[Change of name, issue of duplicate OCI, Transfer of OCI visa, Change of personal particulars etc.]
OCI Miscellaneous Services are available in the event of:
issuance of new passport;
change of personal particulars viz. nationality;
Loss /Damage of OCI registration certificate/visa.
erroneously entering wrong personal particulars while submitting online applications;
Change of address / occupation.
For an applicant who is 20 years of age or younger, OCI documents must be re-issued every time after the issuance of a new passport in view of biological changes in face of the applicant and just once after completion of 50 years of age.
For an applicant who is between 21 to 49 years of age, there is no need to re-issue OCI documents each time a new passport is issued. However, if the applicant desires, he/she can request that the OCI documents be re-issued so that the OCI documents reflect the correct passport number.
If the OCI card is issued for the first time after the age of 50 years, then there is no need for re-issuance of OCI
PIO card holders desirous of any miscellaneous service.