IMPORTANT NOTICE: Washington DC CKGS VISA Application center will remain closed on Friday, January 20, 2017 due to severe traffic restriction on account of Presidential Inaugural.

Indian Embassy / Consulates, CKGS VISA Application Centers and Contact Center shall remain CLOSED on Thursday, January 26, 2017 on account of Republic Day.

CKGS Application Center Chicago


Hours of Operations
Visa Application Centres Address and Location Map
Call Centre Helpdesk
Information for Customer with Disabilities
Parking Facility
Notary Information




Hours of Operations
Visa Application Centre operates from Monday to Friday (except Holidays)

    Submission by appointments
    09:00 AM - 02.00 PM (Monday to Friday except holidays)
    Submission by third party 09:00 AM - 11.00 AM (Monday to Friday except holidays)
    Document collection 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM (Monday to Friday except holidays)
    Document collection by third party 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM (Monday to Friday except holidays)
    Submission of additional documents and
    OCI Match-ups by walk-in
    09:00 AM - 11.00 AM (Monday to Friday except holidays)
    Emergency Applications 09:00 AM - 02.00 PM (Monday to Friday except holidays)


    Applicants should note that the Chicago center shall only open at 9 AM CST. Applicants will not be allowed inside the building or in the building lobby prior to 9 AM CST. Applicants are requested not to arrive at our application center prior to 9 AM CST as this is causing a lot of inconvenience to other tenants in the building.

Visa Application Centre Address and Location Map

CKGS Application Center
(Visa / OCI / PIO / Renunciation of Indian Citizenship Department)
19 S La Salle Street,
Suite 1003,
Chicago, IL 60603.

Important note:
  • Please check the status of your application online before visiting the visa application centre to collect your documents during the document collection hours.
  • Please note that any one family member can come to pick up passports for the entire family from our Center.

Include States: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin

Location Map



Call Centre Helpdesk
Call centre operates from Monday to Friday -  - 9:00 am to 9:00 pm EST (except holidays)

Sr. No.
Call Centre Services Contact Details What to expect ?
1 Email For General queries, Application Status Check, Feedback & Complaints
Applicants are requested to provide the below details while writing to us:
  1. Tracking ID
  2. Passport number
  3. Full name of the applicant
  4. Mobile number
2 Phone 516-206-1483
General queries



Information for Customers with Disabilities

  • The entrance is clear and unobstructed.
  • A friend / relative can accompany customers with disabilities throughout the application process.
  • There are clear, easy to read signs in English.
  • The building is very well lit inside.



Parking Facility
There is parking available outside the visa application centre.




Notary Information

To assist you, we have provided a list of Notaries near the CKGS Application Center.

Please note that these are just suggestions and that CKGS has no affiliation and takes no responsibility of the services provided:

Notary Company Name Address Phone Number Map
The UPS Store 17 E MONROE ST CHICAGO, IL 60603 312 917 1705
The UPS Store 47 W Polk St #100, Chicago, IL 60605 312 427 7839