Foreigners' Branch

The activities of the Foreigners Branch are as follows:

  • Attestation Authentication Apostile of Documentsview download
  • Contacts of Foreigners Branchview download
  • Miscellaneous Agency functions on behalf of MEA MHA MOIAview download
  • Verification of documents for ASSAM NRCview download
Citizenship mattersview download
  • E-gazette Citizenshipview download
  • Nativity Certificateview download
Foreign Contribution (Regulation ) Act, 2010 implementationview download
  • For-GSR150(E)FRCA2010view download
Matters relating to Foreigners Registration Offices & Foreigners Regional Registration Office - registration of foreignersview download
  • VISA Support Cellview download
No obligation to return to India (NORI)view download
  • PCCview download
Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI), Person of Indian Origin, Nativity Certificatesview download
  • Compare chart for PIO OCIview download
  • Marriages to Overseas Indians a Guidance Bookletview download
  • Merge PIO OCIview download
  • OCI DETAILSview download
  • OCI Gezzette Notificationview download
  • Audit matters
Repatriation & Deportation of illegal immigrants & Foreign nationalsview download
SAARC-VISA mattersview download
  • Extension of different types of VISAsview download
  • Report Format for long term extension for acquiring Indian Citizenship Certificate (ICC) for PAK Nationalsview download
  • Application form for short term extension of Visit VISA for Pakistan Nationalview download
  • Bonafide certificate from educational institutionview download
  • Sponsorship certificate for long term extension for acquiring Indian Citizenship Certificate (ICC)view download
  • Standard sponsorship certificateview download
  • Miscellaneous agency functions on behalf of Ministry of External Affairs, Ministry of Home Affairs, Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs.
Sl No. Order No. Type Order Date Subject Action Upload Date
1 2556485/2018/0112/3244 notice 28-02-2018 NIC Email Creation OF all Branch View  Download 28-02-2018

All applications pertaining to Foreigner´s Brach may be addressed and sent as follows:

Special Secretary
Foreigner´s Branch
Home & Hill Affairs Department
Writers´ Buildings
B.B.D. Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001