Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What Support does NRI department provide to NRIs?

  • UP NRI department looks after interests and welfare of the Non-Resident Indians belonging to the State. The Department envisions engaging with the Diaspora in the growth journey of Uttar Pradesh by harnessing their knowledge, skills and global reach to dove-tail the same in the developmental efforts of the State.

What are the various services NRIs can avail through the NRI portal?

  • Various services that NRIs can avail on the Portal range from applying for UP NRI Card, filing nomination for UP Pravasi Bhartiya Ratna Puraskar, registering grievances, giving feedback and suggestions to applying for overseas employment.

How to register in the NRI Portal?

  • Interested NRIs need to access www.nri.up.gov.in portal and select online services, where-in he/she needs to select the registration tab to register on the NRI portal.

Do I need to upload any documents for getting registered on the UP NRI OMRA Portal?

  • Yes, the applicants should upload their resume, scanned copy of photograph, and scanned signature.

What if I forget the password of my account?

  • To reset the password, the NRI needs to access the login portal and select the forgot my password option post which he/she will be prompted to reset the password by providing relevant details such as registered user name/ e-mail id post which he will receive password reset options on his registered e-mail id.

How can an NRI provide feedback/ suggestions to the Government?

  • Yes, an NRI can provide feedback and suggestions in the NRI portal under the ‘Online Service’ tab in ‘Give feedback and suggestions’ section.

Can an NRI lodge grievance through NRI portal?

  • Yes, an NRI can lodge his/ her grievance in the NRI portal under the ‘Online Service’ tab in ‘Register Grievance’ section.

Can an NRI raise query through NRI portal?

  • Yes, an NRI can raise a query in the NRI portal under the ‘Online Service’ tab in ‘Raise Query’ section.

Has the website provided users with important contact details?

  • Yes, the website has a section ‘Contact’ which has contact details of the Officials from the NRI Department along with details of Officials from Ministry of External Affairs (MEA)

How to apply online for NRI Card @ nri.up.gov.in?

  • Visit the Official Website of the UP NRI Department, click on the ‘Apply for UP NRI Card’ on the same page., it then redirects the online user to the Login Page.

Can I Apply for the UP NRI Card in offline mode?

  • No, at present, the applicants can’t apply for the UP NRI Card in Offline Mode

Who announced the UP NRI’s portal for the citizens?

  • Hon’ble Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Shri Yogi Adityanath, announced the UP NRI Portal for the citizens of UP in Aug 2020.

Can we make changes in the application form after the registration process of Overseas Employment Exchange?

  • No, the applicants are not allowed to make any modifications once the registration form is submitted.