Miscellaneous Information

Miscellaneous Information

  • The duration of stay in India, for each visit on a tourist visa or business visa is only for a period of 6 months even though a valid visa may be for more than 6 months.
  • Visa is given for a period for which passport is valid. For example, if a passport is valid until April 30,2003 and an applicant is applying for 5 years visa on December 31,1999, the applicant will not be issued a 5 years visa as the passport expires before the 5 year visa.
  • Validity of all visas is counted from the date of their issue.
  • VTourist visa up to 5 years may be granted if the foreigner is connected with the tourism trade.
  • If visa is for more than 180 days, registration is compulsory within 14 days of first arrival in India.
  • For Extension of visa contact MHA- Director (F), LokNayakBhawan, Ist floor, Khan market, New Delhi-110003.
  • The duration of stay in India, for each visit on a tourist visa or business visa is only for a period of 6 months even though a valid visa may be for more than 6 months.
  • Visa is given for a period for which passport is valid. For example, if a passport is valid until April 30,2003 and an applicant is applying for 5 years visa on December 31,1999, the applicant will not be issued a 5 years visa as the passport expires before the 5 year visa.
  • The duration of stay in India, for each visit on a tourist visa or business visa is only for a period of 6 months even though a valid visa may be for more than 6 months.
  • Visa is given for a period for which passport is valid. For example, if a passport is valid until April 30,2003 and an applicant is applying for 5 years visa on December 31,1999, the applicant will not be issued a 5 years visa as the passport expires before the 5 year visa. Validity of all visas is counted from the date of their issue.
  • Tourist visa up to 5 years may be granted if the foreigner is connected with the tourism trade.
  • If visa is for more than 180 days, registration is compulsory within 14 days of first arrival in India.
  • For Extension of visa contact MHA- Director (F), LokNayakBhawan, Ist floor, Khan market, New Delhi-110003.

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