Can someone please confirm the below checklist? Checklist to send to Indian Consulate at SFO by MAIL: $27 Money order or Cashiers’ cheque drawn in favor of the ‘Consulate General of India, San Francisco’ Application form -- photo and signature (3.5cm*3.5cm (2"*2") photos) Personal proforma -- photo and signature -- Two Indian References Notarized copies of I-797 and Driving License in the US ORIGINAL PASSPORT Trackable pre-paid return mailing envelope (USPS 'Express Mail' or FEDEX etc.) Sources: http://www.cgisf.org/page/display/143/236 Additional questions: 1. Do we have to sign on top of the photo we are pasting to Application form and personal proforma? 2. Do I have to send them self-attested copies of my passport as well? 3. How long does it take for them to process (since this is by mail) excluding the to and fro postage time ?