Passport and Visa InformationEvery foreign national require a
valid passport and visa to enter India. Visa has to made before arrival at
the airport, there is no provision of Visa on Arrival and no fee
is charged for immigration facilities at the airports. National of Bhutan,
Nepal and Maldives do not require visa to enter India, for the period up to
90 days. The Consular Passport and Visa (CPV) Division of the ministry of
External Affairs is responsible for issuance of Indian visas to the foreign
nationals for their visit for various purposes. The facility is alloted
through embassies abroad. We provide all kind if passport information and visa information. The 8 principal types of visa issued, are as follows :
Validation - Six months.
Requirements - Produce proof of his or her financial
status. For collective tourist visa not less then four members with a
recognized travel agency can be permitted.
Norms and regulations - Non extensible and non-
Validation - One or more years
Requirements - Letter of authorization from the present
employer suggesting the work profile, duration of stay, purpose and other
Validation - Maximum for five years.
Requirements - Proof of admission to recognized school,
colleges , university or any other institution.
Validation - Can be extended for maximum period of
Norms and regulations - Cannot obtained from immigration
counters at interfaces of entry in India. Transit Visas are non-extendible
Visa to Missionaries
Validation - Duration and number of entries depends on
the permission granted by Government of India.
Norms and regulationsLetter in three copies from
sponsoring organization to support the nature of work and purpose along with
duly signed guarantee for applicant's sustainment while staying India.
Eligibility - Only professional journalist and
Norms and regulations - Journalists are directed to
report to External Publicity Division of the Ministry of External Affairs.
In addition to that they also have to report to the Office of the Government
of India's Press Information Bureaus in other places.
Norms and regulations - Issued for attending
conferences, seminars and meetings in India.
Requirements - A letter of invitation from the
organizers is required.
Additional gain - Representative may merge their
business meetings/seminars/conferences with tourism.
Requirements - Cogent evidence of employment/engagement
of foreign nationals by the organization in India.