Contact Information

Consular Section

Nonimmigrant Visas

Please visit our Global Support Services (GSS) website to apply for a nonimmigrant U.S. visa or submit emergency visa appointment requests. Please direct all routine visa inquiries to  For non-routine or other urgent nonimmigrant visa inquiries, please email Please note that routine inquiries sent to will not receive a response.

American Citizen Services

For routine inquiries, please review the pages on U.S. Citizen Services and Kolkata Resources before emailing us at Please schedule an appointment to receive routine U.S. citizen services. If you or your U.S. citizen family member face an emergency such as arrest or hospitalization, or if you need to report the death of a U.S. citizen, please call our designated line at the 24/7 U.S. Embassy New Delhi switchboard at (033)-6827-2400. Please ask the operator to connect you to Kolkata American Citizen Services. American Citizen Services is unable to answer inquiries about U.S. visas.