Embassy of India in London


The Indian Embassy in the United Kingdom is a bilateral mission in London and promotes Indian interests in the United Kingdom. The embassy of India also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United Kingdom. The Indian Embassy in London is headed by Dr Jamini Bhagwati, High Commissioner of India to the United Kingdom.


Indian High Commission in London, the United Kingdom India House Aldwych London WC2B 4NA United Kingdom


(+44) 207-836 8484


(+44) 207-836 4331






Dr Jamini Bhagwati, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United Kingdom require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Indian embassy in London 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 London before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (hcilondon.in ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+44) 207-836 8484 or email administration@hcilondon.in

Consulates of India in the United Kingdom

Next to the embassy in London there could be additional Indian consulates located in the United Kingdom.

Please check below for the locations of the Indian consulates in the United Kingdom.

Indian Consulates in the United Kingdom

Next to the embassy in London, India has consulates in the following cities: Belfast, Birmingham, Cardiff and Edinburgh

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Indian Embassy in London offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from United Kingdom to India as wel as for Indian citizens in United Kingdom. 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.