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Life Certificate


Life Certificates

The Consulate provides attestation services of Life Certificates for purposes of pension drawn in India and also for other purposes.

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Applications for life certificates may be submitted in person with prior online appointment at the Consulate or may be sent directly to the Consulate through mail/courier at the following address:


Consulate General of India,

#201-325 Howe Street,

Vancouver, BC, V6C 1Z7.

It may be ensured that the applications are complete with the following:

1. Duly filled in Life Certificate form in duplicate (for blank form click here)

2. Miscellaneous Service Application form (for blank form click here) – Kindly ensure that a Whatsapp mobile number is prominently written on the application form.

3. A self attested copy of valid passport.

4. A self-addressed, prepaid Xpresspost/courier envelope must be attached in order to dispatch the authenticated life certificates back to the applicant.

5. Fees: (i) Life certificate for pension purposes is provided free of any charge.

(ii) For all other purposes  [Click here for Form], a fee of CAD 16 payable by bank draft/postal order favouring “Consulate General of India”.

It may please be noted that incomplete applications shall not be processed and would be sent back in the return envelope provided by the applicant.

Consulate will identify the applicant through a video call over Whatsapp before authenticating the Life Certificate. The authenticated life certificate would be sent back to the applicant in the pre-paid self-addressed envelope provided by the applicant.