RENUNCIATION OF INDIAN
RENUNCIATION OF INDIAN CITIZENSHIP:
Once you acquire foreign citizenship, it is mandatory to renounce your Indian passport and citizenship within 3 years of Naturalization.
India do not allow dual nationality like US and Canada.
Renunciation Certificate is a mandatory document for acquiring an OCI Card or a long-term Indian
Document Checklist for Renunciation: Copies
Foreign Passport (Bio Page)
Naturalization Certificate (Also known as Citizenship Certificate)
Indian Passport (first 2 and last 2 pages or first 4 pages in case of very old handwritten passports)
Note: You will need to send the original Indian Passport later for cancellation if you have the
original in possession.
Driver License or Utility Bill
Spouse Passport (If married)
2 Passport Size photo (will be required along with signed physical forms after the online processing is completed)
$78 (If naturalized before June 2010)
$235 (If naturalized after June 2010)
$225 Per Application