The Consulate General of India is located at 365 Bloor Street East, 7th Floor, Toronto ON M4W 3L4. The closest intersection is Bloor and Sherbourne. The nearest subway is Sherbourne station. (Click here for map).

The Consulate does not accept any applications directly, except for Emergency Visa, Emergency Passport (Tatkaal), and Attestations. These services are available at the Consulate from Monday to Friday:
Submission: 9:00 am to 12:00 (Noon) Collection: Morning/Evening (as informed at the time of submission)

Applications relating to Passport, Visa, Surrender Certificate, Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) card, Persons of Indian Origin (PIO), Certificate of Birth, Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) and consular services are handled by an outsourcing agency - BLS International Services Canada Inc. (BLS). The website of BLS is:www.blsindia-canada.com. The relevant application forms could also be downloaded from BLS website: www.blsindia-canada.com.

Online Indian visa application forms are available at India's Home Ministry's website at: http://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/.


If you have visited any of our consular service centres managed by M/S BLS and faced any kind of problem due to lack of information,improper handling, long waiting hours, extra charges, courier charges imposed even if you request for pick up services, asked to bring in documents repeatedly or you were asked to visit the consulate for further clarification then please share your experience at conscon@cgitoronto.ca and give your valuable suggestions. 

Important information regarding attestation of documents, NO POSTAL SERVICE FOR APPLICANTS FROM GTA AREA (Please click HERE for details)
Please note that courier charges for consular services at all BLS centres are not compulsory. If it is charged against your will, kindly inform us immediately at conscon@cgitoronto.ca
The Government of India vide Gazette Notification No.26011/01/2014-IC.I dated 09.01.2015 has merged the PIO card with OCI card scheme with effect from 9th January 2015.  It is hereby informed that henceforth there shall be only OCI card scheme in existence.  (Please click HERE for details)
"All PIO cardholders are hereby informed that Registration for conversion of PIO cards to OCI cards has already started and it will be a Gratis service.Registration to be done on the OCI website.  Applications for PIO card conversion to OCI is to be submitted to the same Mission, who issued the PIO card. In case of change of nationality, applicant has to apply for a new OCI as a fresh application only as per normal terms and conditions."

Details of consular jurisdiction of Consulate General of India, Toronto and BLS centres are given below:

  • Consular Jurisdiction of the Consulate in Toronto
    Ontario (Except Applicants residing at Postal Code starting with letter K)

    Quebec (Except Applicants residing at Postal Codes starting with letters J, H, K)

    Manitoba New Brunswick Nova Scotia Prince Edward Island Newfoundland

  • Locations of BLS Centres

    Monday to Saturday
    8:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Collection: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

    Toronto: 1448 Lawrence Avenue E
    Unit 6 A, ON M4A 2V6
    Phone: +1-416 307 2237
    Email: toronto@blsindia-canada.com

    Brampton: 10 Gillingham Drive,
    Unit 201 ON L6X 5A5
    Phone: +1-416 307 2237
    Email: brampton@blsindia-canada.com

    Winnipeg:1806, 201 Portage Avenue
    18th Floor, MB R3B 3K6
    Phone: +1-204-285-3985
    Email: winnipeg@blsindia-canada.com