INDIAN VISA- REGULAR VISA THROUGH THE CONSULATE
INDIAN VISA- REGULAR VISA THROUGH THE CONSULATE:
Apart from an E Visa you can obtain different regular paper visas for long term based on the purpose of your travel.
Some of the popular Visas to India are Tourist Visa, Business Visa, Entry or X Visa, Medical Visa, Conference Visa etc.
Paper tourist Visa is valid for 10 years with multiple entries. Entry or X Visa is given to the people of Indian origin or people accompanying someone going for a long-term job in India.
Documents Required for Tourist/Entry/Business Visas to India:
Foreign Passport (Copy of front bio and signature page)
Driver License or Utility bill (must be current residential and mailing address)
Naturalization or Citizenship Certificate (Only applicable for Naturalized citizens)
Renunciation Certificate (Applicable for Naturalized Citizens only)
Note 1: Cancellation Stamps on Indian Passports as proof of Renunciation are subject to approval by the Consulate.
Note 2: Renunciation of Indian citizenship is mandatory within 3 years of acquiring foreign citizenship.
Birth Certificate (Only applicable for foreign born applicants)
Marriage Certificate (In case of minors, parent’s marriage certificate required)
Spouse Passport Copy (If married)
Parents Passport Copies (In Case of Minor)
Parents Visa or Green Card Copies (In Case of Minors)
Invitation letter from Indian Company- For Business Visa only
Company letter from the US – For Business Visa only
Letter of Incorporation of Indian Company- For Business Visa only
Passport Size Photo (High Resolution image with white or light color background
Processing Duration: 10 - 14 Days:
Note: Time duration is only an estimate and not a guarantee since the approval of the OCI rests with the sole discretion of the Consulate/Embassy.
Tourist Visa 10 Years- $155
Business Visa 10 Years- $305
Entry Visa 5 Years- $270
$225 Per application