Instructions to Convert PIO Card to OCI Card Instructions to Convert PIO Card to OCI Card

Instructions to Convert PIO Card to OCI Card

As per extant instruction, all the existing PIO Cardholders as on 9th  January 2015 shall be deemed to be OCI Cardholders. However, it is strongly recommended that all persons having valid PIO cards apply for conversion of PIO to OCI card.

The date for submission of applications for registration as OCI cardholder in lieu of PIO card online has been extended till 30th  September 2020. Applicants can fill their PIO to OCI conversion application on the Government Website (https://ociservices.gov.in/welcome icon-image) followed by CKGS Website (https://www.in.ckgs.us/oci/ icon-image ) and submit the physical copy of application along with the required documents to CKGS Center at the following address (by Walk-in or Mail):

Cox and Kings Global Services Pvt. Ltd

CKGS Application Center
(Visa / OCI / PIO / Renunciation of Indian Citizenship Department) 1001 Texas Ave,
Suite 550 (Level 5),
Houston, TX 77002.
Website: https://www.in.ckgs.us/oci/  icon-image
Ph: 917-444-7911 & 917-444-7752