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Renunciation of Indian Citizenship

It is informed that VFS Global is the authorized outsourced service provider for Renunciation of Indian Citizenship for the Embassy of India, Washington DC and its Consulates in Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, New York and San Francisco. Its operations have started from 04 November 2020. 

Applicants residing in the consular jurisdiction [Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota] of the Consulate General of India, Chicago and seeking services regarding Renunciation of Indian citizenship may visit the web link https://www.vfsglobal.com/india/usa for guidance details on Renunciation Application submission. .

Apart from the applicable Government of India Renunciation fees, the applicants will also be required to pay US$ 15.90 as Service Charge to VFS Global and US$ 3 as contribution to Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF).

In case of any other specific queries related to Renunciation services, please email to visa.chicago@mea.gov.in. The details of the VFS Global Application Centre are as under:

VFS Global Application Centre

180 N Stetson Avenue,

20th Floor, Suite# 2075, Chicago, Illinois 60601

Website https://visa.vfsglobal.com/usa/en/ind

In case of any specific queries in this regard, please email to visa.chicago@mea.gov.in

It may also be noted that due to the ongoing Covid pandemic, there will be no walk-in service at VFS Global until further notice.  All applications shall only be dealt with by post.