Procedure For Obtaining Indian Visa Procedure For Obtaining Indian Visa

Procedure For Obtaining Indian Visa

Procedure for Obtaining Indian Visa

Foreign nationals travelling to India for following purposes are advised to apply only for e-Visa not regular paper visa: E-Visas for the following categories may be applied at the following link:


e-Tourist visa

For Tourism purpose (One month / One Year/ Five year)

e-Business visa

For Business purpose (One year)

e-Medical visa

For Medical Treatment (60 days)

e- Medical Attendant visa

For accompanying patient traveling on e-Medical visa (60 days)

e-Conference visa

For participation in Conference etc. (30 days)

e- Emergency X- Misc. Visa

For Afghan Nationals only


1.   The services of M/s IVS Gmbh has been suspended temporarily. The application for Indian Visa is to be submitted directly to the Indian Consulate in Munich for applicants residing in Bayern and Baden-Wurttemburg only.

2.   Persons of Indian Origin, spouse/children of such person may opt for Entry visa while filling up the application form.

3.   Validity of Indian vias starts from the date of issue of visa not from any future date.

Procedure on obtaining Indian visa is as follows:

1. Applicants may fill up the visa application online at the following link:   Applicants are required to upload their photograph on the above portal. In case, photograph is not uploaded, visa application will be rejected. For different type of visa category (Please click here).

2. For bank transfer, payment may be made in advance (because it takes 2 to 3 days to get reflected in our bank account) to the Consulate Bank Account (click here for Bank details) and attach a copy of the transaction slip with the application as reference for payment.

For bank details: (click here).
For Fees details: (
click here).

 3. Check list of documents required:

APrint-out of the signed visa application form as mention at serial No.1 case of minor applicant either of the parents can sign the visa application form

BOriginal foreign passport

CReceipt/proof of Visa Fee paid through bank transfer. Please note that Fee once paid in the account of Consulate will not be refunded under any circumstances.Excess amount or any amount transferred inadvertently in the account of consulate will stand fofeited. No communication will be entertained in the matter.

DCopy of City registration ( Meldebescheinigung ).

E. Other supporting documents (depending upon the category of visa).Details available at the following link:

F. A self-addressed envelope of size C5 for returning the passport with Indian visa is required to be attached with the documents. Stamp of Euro 4.50 may be affixed on the envelope.

4. Submission of Application form:

Completed Application along with supporting document is to be submitted by Post Only at the following address:

Euro 4.50

Visa Application


Indisches General Konsulat
Widenmayerstraße 15,
80538 München


5. Incomplete Application Forms  or those received without above documents are liable to be rejected and sent back to the applicant.

Note: This  Consulate does not take responsibility of loss of application/passport in the post.

Processing Time:- 05 working days from the date of receipt of application in the consulate.

For any query related to visa application please write at Incase you donot get a reply within 7 days. please write at