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Visa Services

Working Hours

Consular Desk 0800 to 1115 hrs (Submission only)
Delivery Time 1500 to 1615 hrs
Working Days Sunday to Thursday



Requirements to obtain various Indian Visas

All visa seekers (except Pakistani and Bangladeshi  nationals) are requested to fill the visa application form (Form V1) online and get the printed forms and documents checked thoroughly at Visa Help Desk before approaching visa counter in order to avoid delay in acceptance of visa applications. Pakistani and Bangladeshi nationals are required to fill Form V2 (four copies) and Form V3 (one copy) respectively.

 
 
* Visa charges mentioned below are applicable for Qatari nationals only. Kindly visit 'Visa Charges' Page for details of visa charges for nationalities, other than Qatari nationals.

SL. No. Services Requirement
1 Tourist Visa (T)
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  • 1 Apply in Visa Application Form -  Form V1
    2 Copy & Original Valid passport with atleast 6 months validity.
    3 Copy of Qatari Residence permit / ID.
    4 Two recent Passport size photographs
    5 In case of non residents visa processing time is 5 days.
 
    (a) Visa valid 1 to less than 6 months
    (b) Visa valid for 6 months to less than 1 year
    (c) Visa valid for 1 year to 5 years
   

Note:


 
       
2 Entry Visa (X)
1 Apply in Visa Application Form -  Form V1
2 Copy & Original Valid passport with atleast 6 months validity.
3 Copy of Qatari Residence permit / ID.
4 Two recent Passport size photographs
5 In case of non residents visa processing time is 5 days.
 
    (a) Visa valid 1 to less than 6 months
    (b) Visa valid for 6 months to less than 1 year
    (c) Visa valid for 1 year to 5 years
   

 

 
       
3 Visa for
Pakistani Nationals
(All Types)
1 Apply in Visa Application Form -  Form V1
2 Copy & Original Valid passport with atleast 6 months validity.
3 Copy of Qatari Residence permit / ID.
4 Copy of air ticket (to & fro).
5 Copy of hotel booking co-terminus with air ticket or invitation from friend / family member in india with a copy of his / her passport / ID showing his / her residential address in india.
6 Five recent Passport size photographs

   

Note:

Qr 40/- Services Charges for reference if required.
 
       
4 Visa for
Bangladeshi Nationals
1 Apply in Visa Application Form -  Form V1
2 Copy & Original Valid passport with atleast 6 months validity.
3 Copy of Qatari Residence permit / ID.
4 Copy of air ticket (to & fro).
5 Copy of hotel booking co-terminus with air ticket or invitation from friend / family member in india with a copy of his / her passport / ID showing his / her residential address in india.
6 Three recent Passport size photographs
7 In case of non residents visa processing time is 5 days.

   

 

 
       
5 Visa for
Sri Lankans
1 Apply in Visa Application Form -  Form V1
2 Copy & Original Valid passport with atleast 6 months validity.
3 Copy of Qatari Residence permit / ID.
4 Copy of air ticket (to & fro).
5 Copy of hotel booking co-terminus with air ticket or invitation from friend / family member in india with a copy of his / her passport / ID showing his / her residential address in india.
6 Two recent Passport size photographs
7 In case of non residents visa processing time is 5 days.
 
   

   

   

     
       
6 Transit Visa (TR)
1 Apply in Visa Application Form -  Form V1
2 Copy & Original Valid passport with atleast 6 months validity.
3 Copy of Qatari Residence permit / ID.
4 Copy of air ticket (to & fro).
5 Two recent Passport size photographs
6 In case of non residents visa processing time is 5 days.

       
7 Visa Transfer
1 Apply in Visa Application Form -  Form V1
2 Copy & Original Valid passport with atleast 6 months validity.
3 Old Passport along with a Copy .
4 Copy of Qatari Residence Permit / ID.
5 Two recent Passport size photographs.
6 Copy of existing visa.

       
8 Business Visa
1 Apply in Visa Application Form -  Form V1
2 Copy & Original Valid passport with atleast 6 months validity.
3 Copy of Qatari Residence permit / ID.
4 Letter from the employer in Qatar stating clear business purpose, name of company in India with whom they will undertake the business, designation of applicant, salary and confirming 2 years residence permit in Qatar. In case of less than 2 years residency, visa processing time is 5 days.
5 Invitation from Indian Company, duly mentioning name and company of applicant, duration of visa reqd, number of entries reqd, purpose, etc
6 Two recent Passport size photographs
7 Non residents are not eligible of business visa.

   
 
       
 9  Employment Visa
1 Apply in Visa Application Form -  Form V1
2 Copy & Original Valid passport with atleast 6 months validity.
3 Copy of Qatari Residence permit / ID showing residency in Qatar for more than 2 years.
4 Documentary proof of Educational Qualifications (Original & Copy)
5 Letter from prospective employer in India confirming that no qualified indian is available for the specialized job for which
a foreign national in employed.
6 Employment contract by the company / firm / orgainzation in India (Original & Copy)
7 Two recent Passport size photographs
8 Non residents are not eligible for Employment Visa.
 
     
       
 10  Student Visa
1 Apply in Visa Application Form -  Form V1
2 Copy & Original Valid passport with atleast 6 months validity.
3 Copy of Qatari Residence Permit / ID.
4 Admission letter from a recognised university for a full time regular course / Bonafide certificate in case of students already pursuing studies in India.
5 Salary certificate from the local sponsor along with an undertaing for bearing the expenditure to be incurred during the studies of applicant in India and copy of Sponsor's Passport & Qatari Residense Permit.
6 Educational documents like mark sheet, certificate etc from the school last attended and photocopy thereof.
7 Two recent Passport size photographs.
8 Copy of existing visa.

       

 

SL. No. Services Requirement Fees
1 Conversion of PIO to OCI For eligibility, prescribed forms & documents,
please visit MHA's website www.mha.nic.in
Gratis
       
2 OCI Card New For eligibility, prescribed forms & documents,
please visit MHA's website www.mha.nic.in
QR 1005/-
       
3 OCI Card Misc Service

For eligibility, prescribed forms & documents,
please visit MHA's website www.mha.nic.in

QR 95/-

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