Visa Fees

1. Revised Visa Fee: the following rates of visa shall be effective from April 01, 2017.
Applicable w.e.f. 01.04.2017
Sl Visa Type/Duration/Entries Fee in Euro Fee in LD
1. TOURIST VISAS (T)
Up to 1 year/Single or Multiple Entry 95 143
More than 1 year and up to 5 years/Multiple Entry 190 286
2. BUSINESS VISAS (B)
Up to 1 year/Single or Multiple Entry 114 172
More than 1 year and up to 5 years/Multiple Entry 238 358
3. ENTRY VISAS (X)
Up to 6 months/Single or Multiple Entry 76 115
More than 6 months and up to 1 year/Multiple Entry 114 172
More than 1 year and up to 5 years/Multiple Entry 190 286
4. EMPLOYMENT (E) & PROJECT (P) VISAS
Up to 6 months/Single or Multiple Entry 114 172
More than 6 months and up to 1 year/Multiple Entry 190 286
More than 1 year and up to 5 years/Multiple Entry 285 429
5. STUDENT VISAS(S)
Valid for the duration of the course or 5 years
Whichever is less/Multiple Entry
76 115
6. MEDICAL VISAS (MED) & MEDICAL ATTENDANT VISAS (MEDX)
Up to 6 months/Single or Multiple Entry 76 115
More than 6 months and up to 1 year/Multiple Entry 114 172
7. CONFERENCE/SEMINAR VISAS (C)
Up to 6 months/Single (or Multiple) Entry 76 115
8. JOURNALIST VISAS (J)
Up to 6 months/Single (or Double Entry ) 76 115
9. RESEARCH VISAS (R)
Up to 6 months/Single Entry (or Multiple) Entry 76 115
More than 6 months and up to 1 year/Multiple Entry 114 172
More than 1 year and up to 5 years/Multiple Entry 190 286
10. MISSIONARY VISAS (M)
Up to 6 months/Single or Multiple Entry 76 115
More than 6 months and up to 1 year/Multiple Entry 114 172
More than 1 year and up to 5 years/Multiple Entry 190 286
11. MOUNTAINEERING VISAS (MX)
Up to 6 months/Single Entry (or Multiple) Entry 76 115
More than 6 months and up to 1 year/Multiple Entry 114 172
12. INTERN VISAS (I)
Up to 1 year/Multiple Entry 76 115
13. FILM VISAS (F)
Up to 1 year/Single or Multiple Entry
(Maximum duration of the visa will be 1 year)
114 172
14. TRANSIT VISAS
Up to 15days/Single or Double Entry 19 29

2. Gratis Visas: in view of the existing bilateral agreements/arrangements, all types of visas should be issued gratis to the nationals of Afghanistan, Argentina (Business, Tourist & Transit only will be given gratis), Bangladesh, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Jamaica, Maldives, Mauritius, Mongolia, South Africa and Urguay (Tourist visa only will be given gratis). In respect of Seychelles nationals, all types of visas except for work/employment may be issued on gratis basis.

3. Visa Free Countries: Nationals of Nepal and Bhutan do not require visa to enter India. However, Nepali nationals require visa if they enter India from China, which may be granted gratis.

4. Visa Fee for Pakistani Nationals: Pakistan nationals should be charged the fee of Euro 2 / LD 3 for an Indian visa of all types.

5. Special Visa Fee Categories: in view of the existing bilateral agreements/arrangements, visa fee in respect of the following countries will be as follows:

a) Singaporean Nationals: The charges for Tourist visa (Multiple entry) and valid for up to six months in respect of Singapore nationals will be Euro 24 / LD 36. However, fee for all other types of visas will be same as applicable for other countries mentioned in para 1 above.

b) Japanese Nationals: A fee of Euro 1 / LD 2 for transit visa and Euro 8 / LD 12 for all other types of visas may be charged from the nationals of Japan.

