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Important Notice regarding e-Tourist Visa (eTV)

To avail e-Tourist Visa facility, started with effect from November 27, 2014 for Seychelles nationals, please log on to (http://indianvisaonline.gov.in) and click on the Tab/Heading"e-Tourist Visa (eTV)". It's a three-step process involving (i) Application online,(ii) Receive e-Tourist Visa (eTV) at your email ID and (iii) Fly to India with Passport and printout of e-Tourist Visa (eTV).

Note :For availing Visa on arrival facility for visiting India, obtaining e-Tourist Visa (eTV) through above procedure is mandatory. Without eTV, the Airline would not allow boarding.

For obtaining the usual gratis Visa of all types including tourist Visa on free of charge basis from the High Commission of India (HCI) at Victoria, please log on to (http://indianvisaonline.gov.in) and click on the Tab/Heading "Regular Visa Application" and follow the step by step user-friendly procedure. After completion of the form online, please take a print out and submit the signed form at the HCI, Victoria along with other requisite documents and two passport size photos.

Steps for Regular Visa Application:

i) Log on to the website-(http://indianvisaonline.gov.in) and click on the Tab/Heading "Regular Visa Application"
ii) Select "Country you are applying visa from" as Seychelles
iii) Select Mission as Seychelles-Victoria
iv) Fill all the mandatory items marked by red star (*), save the form, obtain a print out of the same, and sign it.
v) Applicants are then requested to produce the print-out of the application along with their passport, two passport size photographs, and other required supporting documents (see below) at the visa counter of the High Commission at 3rd Floor, Maison Esplanade, Francis Rachel Street, (above Al-Salam Bank), Victoria. Timings for submission and collection of Visa can be seen under 'Consular Working Hours'

REQUIREMENTS FOR VISA TO TRAVEL TO INDIA

Tourist Visa

  • Passport (with minimum 6 months validity)
  • Filled in Application form (in block capital letters)
  • One recent photograph  affixed on the application

Business Visa

  • Passport (with minimum 6 months validity)
  • Filled in Application form (in block capital letters)
  • One recent photograph  affixed on the application
  • Letter from the company in Seychelles, indicating the exact nature of business to be transacted and the details of the person deputed for the purpose.
  • Letter from the company in India, indicating the details of the person, visiting India, and the nature of the business.

Student Visa

  • Passport (with minimum 6 months validity)
  • Filled in Application form (in block capital letters)
  • One recent photograph  affixed on the application
  • Provisional proof of admission / eligibility certificate from the concerned educational institution recognised / approved by Government of India

 

Student Visa Extension

  • Passport (with minimum 6 months validity)
  • Filled in Application form (in block capital letters)
  • One recent photograph  affixed on the application
  • Copy of identity card issued by the educational institution
  • Bonafide certificate indicating duration of the course being pursued by the student
  • Residence Permit photocopy

Employment Visa (Approval Subject to Admissibility)

  • Passport (with minimum 6 months validity)
  • Filled in Application form (in block capital letters)
  • One recent photographs affixed on the application
  • Copy of employment contract received from the Indian employer.

Medical Visa

  • Passport (with minimum 6 months validity)
  • Filled in Application form (in block capital letters)
  • One recent photograph affixed on the application
  • Letter from the Ministry of Health, Government of Seychelles or hospital in India indicating name, passport details and date of travel of patient and accompanying person (if any) to India for treatment

NOTE:  For other types of Visas, viz, Transit, Research, Journalist, Entry and Conference Visas, please contact the Consular Section to ascertain requirement of documents. (Tel : (+248) 4674100 E-mail : cons.mahe@mea.gov.in)

 

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