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

Style of Address:
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 2469 4256

Facsimile:
91 11 4353 0460

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 2020, New Year's Day
10 March 2020, Holi
10 April 2020, Good Friday
25 May 2020, Idul'l Fitr
31 July 2020, Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)
02 October 2020, Mahatma Gandhi"s Birthday
26 October 2020, Dussehra
13 November 2020, Diwali
30 November 2020, Guru Nanak Birthday
25 December 2020, Chritsmas

The UNHCR Field Office in Chennai

Style of Address:
The UNHCR Head of Field Office at 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 2020, New Year's Day