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Address :

Consulate General of India,
17, Rutland Square,
Edinburgh EH 1 2BB

Location Map      : click here (Connect with google map)

Working Hours   : 

0900 hrs to 1730 hrs Monday to Friday, except declared holidays. List of Holidays : click here

Telephone No.  +44 131 2292144  for general inquiries

Emergency Contact No.+44-7983029591  ( For use during out of office hours or on a holiday only in case of a genuine emergency, like death or serious illness of immediate family member. It may be noted that the above mobile number is dedicated for emergency cases only and not for non-emergency queries like general information, status enquiry, visa application etc, for which the normal land line contact number i.e. 0131 229 2144 should be utilised during the times indicated thereof.

Email  ID  for inquiries :

The Consul General can be reached at cg.edinburgh@mea.gov.in  whereas his office can be contacted at cgoff.edinburgh @mea.gov.in

Subject specific emails can be sent at the following addresses:-


Email ID of the concerned officer

Administration and Accounts


Commercial matters






Overseas Citizens of India card


Attestation and other Consular matters


Culture and Education related matters


List of India based officials of the Post click here

Consular Services :

All the Consular Services except, Attestation, Power of Attorney, Issuance of Life Certificate and Facilitation of Transprtation of Mortal Remains to India have been outsourced to M/ VFS Global.  The same are available on prior appointment only, which can be booked through the link https://www.hcilondon.gov.in/appointment.php.
M/s VFS Global may be contacted directly for details on documentation and fees etc.  Their website https://services.vfsglobal.com/gbr/en/ind/ may be referred before making any specific query. They can also be contacted for

            General Information at  info.inuk@vfshelpline.com
            Passport/Consular at info.ppt-consularuk@vfshelpline.com
            Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) at  info.ociuk@vfshelpline.com

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