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Guidelines applying for visa, passport or consular service:

1. Application forms are accepted on all working days, in the morning, between 0900 hours and 1200 hours and collection/distribution time is between 1500 hours and 1600 hours (03 pm to 04 pm) on the day indicated.
2. Processing time for visa to a Surinamese national is one working day, but may be extended if so required - please check on exact day for collection when you submit the application.
3. In case of non-Suriname passport holders, time taken to process visa is 3-4 working days.
4. Fees and other charges are to be paid in US Dollars only and are to be paid in cash or bank draft drawn in favour of Embassy of India along with additional US$3.00 as ICWF charges for Visa & OCI services, & US$ 2.00 for passport related miscellaneous services and US$5.00 as bank draft charges.
5. Fees once paid cannot be refunded.
6. Please ensure that your application, in the prescribed format and properly filled in, is accompanied by all required documentation, including the required number of photographs where necessary. Ensure that signatures are given wherever required, especially in the two signature boxes on the first and last page of the passport application form.
7. Please ensure that your contact number is mentioned on the form so that we can call you in case any clarification is required.
8. Please check the spelling of your name, particulars and dates etc. in the passport/visa or other documents carefully at the time of collection.

Address: Embassy of India, Dr. Sophie Redmondstraat 239,
PO Box 1329, Paramaribo,Suriname.
Working hours: 0800 to 1630 hours (Monday to Friday)
Telephone Number: (0597) 498344/531448/531449
Fax Number: (0597) 491106/499382

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