India


Service locations

The department's office in New Delhi manages visa and citizenship services for clients in India, Bhutan and Nepal. It has a Service Delivery Partner agreement with VFS Global to provide Australian visa lodgement services in India through Australia​ Visa Application Centres.

More information about visa lodgement is available.

Service Delivery Partner - VFS Global

Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad
Summary

This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


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Street address

Australian Visa Application Centre
Gujrat Chambers Bulding
Shri Abmika Mills, Ashram Road
Ahmedabad - 380009

Telephone

0091 022 67866006
Monday to Fri​day 9am - 5pm

Electronic contact
Email address: enquiry-india@border.gov.au.​
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/India/
Additional information
The department processing post is New Delhi.

Bangalore

Bangalore
Summary

This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


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Street address

Australian Visa Application Centre
Block numbers 301, 302, 303, 304
2nd Floor, Prestige Atrium
No.1, Central Street,
Bangalore - 560001

Telephone

0091 022 67866006
Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm​​​

Electronic contact
Email address: enquiry-india@border.gov.au.
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/India/
Additional information
The department processing post is New Delhi.

Chandigarh

Chandigarh
Summary

This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


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Street address

Australian Visa Application Centre
Industrial & Business Park, Phase - I
Unit no. B 209, Second Floor
Office Block B
Plot no. 178- 178A, Chandigarh (UT) 160002

Telephone

0091 022 67866006
Monday to Friday ​9am - 5pm​

Electronic contact
Email address: enquiry-india@border.gov.au.
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/India/
Additional information
The department processing post is New Delhi.

Chennai

Chennai
Summary

This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


Street address

Australian Visa Application Centre
2nd Floor Fagun Towers
Ethiraj Salai
Egmore
Chennai 600008​

Telephone

0091 022 67866006
Monday to Fri​day 9am - 5pm

Electronic contact
Email address: enquiry-india@border.gov.au.
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/India/
Additional information
The d​epartment processing post is New Delhi.

Cochin

Cochin
Summary

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This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


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Street address

Australian Visa Application Centre
S&T Arcade
Kurisupally Road
Ravipuram
Cochin 16​​

Telephone

0091 022 67866006
Monday to Fri​day 9am - 5pm

Electronic contact
Email address: enquiry-india@border.gov.au.
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/India/
Additional information
The department processing post is New Delhi.

Hyderabad

Hyderabad
Summary

This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


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Street address

Australian Visa Application Centre
Ashoka Capitol
2nd Floor Unit No. 206
Banjara Hills
Road No. 2
Hyderabad

Telephone

0091 022 67866006
Monday to F​riday 9am - 5pm

Electronic contact

Email address: enquiry-india@border.gov.au.

Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/India/
Additional information
The department processing post is New Delhi.

Jalandhar

Jalandhar
Summary
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This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


Street address

Australian Visa Application Centre
Aman Plaza, 3rd Floor
310 Lajpat Nagar, Mahavir Marg
Jalandhar - 144001

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Telephone

0091 022 67866006
Monday to Fri​day 9am - 5pm​

Electronic contact
​​Email address: info.auin@vfshelpline.com.​
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/India/
Additional information
The department processing post is New Delhi.
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Kolkata

Kolkata
Summary

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This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


Street address

Australian Visa Application Centre
Rene Towers
Rash Behari Avenue
Connector Sector A
East Kolkata Township
Kolkata 700107

Telephone

0091 022 67866006
Monday to Fri​day 9am - 5pm​

Electronic contact
Email address: enquiry-india@border.gov.au.
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/India/
Additional information
The department processing post is New Delhi.

Mumbai (North)

Mumbai (North)
Summary

This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


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Street address

Australian Visa Application Centre
Trade Centre Building, 5th Floor
Opp. Bandra Kurla Telephone Exchange
Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra (East)
Mumbai 400051

Telephone

0091 022 67866006
Monday to Fri​day 9am - 5pm​​

Electronic contact
Email address: enquiry-india@border.gov.au.
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/India/
Additional information
The department processing post is New Delhi.

