This OCI application guide is also available in the United States. There are quite a number of similar milestones, documents and schedules. But CKGS (Cox & Kings Global Services) handles OCI card (and other passport / consular services) applications in the US. VFS handle
- The security staff at the VFS center will check and issue your token number at the appointment time.
- Wait for your number– if the center is behind schedule on the day, you may have to wait .
- Send your request and supporting documents at the counter when called and pay the OCI application fee.
OCI Card fees in the UK
The price for the OCI card is £ 201,44 in the United Kingdom. The charge for OCI usage is GBP 194 and GBP 7.44 for VFS Service Fee. Fees can be paid by means of cash, debit card or a postal or bank draft payable to “VF Services UK Ltd.”
Note: VFS no longer accepts credit cards for any services at the time of this write-up. Make sure you have one of the approved methods of payment.
Do you need to submit your original passport for OCI application?
Security Warning to keep in mind
- The applicant only is allowed to be present at the Cox & Kings Global Services
- Use of Mobile phones or any other electronics is prohibited
- No bags except a plastic containing documents are allowed
- Food is prohibited
- No sharp or metal objects are allowed
- No storage facility is available