Documents required Applicants are required to submit the following documents for applying OCICard:-
A. In case of applications for registration as Overseas Citizen of India Cardholder in lieu of PIO card, only copies of the following documents to be attached:-
(i) Valid passport of the applicant
B. In case of fresh application for registration as OCI Cardholder, following documents are to be attached:-
(i) Copy of present passport (original to be produced for verification);
(iii) Evidence of relationship as parent/grandparent/ great grandparent, if their Indian origin is claimed as basis for registration as OCI Cardholder: The document of relationship could be “Birth Certificate” issued from competent authority mentioning both parents’ name.
C. In case of minor child whose either or both parents is/are citizen of India:
(i) Copy of child’s birth certificate
D. In case of spouse of foreign origin of a citizen of India/OCI Cardholder:
(i) Registered marriage certificate; indicating that the marriage has completed 2 years as on on the date of application. and
In the case of spouse of an OCI Cardholder, the following documents:-
E. In case of renewal/updation of OCI Card:
(i) Existing OCI card – original and a photocopy;
Note :All the documents required to be enclosed with the application should be self attested.