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Welcome to the Consular, Passport and Visa Division

CPV Division of MEA has two parts, one headed by Joint Secretary (PSP &CPO) and the other by Joint Secretary(CPV), and handles all policy matters related to:


  • 1. Issuance of Ordinary Indian Passports
  • 2. Establishment & Administration matters of the Central Passport Organization
  • 1. Issuance of Diplomatic & Official Passports
  • 2. Issuance of Indian Visas at our Missions abroad for foreign nationalss
  • 3. Legalisation/Attestation of documents, registration of births & deaths abroad
  • 4. Extradition Matters
  • 5. Consular Grievances
  • 6. Processing of Visa requests from foreign Missions & Posts based in New Delhi for their Diplomats & Non-diplomatic staff

MADAD Consular Grievance Monitoring System, please click here

Passport Seva

For all types of Indian Passports, please click here

Electronic Tourist Visa (eTV)

For Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA),please click here

indian visa online

For Indian visas,please click here