Press Release


With effect from 1st November 2010, the service for Surrender Certificate on Renunciation of Indian Citizenship will be provided by M/s VF Services-Canada at VFS Centres located at Surrey*, Vancouver*, Calgary* and Edmonton*.  No applications will be accepted at the Consulate General of India, #201-325 Howe Street, Vancouver from Monday, 18th October 2010. 


VFS will charge their service fees of C$19.25 plus applicable taxes in addition to the various fees prescribed for Renunciation/Surrender Certificates and miscellaneous services.


 [Kindly Note: Surrender Certificates are not required in cases where the Indian passport has already been cancelled/ surrendered on acquisition of foreign nationality.]



Vancouver:        Unit 604-889 West Pender St.
Vancouver, BC V6C 3B2

Surrey:             Unit 100-8140 Scott Plaza, 120th St.
Surrey, BC V3W 3N3

Calgary:          Indian Visa and Consular Services Center
Unit 927, 5075 Falcon Ridge Blvd NE NE

Calgary, Alberta

T3J 3K9.

Edmonton:         Unit 201 - 9252 34 Avenue NW
Edmonton Alberta
T6E 5P2