Mumbai (South)

Mumbai (South)
Summary

This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


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Street address
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Australian Visa Application Centre
Raheja Centre, Ground Floor
Nariman Point​
Mumbai 400021 ​

Telephone
​​0091 022 67866006
Monday to Fri​day 9am - 5pm​
Electronic contact
​​Email address: enquiry-india@border.gov.au​.​
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/India/
Additional information
The department processing post is New Delhi.
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New Delhi

New Delhi
Summary

This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


Street address

Australian Visa Application Centre
Shivaji Stadium Metro Station
Lower ground floor
Connaught Place
New Delhi - 110001

Telephone

0091 022 67866006
Monday to Fri​day 9am - 5pm​

Electronic contact
Email address: enquiry-india@border.gov.au.
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/India/
Additional information
The department processing post is New Delhi.

Pune

Pune
Summary

This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


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Street address
​​Australian Visa Application Centre
Shorab Hall, Office No. 501, 5th Floor
Tadiwala Road, behin​d Pune Railway Station
Pune - 411101
Telephone
​​0091 022 67866006
Monday to Fri​day 9am - 5pm​
Electronic contact
​​Email address: enquiry-india@border.gov.au.​
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/India/
Additional information
The department processing post is New Delhi.

Australian High Commission

New Delhi

New Delhi
Summary

This office provides immigration and visa services to clients in India, Bhutan and Nepal.

We have an agreement with our Service Delivery Partner, VF​S Global to provide Australian visa and Australian Citizenship by Descent lodgement services. We refer to them as our Australian Visa Application Centres.

You can lodge your application in person at one of the Australian Visa Application Centres. The Australian Visa Application Centre charges a fee with each application lodged.

Street address
1/50G Shantipath
Chanakyapuri
New Delhi 110021
India
Postal address
Australian High Commission - Immigration and Visas
1/50G Shantipath
Chanakyapuri
New Delhi 110021
India
Telephone

For enquires about visa requirements and lodgement contact the Australian Visa Application Centre 9 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday.

0091 022 67866006

Fax
91 11 2688 7536
Electronic contact
Email address: enquiry-india@border.gov.au
Website
http://www.india.embassy.gov.au
Additional information

​Payment information

Visa applications may be lodged at an Australian Visa Application Centre. Methods of payment accepted are available on the Australian Visa Application Centres website.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Bank draft

You can pay by a bank draft in Indian Rupees made payable to the 'Australian High Commission'.  The bank draft must be redeemable at bank branches in New Delhi. 

We only accept credit card payment for citizenship by descent applications.

Credit Card​

Payments using credit card will be processed in Australian dollars (AUD). We accept MasterCard, Visa, AMEX, Diners and JCB. When paying by a credit card you may incur a credit card surcharge, banking and currency conversion fees and you will need to accept the risk associated with any currency fluctuations.​​​​​

Prior to lodging your application, you may need to notify your bank of an upcoming foreign credit card transaction. Failure to do so may result in your transaction being declined. Without payment your application is invalid.

Credit card transactions processed in Australian dollars (AUD) are processed in Australia.​​​​​ A credit card surcharge may apply to transactions made using your credit card.

For credit card payments use the Payment Details Form - 1440​.​​​​​

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Only credit cards issued outside India are accepted.

​Making payment in Australia

Fees may be paid​ at any of our offi​ces in Australia. Once the fee has been paid, you will need to provide a copy of the receipt with your application.​​​

Citizenship​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Applications for Citizenship by Descent are processed at this office.​​​​

​Applications for Australian citizenship general eligibility and other situations, and applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be lodged at the Canberra Visa and Citizenship office in Australian Capital Territory​.

