Our Visa and Passport Service provides extensive assistance with the following:
VFS Global is the world’s largest outsourcing and technology services specialist for governments and diplomatic missions worldwide. The company manages administrative tasks related to visa, passport and other citizen services for the Government of India.
The new 2019 opening times of the ICCA Visa and Passport Office are:
Monday: 9:30 a.m. 12.30 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:30 a.m. 11.30 a.m.
Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. 11.30 a.m. Evenings: 5:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m.
Thursday: 9:30 a.m. 11.30 a.m.
Friday: 9.30 a.m. 11:30 a.m.
Please call 0115 969 3402 and make an appointment. (Please note that if you do not have an appointment you may not be seen to.)
Assistance with OCI (Overseas Citizens of India) applications are available as part of the ICCA’s Visa and Passport Service. Some of the key benefits include:
Since 23 November 2015, all OCI applicants have been required to upload the documents, photographs, and signature online, as per the guidelines received from the Ministry of Home Affairs of the Government of India. If you would like to read a press release regarding this, please click here.
It has been a requirement of the High Commission of India for all OCI applications made after 1 December 2015 to have individual digital photographs and signatures uploaded to the secure online server from computers. Many people of all abilities have experienced difficulties and frustration due to the peculiarities of this web-based service, and the ICCA is therefore pleased to be of assistance to those wishing to complete their OCI applications. The ICCA OCI application service includes the use of a digital camera and suchlike. For further information, please call our Visa and Passport Service on 0115 969 3402.
For further details, please click here.
Indian passport renewal
Application forms for Indian passport are available here.
A PAN Card (Permanent Account Number) is a ten-digit alphanumeric number, issued in the form of a laminated card, by the Income Tax Department, to any “person” who applies for it or to whom the department allots the number without an application. It also serves as an identity proof.
PAN Card is required by an NRI, if he/she has got a taxable income in India. According to the new, rule of SEBI, any NRI not having PAN Card cannat do the share trading by depository or broker.
If you wish to apply for a PAN Card, please call Jyoti at The ICCA to book an appointment on 0115 969 3402.
Nottingham City Council Welfare Rights Service can be reached via telephone on: 0115 915 1355.
If you have any further queries please complete the enquiry form on the Contact Us page.