Visas & Passports Unlimited

 

To: ____________________ Fax: _________________

 

REQUIREMENTS FOR INDIA

South African passport holders do require visas.

Please note all applications are submitted through BLS International Services .

No Temporary Passports Accepted

Passports

Valid passport. (minimum 6 months remaining validity).  Passports must have at least two blank page.  Passport must be signed.

 

 

Application form

Application to be completed electronically via the Indian Embassy website: Please note each document has to be initialed at the bottom right hand corner.

www.indianvisaonline.gov.in

Alternatively applicants can complete the form on our website and Visas Unlimited will capture the application electronically on the applicant’s behalf.

 

 

Passport photographs

2 x Colour biometric photo’s2 inch X 2 inch (50mm x 50mm)

Photo should present Full face, front view, eyes open

Centre head within frame and present full head from top of hair to bottom of chin with a white background.

No shadows on the face or on the background without borders.

 

 

Itinerary

Accommodation

Utility Bill

 

Copy of flight itinerary.

Proof of accommodation for the full stay in India is required.

A utility bill must be submitted with each application, water and electricity account or a
Telkom account or any other utility bill that reflects the applicants name and residential address.

 

 

Air Ticket


Bank Statements

Please be advised that you should not confirm flights until the visa is received. ( The Embassy will process the visas on an itinerary).

Latest 6 months bank statements.

 

 

Birth Certificate / ID

 

Minors

Copy of applicants Birth Certificate and a copy of South African ID book/card.

 

All minors (under18) traveling out of South Africa, with or without their parents must have an original unabridged birth certificate, a signed letter of consent to travel from each parent.

 

 

Business application

 

Invitation letter Addressed to THE HIGH COMMISION OF INDIA, from India stating nature of business, contact details and letter must state dates of travel, and include the complete passport details of the applicant.

Inviting company must include their certificate of incorporation.

South African company must include their certificate of incorporation.

Letter from employer in South Africa addressed to THE HIGH COMMISION OF INDIA, stating nature of business and companies to be visited for business, and a brief introduction of the SA company.

High Commission of India

852 Schoeman Street

Arcadia

Pretoria

0083

Copy of permanent residence or work permit if a foreign national.

CC registration papers for company in South Africa are required.

 

 

Cost

No visa fee payable for SA Passport holders.

BLS Service fees R100.00

Cost: The visa fee depends upon the type of visa applied for and duration of visa.

R530.00 (excl. Vat) per visa within an approximate 60km radius of JHB. Our service includes collection and delivery to and from your office/ home.

 

 

Processing times

There is an additional delay of 3 – 4 days at present over and above the 5 - 7 Working days for SA passport holders only, a minimum of 7 – 10 working days for foreign passport holders.

No Urgent visas can be done.

 

VISAS AND PASSPORTS UNLIMITED

Tel:  (011) 452-4646

Fax:  086 613 5212

 

Download visa forms from:

www.visasunlimited.co.za

Visas Unlimited and Passports – Reg. No.  2004/056222/23

Member:  DB Nicholson (SA)

Please note:  Above quoted prices are subject to change without prior notice,