IMPORTANT NOTE: CKGS Houston and San Francisco VISA Application Centers shall remain CLOSED on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 on account of Buddha Purnima.

CKGS Application Center Houston


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 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM (Monday to Friday except holidays)
Submission of Additional / Original Documents for
Visa / OCI / Renunciation Applications 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 Houston 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)
1001 Texas Avenue,
Suite 550 (Level 5),
Houston, TX 77002.

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: Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Colorado and Nebraska

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 no parking available outside the visa application centre. Parking outside a visa service centre is at the owner's risk.




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 945 McKinney St, Houston, TX 77002 (832) 204-3767
The UPS Store 1302 Waugh Dr, Houston, TX 77019 (713) 942-7775