c) Visa Table for U.K. Nationals: The fee for U.K. nationals for different types of visas will be as follows:

Applicable w.e.f. 01.04.2017
Sl Visa Type/Duration/Entries Fee in Euro Fee in LD
1. Tourist Visa up to 1 Year (S/M entry) 154 232
Tourist Visa valid for 1 Year to 5 years (Multiple entry) 460 693
2. Business Visa up to 1 Year (S/M entry) 230 347
Business Visa valid for 1 Year to 5 years (Multiple entry) 690 1039
3. Entry Visa up to 1 Year (S/M entry) 154 232
Entry Visa valid for 1 Year to 5 Years (Multiple entry) 460 693
4. Student Visa up to 5 years (M/entry) 218 328
5. Medical Visa up to 1 year (M/entry) 123 185
6. Research Visa up to 3 years or duration of course (whichever is less) 218 328
7. Employment Visa up to 6 months 437 658
Employment Visa up to 1 year 475 715
Employment Visa more than 1 year 568 854
8. Transfer of Visa 159 239
9. Transit Visa 84 126
10. Business Visa issued same day (Excluding visa fee) 205 308
11. Emergency Visa charges 85 128

d) Nigerian Nationals: A uniform fee of Euro 238/ LD 358 to be charged for all types of visas valid for any duration (as per prevailing instructions) from the nationals of Nigeria.

e) USA Nationals: A fee of Euro 95 / LD 143 (including visa application fee) may be charged for Tourist visa only for the maximum period up to 10 years from the nationals of USA. Fee for 10 years validity Business visa issued to US nationals will be Euro 238 / LD 358 as well as for five years. However, fee for all other types of visas will be same as applicable for other countries mentioned in para 1 above. Visa application fee of Euro 19 / LD 29 should be charged from US nationals in addition to visa fee (except for Tourist visa).

f) Ukrainian Nationals: The fee for Ukraine nationals for different types of visas will be as follows:

Applicable w.e.f. 01.04.2017
Sl Visa Type/Duration/Entries Fee in Euro Fee in LD
1. TRANSIT VISA
15 Days (Single/Double entry) 81 122
2. TOURIST VISA#
Up to one year (S/D/M Entry) 95 143
3. STUDENT VISA
Less than 5 years (Multiple Entry) 81 122
4. BUSINESS VISA
Less than 1 year (S/D/M Entry) 124 186
1 to 5 Year (S/D/M Entry) 238 358
5. EMPLOYMENT VISA
Less than 6 months 114 172
Less than one year 190 286
Less than five 5 years (S/D/M entry) 285 429
6. All other types of visas i.e. Entry Visa, Conference Visa, Journalist Visa etc.
Less than 6 months 81 122
Less than one year 124 186
Less than five 5 years (S/D/M entry) 190 286
7. EMERGENCY VISA FEE 81 122

# Since the 6 months duration Tourist visa category has been done away with the fee of Euro 81 / LD 122 will no more be valid. The minimum Tourist visa fee has been fixed at Euro 95 / LD 143.

g) Russian Nationals: Normal visa fee schedule does not apply to Russian nationals. Service charges should be charged from Russian nationals as per the details given below:

Applicable w.e.f. 01.04.2017
For all types of visas (Excluding ICWF charges and Service Provider's Service Fee) Fee in Euro Fee in LD
Single Entry 38 58
Double Entry 86 129
Multiple Entry 114 172
Transfer of Valid visa 38 58

h) Sri Lankan Nationals: Visa fees for Sri Lankan nationals are given below:

