There are certain diplomatic missions, which are sent by the foreign countries in order to maintain healthy relations with other countries of the World. India has its consulates in most of the countries. Similarly there are other countries from outside also who have their Office of the consulates in India. The title Consul actually refers to the official representatives of the government of one state and in the territory of another. Having an office of Consul helps in protecting the interests of the citizen’s of the Consul’s own country. It also helps in maintaining healthy relationship with other nations. This facilitates the trade and friendship between different people of various nations. The office of Consul is termed as Consulate. The main feature of this office of the Consulate is that it is subordinate to the state’s main representative in that foreign country. This main representative is known as the Embassy.
Similarly there are Foreign Consulates in Goa also. This facilitates trade and commerce in the state of Goa between other countries. These offices of Embassies and Consulates also protect the interest of the various citizens of the Consulates country. Any issues regarding these citizens are solved in the Embassies and the Consulates.
Consulates in India
Austrian Consulate - This office of Consulate in situated in the city of Vasco. This consulate deals with the matters regarding the citizens from Austria.
3rd Floor Salgaonkar House V M Salgoankar Bros Pvt Ltd, F L Gomes Road, Vasco Da Gama, Goa - 403802, India.
Ph: +(91)-(832)-2513811 , 2513816
- Federal Republic of Germany – This Consulate is situated in the city of Panaji. This consulate deals with the matters regarding with the citizens of Germany.
Cmm Building, Rua De Ourem, Panaji, Goa - 403001, India.
Ph:+(91)-(832)-2420628 , 2235526
United Kingdom Consular Office – This consulate is located in the city of Panaji. In this consulate any matters that relate to the citizens of United Kingdom are dealt with.
British Deputy High Commission
S/13/14 Dempo Towers, Patto Plaza, 18th June Road, Panaji, Goa - 403001, India.
Ph:+(91)-(832)-2438734 , 2438897 , 2228571
Consulate General of Portugal – This consulate is situated in the city of Panaji. Any matters that relates to the citizens of Portugal staying in India is heard and is dealt with in this office.
Parwati House No 38/39, Father Agnelo Road, Panaji, Goa - 403001, India.
Ph:+(91)-(832)-2421524 , 2421525 , 2224004 , 2229266
Italian Vice Consulate – This consulate is situated in the city of Panaji. Any matter that relates to the citizens of Italy is dealt in this consulate.
D/1 Sesa Ghor Patto Plaza, Panaji, Goa - 403001, India.
Ph:+(91)-(832)-2438944 , 2438945
Austrian Consulate Panaji
3rd Floor Kamat Centre, D B Marg, Panaji Market, Goa - 403001, India.
2nd Floor LIC Bldg, Patto Plaza, Panaji, Goa - 403001, India.
D/5,2nd Floor,Valles Building, Near Pwd,Lydia Garden, Panaji, Goa - 403001, India.