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Panel physician

Ahmedabad

Apollo Hospital International Ltd
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Plot 1A – GIDC Estate, Bhat
Near Airport
Ahmedabad  382 428

Telephone

+91 79 6670 1800

Electronic contact

healthcheck@apolloahd.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Meenal Jain
Dr Naresh Himthani
Dr Dhiraj Saxena

Saviour Hospital
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

(near Bharat petrol pump)
Lakhudi Circle Stadium Road
Navrangpura
Ahmedabad 380 014

Telephone

+91 79 6190 8080
+91 98 2405 3196

Additional information

Dr Shailesh Shantilal Talati
Dr Seema Shailesh Talati (by appointment only)
Dr Alka Desai (by appointment only)

Bangalore

Elbit Medical Diagnostics Ltd
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

1 and 1/2, Indian Express Building
Queens Road,
Bangalore 560001

Telephone

+91 80 2286 0365
+91 80 2286 0761
+91 80 2286 0768
+91 80 2286 9105
+91 80 4057 0000

Fax

+91 0 80 4057 0099

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Susan Abraham
Dr Santosh Chandy

Fortis Hospital Bangalore
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

154/9 Bannerghatta Rd
Opp IIM-B​
Bangalore 560076

Telephone

+91 80 6621 4444

Fax

+91 80 6621 4242

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Shalini Joshi (Female)
Dr Girikumar Venati (Male)
Dr Jayasree Kailasam (Female)
Dr Premasudha C. Ramadas (Female)

Chandigarh

National Medical and Dialysis Centre
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

516, Sector 10-D
(opposite Hotel Mountview)
Chandigarh

Counter hours

8 am to 9 pm

Telephone

+91 172 507 4333
+91 172 463 5516

Fax

+91 172 507 4333

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Gurmohan Sandhu
Dr Jyoti Rani

Chennai (Madras)

Apollo Heart Centre
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

156 Greams Road
Chennai 600 006

Counter hours

9 am to 3 pm

Telephone

+91 44 6060 1066
+91 9551 011 666

Electronic contact

immigration_cni@apollohospitals.com
malathi_r@apollohospitals.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Vedapudi Kothandaraman Prakash
Dr Haripriya Jagadish
Dr Rama Narasimhan
Dr Sujatha Sampath
Dr Jagadeesh Chandrasekaran
Dr Subbulakshmi Dorairaj

Hyderabad

Centre for Migration Medicine
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

8-2-293/HH/89, MLA Colony
ACB HQ Office Road
Banjara Hills Road 12
Hyderabad 500 034
Telangana

Telephone

+91 85 0077 7000

Fax

+91 40 2322 5087

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Raj Kumar Songa

GYD Diagnostic and Reference Laboratories
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

6-1-126 and 127/4, Padma Rao Nagar
(lane opposite Gharounda Supermarket)
Secunderabad 500025

Counter hours

Monday to Saturday 8.30 am to 8 pm
Sunday 9 am to 1 pm

Telephone

+91 40 4241 4142
+91 40 4241 4143
+91 40 4241 4144
+91 40 4241 4145

Fax

+91 40 4241 4146

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Manjunath Dinaker

Kolkata (Calcutta)

Pulse Diagnostics Pty Ltd
Street address

75 Sarat Bose Road
Kolkata 700 026

Telephone

+91 33 2454 6142
+91 33 2419 2603
+91 98 3677 1500
+91 98 3016 6740
+91 98 3103 9191
Clinic helpline: +91 98 3097 1200

Fax
+91 33 2454 6142
Electronic contact

pulsevisamedicals@gmail.com
pulsecal@gmail.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Santanu Chatterjee
Dr Sundar Narayan

Ludhiana

Dr Wahiguru Pal Singh, Dr Harkamal Bagga
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

3791/3A, Jagjit Nagar
Pakhowal Road
Ludhiana 141 001

Telephone

+91 161 245 8403
+91 161 245 9403
+91 981 400 1200

Fax

+91 161 502 6200

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Har Kamal Singh Bagga (female)
Dr Wahiguru Pal Singh Sidhu

SPS Apollo Hospital
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Sherpur Chowk G.T. Road
Ludhiana
Punjab 141003

Telephone

+91 161 661 7111

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Parambir Singh
Dr Anupeet Gill

Super X-ray Clinic
Summary

Radiology examinations

Street address

2353/2 Krishna Nagar
Ferozepur Road
(near Aarti Cinema)
Ludhiana 14101

Counter hours

Monday to Saturday 8 am to 8 pm

Telephone

+91 161 240 8031

Electronic contact

cheemayv@yahoo.com

Mohali

Kansal Clinic
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Kothi 4
Phase 2, Sector 54
(near Bassi Theatre)
S.A.S Nagar
Mohali 160 055

