About Us Visa Fees

Revised Visa Fees

  • The following rates of visa fee is effective from April 01, 2017.

  • All fees mentioned below are in Euros.

  • The visa fee is exclusive of Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF) charges of Euros 3 and postal charges of Euros 2.5 (for returning the passport to the applicant by post) which will be charged accordingly even in cases of gratis visa categories.

  • All visa fees once paid are non-refundable irrespective of the outcome of the visa application and duration granted. Fee should be deposited only after ascertaining all relevant details of the visa, as applicable to the purpose of travel.

  • The duration and number of entries granted to the applicant will be solely at the discretion of the Embassy.

1. Normal Visa Fees Structure:

Sr. No.

Visa Type/ Duration/ Entries

Fee in Euros

1

TOURIST VISAS (T)

a.

Up to 1 year (Single or Multiple Entry)

95

b.

More than 1 year and up to 5 years (Multiple Entry)

190

2

BUSINESS VISAS (B)

a.

Up to 1 year (Single or Multiple Entry)

114

b.

More than 1 year and up to 5 years (Multiple Entry)

238

3

ENTRY VISAS (X)

a.

Up to 6 months (Single or Multiple Entry

76

b.

More than 6 months and up to 1 year (Multiple Entry)

114

c.

More than 1 year and up to 5 years (Multiple Entry)

190

4

EMPLOYMENT(E) & PROJECT (P) VISAS

a.

Up to 6 months (Single or Multiple Entry)

114

b.

More than 6 months and up to 1 year (Multiple Entry)

190

c.

More than 1 year and up to 5 years (Multiple Entry)

285

5

STUDENT VISAS (S)

Valid for the duration of the course or 5 years whichever is less (Multiple Entry)

76

6

MEDICAL VISAS (MED) & MEDICAL ATTENDANT VISAS (MED X)

a.

Upto 6 months/Single or Multiple Entry

76

b.

More than 6 months and up to 1 year/Multiple Entry

114

7

CONFERENCE/SEMINAR VISAS (C)

 

Up to 3 months (Single Entry)

76

8

JOURNALIST VISAS (J)

Up to 6 months (Single Entry)

76

9

RESEARCH VISAS (R)

a.

Up to 6 months (Single or Multiple Entry)

76

b.

More than 6 months and up to 1 year (Multiple Entry)

114

c.

More than 1 year and up to 5 years (Multiple Entry)

190

10

MISSIONARY VISAS (M)

a.

Up to 6 months (Single or Multiple Entry)

76

b.

More than 6 months and up to 1 year (Multiple Entry)

114

c.

More than 1 year and up to 5 years (Multiple Entry)

190

11

MOUNTAINEERING VISAS (MX)

a.

Up to 6 months (Single or Multiple Entry)

76

b.

More than 6 months and up to 1 year (Multiple Entry)

114

12

INTERN VISAS (I)

 

Up to 1 year (Multiple Entry)

76

13

FILM VISAS (F)

Up to 1 year (Single or Multiple Entry)

114

14

TRANSIT VISAS

Up to 15 days (Single or Double Entry)

19


2. Restricted/Protected Area Permit:
A fee of Euros 29 for issuing restricted/protected area permit except from Nationals belonging to Afghanistan, Argentina, Bangladesh, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Jamaica, Maldives, Mauritius, Mongolia, South Africa and Uruguay, Nepal, Bhutan and Pakistan.

3. Transfer of Visa:

  1. When Indian Visa affixed on an old passport is transferred on a new passport, a fee of Euro 5 will be charged.

  2. This fee will not be charged from the nationals of Nepal, Bhutan, Pakistan and of the countries mentioned below in point regarding Gratis Visas.

