Embassy Service Options
E Visa 48 Hrs
Visa Availability - India Embassy Fees
Business E visa Multiple entry 1 year 3 days £84.00
Business Single entry 1 year 3-5 days £174.44
Business Single Entry Same day £325.00
Business Multiple entry 1 year 3-5 business days £174.44
Business Multiple entry Same day £325.00
Business Multiple entry 0-5 years 3-5 days £500.44
Business Multiple entry 2-5 years Same day £600.44
Tourist E Visa Multiple entry 1 year 3-5 days £34.00
Tourist E Visa up to 5 years 3-5 days £66.00
Tourist E Visa Double entry 1 month 3-5 days £22.00
Tourist Single entry1 year 3-5 days £120.44
Tourist Multiple entry1 year 3-5 days £120.44
Tourist Multiple 5 years 3-5 days £340.44
Conference E Visa Single 0-4 mths 3-5 days £84.00
Conference Single entry 0-3 mths 10-12 days £65.57
Student Student Visa 1 year 10-12 days £154.00
General Entry Multiple entry 1 year 10-15 days £121.88
General Entry Multiple entry 5 years 10-15 days £337.44
Transit Single entry 3 mths 10-12 days £66.20
Employment Multiple Entry 0-6 mths 10-12 days £328.57
Employment 1 year 10-12 days £355.57
Employment Multiple entry 5 years 10-12 days £421.57
Film Media Single Entry 3 mths 10 weeks £75.57
Medical Single entry 1 year 10-12 days £102.57
Medical Double Entry 1 year 10-12 days £102.57
Business E Visa
Scanned copy of UK passport. A clear scan of the information pages of your valid, signed passport.
The passport must have 2 blank pages ready for visa issue upon arrival in India.
E visa is only available to 16 entry Airports in India- please ask you consultant.
Passport-type photograph: must be uploaded to your applicant profile on the submission form below.
Business Card Copy or Invitation Letter is required. upload on the form below. Please include Your name, company name, company or business affiliation and contact information
An invitation from the company in India whom you are visiting.
India visa application form.
Original, signed passport with at least 6 months of remaining validity.
Photographs: 2. Photographs for an Indian Visa Application
Please note SIZING must be 50mmx50mm ('2x2')
UK Business Support letter. The business letter must include the following detail.
• introduce the applicant please specify employment status/position held in the company.
• State the nature of the business to be conducted (ie. business meetings, contract negotiations, servicing and technical support etc.) and the names and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in India.
• Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa
• Guarantee of sufficient funds for travel.
Letter of invitation - Business invitation.
A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in India. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Indian High Commission in London", and signed by a senior manager or director- The business letter must include;
• introduction of the visiting person and the capacity they hold - status/position held in the visiting company
• State the nature of the business to be conducted and the names and addresses of companies - branches to be contacted in India.
• Specify the type and desired validity of the visa applied for.
For a long-term business visa (up to 5 years). Visas of 5 years and over may require Biometric submission at the embassy -
One original signed letter from the company in UK & one Letter of invitation from an Indian Company. Both the letters need to contain the following information:
• Purpose of Visit
• Applicants Name
• Passport number
• Start & Expiry date of the passport
• Duration of stay in India (per trip -if applicable).
• Addressed to High Commission of India or Consulate General of India, Birmingham, or Consulate General of India, Edinburgh.
• Letters need to on the company’s headed paper.
• Letters need to be signed by authorised signatory of the company, proxy signatures are not acceptable.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: All letters should be addressed to Indian High Commission in London: India House, Aldwych, London WC2B 4NA
Biometric enrolment is mandatory for the issue of 5 years Business visa.
Tourist E Visa
Scanned copy of United Kingdom passport.
A clear scan of the information pages of your valid, signed passport.
The passport must also have 2 remaining blank pages upon arrival in India.
Passport-type photograph: must be uploaded to your applicant profile.
Photographs: 2. Photographs for an Indian Visa Application must be 50mmx50mm ('2x2') and taken by a professional photographer.
Multiple Entry Letter and Itinerary. If multiple entry visa valid more than 6 months is required, you must include a letter explaining precisely why a multiple entry visa for tourism is necessary. The decision to grant or deny the Multiple entry visa to India lays entirely with the Indian Embassy if refused there is no appeal process.
Conference - Student- General Entry - Diplomatic - Transit - Employment - Media & Film Medical
please ask you consultant for current forms requirements and guidelines.
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Book E Visa where you can and pick up your Visa on arrival
Business travellers same day and next day services are available but are expensive
Biometrics are needed for long term visas over 5 years.
Queues in London process centre are lengthy
India has a high season September October & November when the embassy is exceptionally busy Appointments are at a premium - use the q jump option
Check your passport
Validity - 6 months
you will need 2 clean pages
Biometrics are required
for stays over
India has a busy season
September ,October , November ( High Season)
Q jump advised for appointments
E Visa Option