Documents Required for Indian e-Visa in 2021

To obtain an Indian Visa online, you need to upload certain documents depending on the type of the Visa you are applying. Please read the instructions carefully before filling in the application form.

Digital photograph of the applicant

The applicant needs to upload a digital photograph taken by a digital camera or phone camera with the head in the center of the picture and a light colored background preferably white background.
  • The photograph should be in PDF, JPG or PNG format.
  • The size of the photograph should not exceed 3 MB.
You can get the detailed information of India visa photo requirements.
Photo of the applicant

Scanned copy of the Passport

You need to upload the colored scanned copy of the first biographical page of the Passport which holds all the personal details and applicant's photograph. The scanned copy should not be blurred.
  • It should be in PDF, JPG or PNG format.
  • The size of the scanned copy should not exceed 3 MB.
Passport scanned copy of the first biographical page

Documents Required for India Business e-Visa

If you are applying for India Business Visa, you need to provide some other documents along with the previously mentioned documents.
  • A Business Card or Visiting Card of the traveling person or a letter from the Company which justifies the purpose of travel.
  • It should be in PDF, JPG or PNG format only and should not exceed the size limit of 3 MB.
  • The applicant should be able to answer certain questions regarding the sending and receiving organizations.
Business card required for India eVisa

Documents Required for India Medical e-Visa

If you are applying for India Medical Visa, you need to provide some other documents along with the previously mentioned documents.
  • A letter on the letterhead of the Hospital in India that shows that the applicant has been advised to go for specialized medical treatment.
  • It should be in PDF, JPG or PNG format and should not exceed the size limit of 3 MB.
  • The applicant should be able to answer certain questions concerning the hospital in India that will be visited.
Documents required for India medical visa

Documents Required for India Conference e-Visa

If you are applying for India Conference Visa, you need to provide some other documents along with the previously mentioned documents. A letter of invitation, political clearance, event clearance, all documents should be in PDF, JPG or PNG format and should not exceed the size limit of 3 MB.
  • A Formal Letter of invitation from institutions, specialized agencies, NGOs registered in India
  • Documents required for India Conference Visa (Letter of Invitation)

  • Proof of Political Clearance by Ministry External Affairs(MEA)
  • Documents required for India Conference Visa (Political Clearance)

  • Proof of Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) Event Clearance
  • Documents required for India Conference Visa (Event Clearance)

NOTE: All the documents including Visiting Cards, Letters etc. should be submitted in English language only. Non-compliance may lead to cancellation of visa applications.

Here is two types of processing time normal (Process within 3 to 5 days & urgent Process within 1 to 3 days). Click here to apply online for an Indian Visa