Telephone

+91 172 222 5124
+91 172 227 3587
+91 172 466 4663
+91 981 401 2476

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr (Mrs) Shobha Kansal
Dr Ashwani Kumar Kansal

Max Super Speciality Hospital
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Near Civil Hospital
Phase 6
Mohali 160 055

Telephone

+91 172 665 2000
+91 842 766 1909

Fax

+91 172 665 2555

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Sumit Khetarpal
Dr Arpinder Singh Gill
Dr Sachin Pandove​
Dr Gian Prakash Malik

Mumbai

Lilavati Hospital & Research Centre
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

A7 91 Bandra Reclaimation, Bandra West
Mumbai 400050
Maharastra

Telephone

+91 22 2656 8248

Fax

+91 22 2640 7655

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Milan Sangha Milan
Dr Vidya Suratkal

Rele Clinic
Summary
Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

Gita Smruti Premises Co-op. So. Ltd.
10 AA, A Wing, Se​cond Floor
Pandita Ramabai Road
Gamdevi
Mumbai 400 007

Telephone

+91 22 2361 3737
+91 22 2361 3838

Fax

+91 0 22 2364 3636

Electronic contact

jayant.rele@releclinic.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Jayant Rele
Dr Bharati Jayant Rele

New Delhi

Max Multi Speciality Centre
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

N-110 Panchsheel Park
New Delhi​

Telephone

+91 88 6044 4888
+91 01 1460 97200

Fax

+91 11 2649 9860

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Sandeep Budhiraja (male)
Dr Monica Mahajan (female)
Dr Rommel Tickoo (male)
Dr Prabhat Bhushan (male)
Dr Manoj Ranka (male)
Dr Deepti Chopra (female)

Sadhu Vaswani Mission Medical Centre
Summary
Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

4/27, Shantiniketan
New Delhi 110 021

Telephone

+91 11 2411 1562
+91 11 2411 4316
+91 11 2411 1693
+91 11 2469 2544
+91 11 2461 1708

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Malkit Law (female)
Dr Rajiv Khosla (male)

Pune

Ruby Hall Nursing Home
Summary
Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

40 Sasoon Rd
Pune 411 001

Counter hours

Monday to Saturday
12 pm - 3 pm​

Telephone

+91 20 2616 3391
+91 20 6645 5242

Fax

+91 20 2612 4529

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Purvez K Grant (male)
Dr Nirmala Castellino (female)
Dr Nilima Limaye (female)
Dr Sanmay Chowdhury (male)
Dr Chhaya Edul (female)

Trivandrum

Kerala Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS)
Summary
Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

P.B No. 1 Anayara
Thiruvanan Thapuram
Trivandrum

Telephone

+ 91 471 307 1938
+ 91 471 307 1950

Fax

+91 471 244 6438

Electronic contact
medicals.tvm@kimsglobal.com
Additional information

Doctor(s):

Dr Gopinatha Menon (male)
Dr Sanuja Titus Santosh (female)
Dr Ajit Thomas (male)

Police check

India

India
Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Police Clearance Certificate’.
Citizens: Apply in person to the Regional Passport Office.
Resident non-citizens: Apply in person to the Foreigners Registration Office (FRRO) of your state of residence in India.
Non-resident citizens: Apply to the nearest Indian High Commission, Consulate or Embassy in your country of residence.
Non-resident non-citizens:
If you are applying in Australia, visit VFS Global.

If you are in another country, apply in writing to the nearest Indian High Commission or Embassy in your country of residence.

The application must include the length of your stay in India, your address in India, your personal particulars and the reason for requiring the certificate.

Notes: The collection and delivery process of Passport, Visa, Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) and Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) applications in Australia was outsourced to M/s India Passport and Visa Services Centre (IP&VSC) with effect from January 2008.

The collection and delivery process of Police Clearance Certificate applications in Australia was outsourced to M/s India Passport and Visa Services Centre (IP&VSC) with effect from April 2010.