  3. In case of U.K. nationals, visa transfer fee is Euros 159.

  4. In case of Russian nationals, visa transfer fee is Euros 38.

4. Gratis Visas:

i) All types of visas will be issued gratis to the nationals of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Jamaica, Maldives, Mauritius, Mongolia, Myanmar and South Africa.
ii) In respect of Seychelles nationals, all types of visas except for work/employment visa may be issued on gratis basis.
iii) Only Business, Tourist and Transit visas will be issued on gratis basis to the nationals of Argentina. Normal visa fee is applicable for all other types of visas.Only Tourist visas will to be issued on gratis basis to the nationals of Uruguay. Normal visa fee is applicable for all other types of visas.
iv) Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF) charges of Euros 2 and postal charges will be charged accordingly even in cases of gratis visa categories except from nationals of Myanmar. In respect of Myanmar nationals, Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF) fee will not be charged. However, postal charges will be charged if they opt for return of passport via post.

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

6. Visa fee for Pakistani Nationals: A fee of Euros 2 should be charged from Pakistani nationals for an Indian visa of all types.

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

  1. Singaporean Nationals: The charges for Tourist visa (multiple entry) and valid for up to six months in respect of Singapore nationals will be Euros 24. However, fee for all other types of visas will be same as mentioned in normal visa fee structure.

  1. Japanese Nationals: A fee of Euro 1 for transit visa and Euro 8 for all other types of visas will be charged from Japanese Nationals.

  1. U.K. Nationals: The fee for U.K. Nationals for different types of visas will be as follows:

Sr. No.

Visa Type/ Duration/ Entries

Fee in Euros

1

TOURIST VISA (T)

 

Up to 1 year (Single or Multiple Entry)

154

 

More than 1 year and up to 5 years (Multiple Entry)

460

2

BUSINESS VISA (B)

 

Up to 1 year (Single or Multiple Entry)

230

 

More than 1 year and up to 5 years (Multiple Entry)

690

3

ENTRY VISA (X)

 

Up to 1 year (Single or Multiple Entry)

154

 

For 1 Year to 5 Years (Multiple Entry)

460

4

STUDENT VISA (S)

 

Up to 5 years (Multiple Entry)

218

5

MEDICAL VISA (MED X)

 

Up to 1 year (Multiple Entry)

123

6

RESEARCH VISA (R)

 

Up to 3 years or duration of course (whichever is less)

218

7

EMPLOYMENT VISA

 

Up to 6 months

437

 

Up to 1 year

475

 

More than 1 year

568

8

TRANSFER OF VISA

159

9

TRANSIT VISA

 

Up to 15 days (Single or Double Entry)

84

 

  1. Nigerian Nationals: A uniform fee of Euros 238 will be charged for all types of visas valid for any duration from the nationals of Nigeria.

  1. USA Nationals:

    1. A fee of Euros 152 (inclusive of visa application fee) will be charged for tourist visa and business visa for a maximum period up to 10 years from the nationals of USA

    2.  

    3. Fee for all other types of visas will be same as mentioned in normal visa fee structure.

    4. In all cases of visas, an additional visa application fee of Euro 19 (except for tourist visa and business visa) will be charged from the nationals of USA.

  1. Ukrainian Nationals: The fee for Ukrainian nationals for different types of visas will be as follows

Sr. No.

Visa Type/ Duration/ Entries

Fee in Euros

1

TRANSIT VISA

 

15 days (Single/Double Entry)

81

 

Up to 1 year (Single/Double/Multiple Entry)

95

2

STUDENT VISA

 

Less than 5 years (Multiple Entry)

81

3

BUSINESS VISA

 

Less than 1 year (Single/Double/Multiple Entry

124

 

1 to 5 years (Single/Double/Multiple Entry)

238

4

EMPLOYMENT VISA

 

Less than 6 months

114

 

Less than 1 year

190

 

Less than 5 years

285

5

All other types of visas i.e. Entry Visa, Conference Visa, Journalist Visa etc.

 

Less than 6 months

81

 

Less than 1 year

124

 

Less than 5 years

190

6

Emergency Visa fee

81

 

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

Sr. No.

Visa Type/ Duration/ Entries

Fee in Euros

 

For all types of visas (Excluding ICWF and Postal Charges)

  1.  

Single Entry

38

  1.  

Double Entry

86

  1.  

Multiple Entry

114

  1.  

Transfer of Valid visa

38

 

  1. Sri Lankan Nationals: The existing rates of visa fees for Sri Lankan nationals remain unchanged. Details are as given below:

Sr. No.