Applicable w.e.f. 01.04.2017
Sl Visa Type/Duration/Entries Fee in Euro Fee in LD
1. TRANSIT VISA
Up to 15 days (S/D Entry) 10 15
2. TOURIST VISA
30 days (Double entry) 15 22
90 days (Single entry) 15 22
90 days (Double entry) 24 36
6 months (D/M entry) 24 36
3. ENTRY VISA
1 Year (Multiple entry) 24 36
4. BUSINESS VISA
30 days (Multiple entry) 24 36
90 days (Single entry) 26 39
90 days (Multiple entry) 38 58
6 months (Multiple entry) 76 115
1 year (Multiple entry) 76 115
5 years (Multiple entry) 114 172
5. EMPLOYMENT VISA
1 year (Multiple entry) 150 225
6. STUDENT VISA (For institutions covered by bilateral agreement)
1 Year 41 62
More than one year 77 116
7. Student Visa (For institutions not covered by bilateral agreement) 77 116

i) Mozambique Nationals: The visa fee to be charged from the Mozambique nationals are given below:

Applicable w.e.f. 01.04.2017
Sl Visa Type/Duration/Entries Fee in Euro Fee in LD
1. TOURIST VISA
Single Entry 76 115
Single Entry Urgent 143 215
Multiple Entry 209 315
Multiple Entry - Urgent 285 429
2. BUSINESS VISA/Employment Visa Gratis Gratis
3. All other types of visas (Except Transit and Student)
Up to 6 months 209 315
Up to 6 months (In Emergency) 285 429
Up to 1 year 285 429
Up to 1 year (In Emergency) 285 429
Up to 5 year 285 429
Up to 5 year (In Emergency) 285 429

6. Gratis Business & Employment Visas for LDC Applicants: Business and Employment visas (where applicable) to the applicants from Least Developed Countries (LDCs) to be issued on gratis basis. However, the service fee for the outsourcing company, wherever applicable, and the Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF) fee will continue to be charged from business and employment visa applicants as well. The list of 48 LDCs is attached at Annexure-A.

7. Transfer of Visa: When an Indian visa affixed on an old passport is transferred to a new one, a service fee of Euro 5 / LD 8 should be charged. This fee should not be charged from the nationals of the countries mentioned in paras 2,3 and 4.

8. Restricted/Protected Area Permit: A fee of Euro 29 / LD 43 introduced in March 2000 for issuing restricted/protected area permit should not be charged from the nationals of the countries mentioned in paras 2,3 and 4.

9. ICWF/Service Provider's Charge: The above fee structure is exclusive of ICWF fee and Service Provider's fee. Charges for Indian Community Welfare Fund and Service charge of the outsourcing agency, if any, may be added.

Business Visa fee to be charged from Nationals of the following countries on reciprocal basis

Sl Country Up to One Year Fee in Euro Up to One Year Fee in LD More than one year up to 5 years Fee in Euro More than one year up to 5 years Fee in LD
1. USA 133 201 238 358
2. ECUADOR 228 344 304 458
3. NEW ZEALAND 124 186 238 358
4. FRANCE 157 236 238 358
5. AUSTRALIA 205 308 281 422
6. CZECH REPUBLIC 181 272 257 387
7. IRAN 262 394 338 508
8. IRELAND 190 286 266 401
9. PHILIPPINES 209 315 285 429
10. POLAND 138 208 238 358
11. SAUDI ARABIA 205 308 281 422
12. THAILAND 190 286 266 401
13. U.A.E. 395 594 471 708

Employment Visa fees to be charged from Nationals of the following countries on reciprocal basis:

Sl Country Up to 6 Months Fee in Euro Up to 6 Months Fee in LD Up to one year Fee in Euro Up to one year Fee in LD More than 1 year up to 5 years Fee in Euro More than 1 year up to 5 years Fee in LD
1. CANADA 143 215 190 286 285 429
2. IRELAND 152 229 190 286 285 429
3. FRANCE 129 194 190 286 285 429
4. DENMARK 119 179 190 286 285 429
5. AUSTRALIA 171 258 209 315 285 429
6. NEW ZEALAND 138 208 190 286 285 429
7. THAILAND 152 229 190 286 285 429
8. U.A.E. 357 537 395 594 471 708
9. ISRAEL 950 1430 988 1488 1064 1602
10. IRAN 224 337 262 394 338 508