Thursday, November 27, 2014
Good News- Indian Visa will be available on Arrival
Indian Visa on Arrival
The visa on arrival scheme is being replaced by an online Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) system.
This system expected to be implemented in phases from November 27, 2014 & will initially be made available to citizens of 45 counties
Federated States of Micronesia
Kingdom of Tonga
Papua new guinea
Republic of Kiribati
Republic of Marshall Island
Republic of Nauru
Republic of Palau
United Arab Emirates
How will the ETA System Work?
Eligible foreign tourists will need to apply & pay for an electronic travel authorization on a dedicated website. They will receive an online confirmation within 3-5 working days. The ETA will be available for a 30 day period from the date of the tourist's arrival in India.
What are the requirements for Getting a Visa on Arrival?
You'll need to fill a form & produce:
* Passport with 6 month validity.
* 2 passport sized photographs
* Photocopy of passport
* Evidence of adequate funds such as a return ticket from India, hotel booking confirmation, & availability of sufficient money for the trip.