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Entry Visa for Persons of Indian Origin

Who can apply?

Foreign nationals of Indian origin are eligible for Entry Visa which may be granted for a period of six monthss to five years depending on the purpose and the status of the applicant. This type of Visa entitles the holder to a continuous stay in India of up to six monthss on each visit and may allow a continuous stay beyond six monthss (180 days) provided the holder registers himself/herself with the nearest Foreigner Regional Registration Office (FRRO) within two weeks of arrival in India.

Required Documents

Foreign nationals of Indian origin and spouse/children of Indian nationals/person of Indian origin are eligible for entry visa which may be granted for a period of six months to five years depending on the purpose and the status of the applicant. This type of visa entitles the holder to a continuous stay in India up to six months on each visit and may allow a continuous stay beyond six months (180 days) provided the holder registers himself/herself with the nearest Foreigner Regional Registration Office (FRRO) within two weeks of arrival in India.
In addition, foreign nationals coming to India to join Auroville Foundation, Aurobindo Ashram, Missionaries of charity, Temples or similar approved organizations and certain other categories to be decided by the Consulate are also granted entry visa. Following documents are to be submitted along with visa application form:

  1. One printed copy of the online visa application form duly signed on both pages
  2. One recent photograph as per photo specifications
  3. Original passport with at least two blank pages and minimum 6 months validity
  4. Copy of profile page of passport. If applicant is holding dual/multiple nationality, copy of profile page of all passports
  5. Copy of Hong Kong/Macau ID for residents and copy of valid HK/Macau visa for non residents
  6. Copy of last held Indian Passport and Surrender Certificate/ Deemed Surrender Certificate (for persons of Indian origin)
  7. Copy of last held Indian passport and surrender/deemed surrender certificate (if applicable) of parents/spouse or OCI/PIO card of parents/spouse along with birth certificate/marriage certificate
  8. Self undertaking as per Form-II regarding use of satellite phone
  9. General self undertaking as per Form-III

Processing Time

Processing time : For Non HK Passport holders Min 7-10 working days . For HK Passport holder 5-6 working days

Visa fee schedule

NOTE: At Indian Visa, Passport and Consular Services Hong Kong, We DO NOT ACCEPT 1000 (One Thousand) HKD NOTE.

Entry Visa for Persons of Indian Origin Fee Schedule

(Visas are normally issued for duration of 3 months with a single entry.)

  1. BLS service charges: HKD 47
VISA FEE SCHEDULE FOR ALL NATIONALITIES OTHER THAN AS SPECIFIED BELOW IN S.NO.  14 to 28
SN Type Duration Entries Visa Fee in HKD (including ICWF HKD24/-)
1 Entry upto 6 M S/M 642
6M to 1 Y M 950
1Y to 5Y M 1567
2 Missionary upto 6 M S/M 642
6M to 1 Y M 950
1Y to 5Y M 1567
3 Mountaineering upto 6 M S/M 642
6M to 1 Y M 950
4 Film upto 1 Y S/M 850
5 For Afghanistan, Argentina (restricted to tourist, business and transit visa only) , Bangladesh, DPR Korea, Jamaica, Maldives, Mauritius, Mongolia, South Africa and Uruguay (restricted to tourist visa only)  nationals:
  All types of visa (except restiction as mentioned above) 24
6 For Pakistani nationals:
  All types of visa 35
7 For Singapore nationals:
  For all other types of visas, general visa fee will be applicable
8 For Japanese nationals:
  All other types of visa for Japanese nationals 86
9 For UK nationals:
  Emergency visa charges 687
10 For Nigerian nationals:
  All types of visa 1953
11 For US nationals:
  Compulsory additional visa application fee for all types of visa (except Tourist and Business visas) 155
12 For Ukrainian nationals:
  All other visas (entry, conference, journalist etc.)
  Up to 6 months 680
  Up to 1 year 1027
  less than 5 years 1567
  Emergency visa fee 656
13 For Russian nationals: All types of visa
  Single Entry 333
  Double Entry 719
  Multiple Entry 950
  Transfer of valid visa 333
14 For Sri Lanka Nationals
  Entry Visa 1 year (Multiple entry) 217
15 For Mozambique Nationals
All other types visas (Except Transit and Student) up to 6 months 1721
up to 6 months ( in Emergency) 2338
up to one year 2338
up to one year (in Emergency) 2338
Up to 5 year 2338
up to 5 year (in Emergency) 2338
16 Seychelles (all types except Employment/ Work Visa) 24
17 Myanmar nationals (all types of visa) 0
18 Business visa fee for nationals of following countries  
Country Name up to 1yr up to 5yrs  
Australia 1683 2300  
Czech Republic 1494 2107  
Ecuador 1876 2493  
France 1297 1953  
Iran 2146 2763  
Ireland 1567 2184  
New Zealand 1027 1953  
Philippines 1721 2338  
Poland 1143 1953  
Saudi Arabia 1983 2300  
Thailand 1567 2184  
UAE 3225 3843  
USA 1104 1953  

 

Applicants who are not residents or who have not completed two years of residence in HK or Macau are required to fill in the Personal Particulars Form in addition to the Visa Application Form


Remarks

Applicants who are not residents or who have not completed two years of residence in HK or Macau are required to fill in the Personal Particulars Form in addition to the Visa Application Form
Surrender Certificate/Deemed Surrender Certificate may be obtained from the Passport Section of Consulate General of India, Hong Kong

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