skip to main content
Flag of India

Consulate General of India in Atlanta, Georgia

Consulate General of India in Atlanta, Georgia, located at 5549 Glenridge Drive NE. View a location map, get driving directions or view the information about the address, phone, office hours, official website, Facebook page, Twitter, consular jurisdiction, consular services, holidays, visa list, and head of mission (HOM).

  • Address

    5549 Glenridge Drive NE
    Atlanta, GA 30342
    United States
  • Telephone

  • (404) 963-5902, Emergency phone: (404) 910-7919
  • Email

  • [email protected]
    Consular Services (passport and visa): [email protected]
  • Office Hours

  • Monday to Friday: 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
    List of holidays

Consular Jurisdiction

Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee and US Virgin Islands.

Location Map

Location map of the Consulate General of India in Atlanta, Georgia


Office website

Social Media


The following is a brief listing of services offered at the Consulate General of India in Atlanta, Georgia.

  • Issuing emergency travel documents
  • Attestation of documents
  • Power of attorney
  • Civil registration

Head of Mission

Shri Ramesh Babu Lakshmanan, Consul General

Common Visa Types

Citizens of qualified countries may be able to travel to India without a visa. The most common types of India visas are the following.

  • Tourist Visa
  • Business Visa
  • Employment Visa
  • Student Visa
  • Research Visa
  • Medical Visa
  • Journalist Visa
  • Conference Visa
  • Transit Visa
  • Entry Visa

Indian Passports

The government of India issues several types of passports, including:

Regular Passport (Dark Blue cover): This is the standard passport issued to Indian citizens for general travel purposes. It is a "Type P" passport, P stands for Personal.

Diplomatic Passport (Maroon cover): Diplomatic passports are issued to diplomats, Members of Parliament, members of the Union Council of Ministers, and individuals representing the Indian government on diplomatic missions abroad. It is a "Type D" passport, D standing for Diplomatic.

Official Passport (White cover): Official passports are issued to government officials, members of the Indian Armed Forces, members of the Indian diplomatic corps, and individuals representing the Indian government on official business or diplomatic missions. It is a "Type S" passport, S stands for Service.

Consular Assistance

Indian embassies and consulates offer vital consular services to Indian citizens abroad, including issuing, renewing, and replacing passports. They also provide crucial assistance in emergencies, such as accidents, illnesses, or legal matters. These diplomatic missions are essential support systems for Indian nationals traveling or living overseas, ensuring their safety and well-being while away from home. Their services are pivotal in addressing the needs and concerns of Indian citizens during their international travels or stays.

Emergency Travel Document (EC)

The Emergency Travel Document or Emergency Certificate (EC) is a one-way travel document issued to Indian citizens who have no valid travel documents and need to return to India on an emergency basis. EC is issued to those citizens of India to whom a new passport cannot be issued in an emergency in a short period of time. It allows the holder to travel back to India.

Besides Consulate General of India in Atlanta, Georgia India also has 6 representations in the following cities of United States:

All diplomatic missions of India in United States

Diplomatic missions of India in neighbouring countries/regions of United States:

Share on Facebook or Twitter

United States in India

United States has 5 representations in the following cities:

Pie chart

This pie chart shows worldwide diplomatic missions of India by type

Help us improve

Report an Error or Update the details of the Consulate General of India in Atlanta, Georgia.


All materials have been prepared for general information purposes only. The content on this website is not guaranteed to be correct, complete, or up to date. If you wish to report an issue, please let us know.

This page was last edited on 08 January 2024 at 11:15 PM (EST).