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Diplomatic and Consular Corps of Karnataka (DCCK) has been formed as a dedicated point of establishment and is registered as a society under the Indian societies act to forge a symbiotic relationship between Govt of Karnataka and the various foreign representations and missions in the State. DCCK will provide a single interface on socio-economic activities of Karnataka State and its development and also coordinate investment in the state across all potential sectors through the various missions. It will be one point contact for visitors from the state who want to interact with those countries and also a platform for various foreign missions to interact with the government of Karnataka through a single window.

Karnataka has emerged as the State which attracts the largest quantum of investment from foreign investors and the presence of these trade and consular missions in the state is a proof of that. With the State having earned a reputation as the most sought after destination for multinational corporations, especially in the technology area, the DCCK has been formed to attract more investment to the State and to provide a platform for the foreign missions to explore investment partners in their respective countries. The DCCK will also help and facilitate foreign investors and NRIs (Non-Resident Indians) in setting up their ventures in the state through these missions.

The main aim of DCCK is to assist foreign investors with their requirements in India, motivate investors for development and promotion of Karnataka’s literature, cultural and heritage activities overseas and encourage foreign missions for adoption of Educational Institutions in the backward areas of Karnataka and skill development and have a separate facilitation department within the DCCK to interact with the Protocol department of Karnataka on a day to day basis.The DCCK also hopes to draw up on the knowledge reservoir of Diaspora for development of the State.

Membership Benefits

  • Brings Consuls and other diplomats together with top level officials of the Federal and Local Government who make or implement policies critical for conducting consular duties
  • Offers unparalleled opportunities to network with colleagues
  • Sponsors superior training events to help consuls effectively execute their duties