No appointment is required to meet Consul General Mr. Dinesh Bhatia every Friday from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon.
The Consulate General of India never asks for any payments for its services other than those listed at the Consulate's website. It is advised not to believe or fall in a trap of any unscrupulous elements.
The Consulate does not accept any applications directly, except for Emergency Visa, Emergency Passport (Tatkaal), and Attestations. These services are available at the Consulate as per following timings:
Submission/Queries: 9:30 am to 12:30 noon (Monday to Friday)
Collection: Morning/Evening (as informed at the time of submission).
Please note that no submission/queries will be entertained beyond timings mentioned above
The Consulate General of India, Toronto 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)
Applications relating to Passport, Visa, Surrender Certificate, Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI), conversion of Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) to OCI, Certificate of Birth, Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) and other consular services except attestation of documents shall be submitted to the outsourcing agency - BLS International Services Canada Inc. (BLS). The website of BLS is:www.blsindia-canada.com. The relevant application forms could be downloaded from BLS website: www.blsindia-canada.com
Online Indian visa application forms are available at India's Home Ministry's website: http://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/Indian e-Tourist Visa (eTV) now available for Canadian citizens who may apply at https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/tvoa.html. NO repeat NO other portal or agency (including Consulate General of India and BLS) is authorised to process eTV applications. For details click HERE.
The Consulate's EMERGENCY contact number (only for genuine emergency after office hours and weekends) is 647 668 9433
Government of India has made arrangements with some foreign countries to issue "e-Tourist Visa/Visa on arrival or No visa" to Indian Passport holders. You may click HERE to see the list of such countries.
Applicants for Consular, Passport, Visa service are informed that Courier charges are not mandatory, if an applicant is charged against his/her wish, the matter may be reported to: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com - You are also informed that postal service is not available for resident of GTA area.