Term & Conditions
Passport should have at least six months validity from the date of arrival in India. The passport should have at least two blank pages for stamping by the Immigration Officer for Indian Visa on Arrival. International Travellers should have return ticket or onward journey ticket, with sufficient money to spend during his/her stay in India. Applicants of the eligible countries are requested to apply online minimum 4 days in advance of the date of arrival with a window of 120 days.
e-Visa is valid for entry through 28 designated Airports (i.e. Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Bagdogra, Bengaluru, Bhubaneshwar, Calicut, Chennai, Chandigarh,Cochin, Coimbatore, Delhi, Gaya, Goa, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Portblair, Pune, Tiruchirapalli, Trivandrum, Varanasi & Visakhapatnam) and 5 designated seaports (i.e. Mumbai, Chennai, Cochin, Goa and Mangalore). However, the foreigner can take exit from any of the authorized Immigration Check Posts (ICPs) in India.
Applicants are requested to carry a copy of eTV while travelling. On arrival in India the biometric details of the applicant will be mandatorily captured at Immigration. The applicant is requested to fill the Visa Application Form accurately and submit the same with the applicable visa fees and mentioned requirements. Incomplete and duplicate applications will not be accepted.
The applicant is requested to provide correct email ID, since we send the ETA via email in JPEG or PDF format in attached files.
e-Visa India Fee
The Indian Visa Application on this website must be submitted at least 4 days prior to your travel date. The fee will be charged in the Indian Currency and the amount will reflect in the statement in the currency of the country where the card was issued. Tourists are allowed to stay between 90 to 180 days in a single visit depending on the Nationality. The validity of visa shall be mentioned on the Indian visa grant letter which shall be emailed to the registered email address in PDF format. Please ensure that the photograph uploaded with the application at the time of submission is visible on the visa grant letter as well otherwise it may be considered as invalid at the Indian Immigration Check Post.
Government of India reserves all the rights to make any changes in the requirements and fees for India e-Visa without any prior notice. The payable fee amount may vary time to time in accordance to the changes made by the Government of India. This is an online system so, such changes by Ministry of External or Corporate Affairs may result in loss or delay relating to such changes. Visa fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable. Approval or rejection of the visa application depends on the decision of the Government of India. Your application may be rejected or approved and the reason against the rejection shall be mentioned on your rejection letter which is going to be final and the amount is 100% non-refundable.
Effective 25th September 2019, the Indian Visa Online fee has been changed as below. Please go through the new fee structure carefully before making your choice of Category of Indian e-Visa Application.
|Types of e-Visa||e-Tourist Visa||e-Business Visa||e-Medical Visa||e-Attendant Visa||e-Conference Visa|
|30 DAYS MULTIPLE ENTRY VISA||$25||NA||NA||NA||NA|
|1 YEAR MULTIPLE ENTRY VISA||$40||$100||$100||$100||$100|
|5 YEAR MULTIPLE ENTRY VISA||$80||NA||NA||NA||NA|
Processing Related Terms
Issuance of a visa or approval of visa application does not in any way give the applicant a right to enter India. The entry is at the sole discretion of the Immigration officer at the India Airport who is a representative of the Government of India. In case of denial of visa or entry into Indian territory, we shall not be held liable in any manner whatsoever. The issuance is subject to the rules of Government of India with the rights to make any changes anytime. We shall not be liable for any losses or damages, which the applicant may suffer arising from delay in processing or receiving of visa. We are keen to take all reasonable measures to ensure that information provided by the Applicants will remain confidential however, we shall not be liable for any unauthorized access by any means to that information.
For 30 Days Indian e Tourist Visa Applications, the visa results shall be emailed within 4-7 business days from the date of submission as standard procedure for travellers whose arrival date is within next 10 days. For travellers arriving in India beyond 10 days from the date of submission, the visa application shall be processed according to their travel date and the visa result shall be emailed 3 business days prior to your travel date mentioned in the application to provide you the maximum number of days of utility. All the other applications shall be processed normal as and when submitted. The processing time is valid only after receipt of the appropriate documents and verification procedure completed by the verification Officer against each individual application. e-Visa India will not be responsible for any delay in the process due to non-availability of proper documents and failed verification. The processing timeframe is applicable after the application is complete with all the information and documents required to process the application. The processing timeframe for Sri Lankan and Chinese Passport Holders is 10 business days. The total price of Visa varies for different Nationalities and the category of visa selected and the payable amount shall be more than the visa fee including the processing fee. You must pay the processing fee along with the visa fee at the time of submission or else your application will be held under pending status.
You can also check the status of your visa online by using your Application number and other credentials. The status of your application can be checked all the time two hours after making the payment at the CHECK VISA STATUS link on the Home page or click at this link Click Here. Please send an email at [email protected] or call 24/7 customer support number given on Contact Us page, if you haven't received the visa result in the above mentioned timeframe.
The website reserves the right to amend the terms and conditions at any time without notice or liability and all applicants availing of this facility shall be bound by the same.
e-Visa India Urgent Processing Facility
Applicants who wish to expedite their application for fast track processing may choose the Urgent Processing facility. Under this facility a special Verification officer shall be appointed to your application to complete the verification procedure on urgent basis and process it on fast track to obtain the visa result within one to three days. For Urgent Processing you may fill the application on this link Apply Urgent Visa Or if you wish to convert your normal application to Fast Track one anytime before making the payment then you can go to the AMEND OR COMPLETE PARTIALLY FILLED FORM on the Home Page or click on this link Click Here. If you wish convert your application to Fast Track Processing after you have made the payment then contact the 24X7 support team urgently over the phone. You can pay the difference and convert the normal application to the Fast track Processing.
Cancellation and Refunds
The fee is 100% non-refundable and non-transferrable irrespective of your application being granted, rejected or cancelled.
Exclusive Jurisdiction Clause
Each of the parties to this Agreement irrevocably agrees that the courts of New Delhi, India shall have exclusive jurisdiction to hear and decide any suit, action or proceedings, and/or to settle any disputes, which may arise out of or in connection with the Agreement or its formation or validity and, for these purposes, each party irrevocably submits to the jurisdiction of the courts of New Delhi, india.