution, however, to consult your physician, as to your needs, when traveling to foreign destinations.

List of Indian Consulates
Embassy of India, Washington DC
Consulate General of India, New York
Consulate General of India, Chicago
Consulate General of India, Houston
Consulate General of India, San Francisco

List of Indian Embassies Abroad

Following are the listings of Indian Embassies Abroad. Please note, these are not links -
Argentina: Embassy of India in Buenos Aires
Belgium and Luxembourg: Embassy of India in Brussels
Brazil: Consulate General of India in São Paulo
Canada: Consulate General of India in Vancouver
Canada: High Commission of India in Ottawa
China: Consulate-General of India in Shanghai
China: Embassy of India in Beijing
Cuba: Embassy of India in Havana
Egypt: Embassy Of India in Cairo
Germany: Embassy of India in Berlin
Germany: Embassy of India in Bonn
High Commission of India, London
High Commission of India, Singapore
Hong Kong: Consulate General of India
Hungary: Embassy of India in Budapest
Indonesia: Embassy of India in Jakarta
Iran: Embassy of India in Tehran
Nepal: Embassy of India in Kathmandu
Oman: Embassy of India in Muscat
Peru: Embassy of India in Lima
Russian Federation: Embassy of India in Moscow (2)
Saudi Arabia: Consulate General in Jeddah
Slovakia: Embassy of India in Bratislava -
South Africa: Consulate General of India in Johannesburg
Sweden: Embassy of India in Stockholm
Thailand: Embassy of India in Bangkok
UAE: Embassy Of India in Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates

Addresses of Indian Embassies with Contact Numbers

Indian High Commission 3-5 Moonah Place, Yarrelumla Canbera ACT 2600 Voice: 06-273 3999
Indian Consulate Level 27, 25 Bligh Street, Sydney NSW 2000 Voice: 02-223 9500
Indian Honorable Consulate 13 Monro Street, Coburg, Melbourne VIC 3058 Voice: 03-384 0141
Indian Honorable Consulate 4th Floor, 195 Adelaide Terrace, East Perth, Perth WA 6004 Voice: 09-221 1207
Canada Consulate General of India Suite 500, 2 Bloor Street West Toronto-Ontario, Canada M4W 3E2 Voice 00-1-416-9600751, 9600752, 9606253
Fax 00-1-416-9609812
Greece Embassy of India 3 Kleanthous Street, 106 74 Athens, Greece Voice: 721-6227 , 721-6481
Fax: 721-1252
Israel Embassy of India Tel Aviv, Israel Voice: +972 - 3 - 510 1431
Fax: +972 - 3- 510 1434
Email: indemtel@netvision.net.il
Netherlands Indian Embassy Buitenrustweg 2 2517 KD Den Haag The Netherlands Voice: 070-3469771