New York: Cox & Kings Global Services (CKGS) located at 235 West, 23rd Street, New York 10011 for providing outsourcing services for Visa, OCI, Renunciation, Passport and Global Entry Programme (GEP) (Website: www.in.ckgs.us) will shut down its operations at close of business on October 14, 2020.
The new service provider, VFS Global would commence its operations from November 02, 2020.
16, 2020. Any applications received after October 16, 2020 at CKGS will be returned to the applicants without processing.
2. With effect from October 14, 2020 and till VFS Global
commences its operations on November 02, 2020, the Consulate General of India,
Visa: Emergency visa will be issued to the eligible
categories allowed to travel to
Passport: For emergency passport services, applicants are requested to send an email to [email protected] or through PRAMIT dashboard available on our website www.indiainnewyork.gov.in. Once the request has been approved by the Consulate, the applicant will be informed of the procedure for initiating application process. The approved applicants may send the completed form by postal mail to Consulate along with return pre-paid envelope for further processing.
OCI: All OCI services will remain suspended till the new service provider takes over on November 02, 2020.
Attestation Services: Miscellaneous Consular services such as Power of Attorney, Birth Certificate, PCC etc. shall be continue to be accepted by postal mail. These can be applied through the following linkhttps://www.indiainnewyork.gov.in/Miscellaneous_general_info_new
The contact details of VFS Global, service fee details, operational hours, website e will be published on Consulate’s website shortly.
Any further query should be addressed through PRAMIT dashboard available on www.indiainnewyorgov.in