Visa Category

Updates and Notices

Dear Applicant(s): Indian visa application center is temporarily closed until further notice. You may write/call us in case of any query.
Emergency contact number
Guangzhou: 13335961893
Beijing: 13335977712
Shanghai: 021-52562229

2020-02-02 14:30:50

Due to certain current developments, travel to India on E-visas stands temporarily suspended with immediate effect. This applies to holders of Chinese passports and applicants of other nationalities residing in the People’s Republic of China. Holders of already issued E-visas may note that these are no longer valid.
All those who have a compelling reason to visit India may contact the Embassy of India in Beijing or the Indian consulates in Shanghai or Guangzhou, as well as the Indian Visa Application Centres in these cities.

The India Visa Application Centre, Guangzhou will remain closed on 21st February 2017 due to disruption in supply of electricity owing to maintenance drill by Guangzhou Tianhe power supply bureau in Times Square Complex. We sincerely apologise for the inconvenience caused to applicants.

Surrogacy Arrangement

2013-04-29 07:28:28

Any person seeking a visa to India for purpose of entering into a surrogacy arrangement must ascertain beforehand whether the law of Republic of India permits surrogacy and will provide appropriate travel documents to the child for accompanying the surrogate parents. Entering into surrogacy arrangement under any other visa not sought for surrogacy is punishable under the Indian law.

Gap of at least 2 months between two visits, Tourist Visa

2013-04-29 07:27:37

There should be a gap of at least 2 months between two visits to India on a Tourist Visa for foreigners.