Welcome to the website of India Passport & Visa Application Centers in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
The Embassy of India, Riyadh and Indian Consulate in Jeddah announces that they have entered into a contract with M/s VFS GCC LLC for outsourcing its passport, visa and consular services. The outsourcing of consular services at Riyadh region and Jeddah region has commenced from 1 January 2015.
This is in line with Government of India's policy to reach out to
the ever-expanding large Indian community in different parts of
the world including the Gulf region, and to provide efficient and
transparent services in a comfortable environment to the community
with minimum additional financial liability.
Staff members of VFS have no role or influence over the outcome of an application. The decision to grant or refuse a visa is made solely by the officers at the Embassy of India, Riyadh and Indian Consulate Jeddah.
It remains our commitment to ensure the integrity of our process.
Any applicant submitting false documentation or other incorrect
information in support of his/her application may be referred to
the local authorities.
This site contains important information on Consular services, Passport
and Visa application process and related details. Please go through
the contents carefully before making an application.
LATEST AMENDMENTS TO THE PIO CARD
||This scheme may be called the Scheme for issuance of Person of Indian Origin Card (PIO) Amendment Scheme 2014.
|| A PIO card is issued to an applicant shall be valid for his life time from the date its issue provided that such applicant has a valid passport.
||A PIO card which has been issued prior to the date publication of this notification shall be deemed to be valid for life time of its holder subject to the condition that such person has a valid passport.
|| A PIO card holder will be exempted from the requirement of registration irrespective of the duration of stay in India.
- Embassy Of India : www.indianembassy.org.sa
- Indian Consulate: www.cgijeddah.com