Consulate General of IndiaSan Francisco, California
Serving the states of: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming and territory of Guam
Guidelines for Commissioning of Surrogacy in India
“With effect from 3rd November, 2015, the Ministry of Home Affairs vide its Circular No.25022/74/2011-F.I(Vol.III) dated 3rd November, 2015 has conveyed WITHDRAWAL of granting Medical Visa to Foreign Nationals intending to visit India for commissioning of Surrogacy and the provisions applicable to OCI/PIO cardholders henceforth.
i) No Visa will be issued by any Indian Mission/Post to foreign nationals intending to visit India for commissioning surrogacy.
ii) No permission will be granted by Foreigners Regional Registration Officers (FRROs) / Foreigners Registration Officers (FROs) to Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) cardholders to commission surrogacy in India.”
For consideration and n/a.