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The Consular Wing of the Consulate General of India, Ho Chi Minh City can be contacted for the following services:

  • * Visa services for all foreign passport holders
  • * All services relating to Indian passports.
  • * All services relating to OCI (Overseas Citizens of India) Cards
  • * Emergency Certificates and Identity Certificates
  • * Police Clearance Certificates
  • * Registration and Issue of Birth and Death Certificates
  • * Attestation of documents
  • * Swearing in of Oaths / Affidavits / Power of Attorney etc.

Visa, Passport and OCI applicants are required to first register their applications online and submit the hard copies of their online registered application forms at the Consulate along with supporting documents. Before submission, applicant should ensure that the application is signed in original by the applicant, the photograph properly affixed on it and the prior appointment for submission of application at the Consulate is taken irrespective of service except in emergency cases. Prior appointment should be booked online at least one day in advance from our website, www.india-consulate.org.vn .

For Emergency Certificate and Police Clearance Certificate, please fill out the Misc. Services Application Form. For attestation of documents, please fill out the Declaration Form. Before application, please read the guidelines for attestation of documents carefully. For Swearing in of oaths / Affidavit / Power of Attorney etc., please bring two original copies of these documents along with one set of supporting documents and sign in the presence of Consular Officer. Birth of Indian national is also to be registered online and hard copies submitted at the Consulate with all supporting documents.

Applications are accepted on all working days from 0900 to 1200 hrs. Payment is accepted only in cash in US Dollar.  The usual processing time for passports is 12 working days. Applications under Tatkaal are accepted with an additional Tatkaal Fee of US$150. The processing time for Tatkaal applications is 7 working days. The usual processing time for visa to Vietnamese nationals is 3 working days. For foreigners, the minimum processing time is 5 working days. Express visa for Vietnamese nationals and foreigners with minimum 2 years of residence in Vietnam can be issued on the same day or the next working day with an additional fee of US$ 100. Collection is from 1530-1630hrs on the pick-up date given to the applicants at the time of submission of applications.