Update on Consular Services offered by CGI New York:

  1. Except Tatkal Passports, all other Consular Services (Visa, OCI, renunciation) are functioning normally.
  2. Normal Passport Service: Please apply online: (Minimum Processing time is 10 working days).
  3. Tatkal / Emergency Passport Service: will be provided through the Embassy of India, Washington DC. Applicants having genuine emergencies (in case of death or medical emergencies or legal emergency) should visit CKGS New York Office, with documents including proof of emergency, for assistance.

Third Party Login

Important Note

  1. I have read, understood and accept the VISA Disclaimer, Declaration & Undertaking, Terms and Conditions & Privacy Policy of CKGS.

  2. IMPORTANT NOTICE All 3rd party agencies who are registered with CKGS on behalf of the Consulate hereby confirm that they are dealing directly with applicants and not on behalf of any other 3rd party agencies.
  3. CKGS has been instructed to suspend accepting applications from such defaulting 3rd party agencies which will be reported to Embassy of India, Washington and respective Consulate. Any reinstating of access to the module to the defaulting 3rd party agency and acceptance of applications by CKGS will be dependent on the discretion of the Embassy of India, Washington.
  4. The Third Party will ensure that the Applicant's contact details - email, telephone and mobile numbers, current and permanent addresses filled in the Government Visa Application form (IVRFT) are reachable and contactable.
    Do not substitute the applicant contact details with Third Party contact details.
  5. The onus of data accuracy of an application is on the Third Party submitting the application. CKGS will not be liable for any delays due to incorrectness of data.
  6. CKGS normally communicates with the Applicants / Third Party. The responsibility of CKGS ends the moment it has made such communication to the Applicant / Third Party.
  7. All communication to the Third Party will be directed to the contact details as defined in the registration form on CKGS Third Party Module.
  8. Applications that have Incomplete / Incorrect / Missing Documents will be returned. Processing will only start once fully completed application has been submitted by the Third Party.
  9. No requests to expedite applications will be accepted. Any Applicants for emergency Visas have to deal directly with CKGS.
  10. PRC Applicants cannot submit through an Agency. They have to submit directly through CKGS.
  11. The Agency is advised to confirm the travel arrangements for the Applicants only after obtaining the visa.