Embassy of India in Lilongwe


The Indian Embassy in Malawi is a bilateral mission in Lilongwe and promotes Indian interests in Malawi. The embassy of India also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Malawi. The Indian Embassy in Lilongwe is headed by Mr D. V. N. Rao, Charge dAffaires a.i. of India to Malawi.


Indian High Commission in Lilongwe, Malawi Area 9, House No. 55 Lilongwe Malawi


(+265) 1 755 337





Mr D. V. N. Rao, Charge dAffaires a.i.

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Malawi require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Indian embassy in Lilongwe you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for India

For all Indian visa related matters contact the embassy in Lilongwe before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+265) 1 755 337 or email

Consulates of India in Malawi

Next to the embassy in Lilongwe there could be additional Indian consulates located in Malawi.

Please check below for the locations of the Indian consulates in Malawi.

Indian Consulates in Malawi

Next to the embassy in Lilongwe, India has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that India does not have any consulates located in Malawi ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Indian Embassy in Lilongwe offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Malawi to India as wel as for Indian citizens in Malawi. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Indian nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.