For information about our work in India:

  • Information for refugees and asylum-seekers in India – help.unhcr.org
  • Visit our country website - India (English)
  • For legislation, case law and UNHCR policy relating to claims for international protection, visit Refworld.

Contact Information

The UNHCR Chief of Mission in India

Street Address:
B-2/16, Vasant Vihar, 110057 New Delhi, India

Mailing Address:
B-2/16, Vasant Vihar, 110057 New Delhi, India

Telephone:
+91 11 43530444

Email:
[email protected]

Time Zone:
GMT + 5.3

Working Hours:
Monday: 9:00 - 17:30
Tuesday: 9:00 - 17:30
Wednesday: 9:00 - 17:30
Thursday: 9:00 - 17:30
Friday: 9:00 - 17:30
Saturday:
Sunday:

Public Holidays:
01 January 2021, New Year's Day
26 January 2021, Republic Day
29 March 2021, Holi
02 April 2021, Good Friday
14 May 2021, Id ul Fitr
21 July 2021, Id ul Zuha
15 October 2021, Dussehra
04 November 2021, Diwali
19 November 2021, Guru Nanak Birthday
24 December 2021, Christmas Eve

Comments:
1800 1035 635 (Toll free)

The UNHCR Field Office in Chennai

Street Address:
No 11, 17th Cross Street,, Besant Nagar, 600090 Chennai, India

Mailing Address:
No. 11, 17th Cross Street,, Besant Nagar, 600090 Chennai, India

Telephone:
91 44 2446 1734

Facsimile:
91 44 2446 1733

Email:
[email protected]

Time Zone:
GMT + 5.3

Working Hours:
Monday: 9:00 - 17:30
Tuesday: 9:00 - 17:30
Wednesday: 9:00 - 17:30
Thursday: 9:00 - 17:30
Friday: 9:00 - 17:30
Saturday:
Sunday:

Public Holidays:
01 January 2021, New Year's Day
14 January 2021, Pongal
26 January 2021, Republic Day
02 April 2021, Good Friday
14 May 2021, Eid al-Fitr
21 July 2021, Eid al-Adha
30 August 2021, Janmashtami
14 October 2021, Ayudha Puja
15 October 2021, Dussehra
04 November 2021, Diwali