Visa Type/ Duration/ Entries

Euros

1

Transit Visa

 

15 days (Single or Double entry)

10

2

Tourist Visa

 

30 days (Double Entry)

15

 

90 days (Single Entry)

15

 

90 days (Double Entry)

24

 

6 months (Double or Multiple Entry)

24

3

Entry Visa

 

1 Year (Multiple Entry)

24

4

Business Visa

 

30 days (Multiple Entry)

24

 

90 days (Single Entry)

26

 

90 days (Multiple Entry)

38

 

6 months (Multiple Entry)

76

 

1 year (Multiple Entry)

76

 

5 years (Multiple Entry)

114

5

Employment Visa

 

1 Year (Multiple Entry)

150

6

Student Visa (For institutions covered by bilateral agreement)

 

1 Year

41

 

More than 1 Year

77

7

Student Visa (For institutions not covered by bilateral agreement)

77

 

  1. Mozambique Nationals: The visa fee to be charged from the Mozambique nationals are given below:

Sr. No.

Visa Type/ Duration/ Entries

Euros

1

Tourist Visa

 

Single Entry

76

 

Single Entry - Urgent

143

 

Multiple Entry

209

 

Multiple Entry - Urgent

285

2

Business Visa/Employment Visa

Gratis

3

Medical visa & Medical attendant visa (six months)

76

4

All other types of visas (except Transit and Student)

 

Up to 6 months

209

 

Up to 6 months (in Emergency)

285

 

Up to 1 year

285

 

Up to 1 year (in Emergency)

285

 

Up to 5 years

285

 

Up to 5 years (in Emergency)

285

 

  1. Special Business Visa fees to be charged from nationals of following countries on reciprocal basis:

Sr. No.

Country

Up to one year

(Euros)

More than one year up to five years (Euros)

  1. 1.

     

Ecuador

228

304

  1. 2

New Zealand

124

238

  1. 3

France

157

238

  1. 4

Australia

205

281

  1. 5

Czech Republic

181

257

  1. 6

Iran

262

338

  1. 7

Ireland

190

266

  1. 8

Philippines

209

285

  1. 9

Poland

138

238

  1. 10

Saudi Arabia

205

281

  1. 11

Thailand

190

266

  1. 12

U.A.E.

395

471

 

  1. Employment Visa Fees to be charged from the nationals of following countries on reciprocal basis:

Sr. No.

Country

Visa Fee in Euros

Up to six months

Up to one year

More than one year up to five years

  1. 1

     

Canada

143

190

285

  1. 2

     

Ireland

152

190

285

  1. 3

     

France

129

190

285

  1. 4

Denmark

119

190

285

  1. 5

Australia

171

190

285

  1. 6

New Zealand

138

190

285

  1. 7

Thailand

152

190

285

  1. 8

U.A.E.

357

395

471

  1. 9

Israel

950

988

1064

  1. 10

Iran

224

262

338

 

l. Gratis Business & Employment Visa for Least Developed Countries (LDCs) Applicants:

  1. Only Business and employment visas to the applicants from Least Developed Countries (LDCs) will be issued on gratis basis. However, please note that Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF) charges of Euros 2 will be charged from business and employment visas applicants as well.

  2. Fee for all other types of visas will be same as applicable as mentioned above.

  3. The list of 48 LDCs is as follows:

Afghanistan

Angola

Bangladesh

Benin

Bhutan

Burkina Faso

Burundi

Cambodia

Central African Republic

Chad

Comoros

Dem. Republic of the Congo

Djibouti

Equatorial Guinea

Eritrea

Ethiopia

Gambia

Guinea

Guinea-Bissau

Haiti

Kiribati

Lao People’s Dem. Republic

Lesotho

Liberia

Madagascar

Malawi

Mali

Mauritania

Mozambique

Myanmar

Nepal

Niger

Rwanda

Sao Tome and Principe

Senegal

Sierra Leone

Solomon Islands

Somalia

South Sudan

Sudan

Timor-Leste

Togo

Tuvalu

Uganda

United Republic of Tanzania

Vanuatu

Yemen

Zambia

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