Visa Information

Consulate information


2536 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20008

Phone: (202) 939-9839/9806 Website

Important Facts

  • COVID-19 REGULATIONS (subject to change). Travelers must have a printed negative Coronavirus RT-PCR test result. The test must have been taken at the most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. They must upload the test result and complete the self-declaration form (please select “Air Suvidha” on the right top corner) at New Delhi Airport website before departure. Travelers arriving from Austria, Bangladesh, Botswana, Brazil, China, Moldova, South Africa, and some other places are subject to a Covid-19 molecular test upon arrival at their own expense. Review the guidelines for international travel in this¬†link
  • E-TOURIST VISA is available for most nationals and must be obtained before departure.
  • Passport must have at least six (6) months validity beyond the completion of a trip and at least two (2) blank visa pages.
  • For more information and questions, please contact the GC Visa office.
Visa Application Requirements e-Visa
Completed and signed application form
The application must be typewritten. Not handwritten.
Passport size photos - one (1) photo
White background and should be free of shadows, in color and clear, without glasses. Applicants must directly face camera w/ a neutral expression and clearly visible eyes.
Copy of valid passport's vital information page
Copy of flight itinerary
A round trip travel airline ticket with traveler's name.

Forms and Links

Suplement (Regular Visa Only) Application form

Processing Time

Processing timeService type
3 to 5 business daysRegular
Depends on visa type and nationalityRegular

Fee per Visa

Payment Method: Credit Card,

Type of VisaFee per VisaType of entryTerm of visa
Tourist e-Visa (During July to March)27.49Double30 days
Tourist e-Visa42.49Multiple1 year
Tourist e-visa82.49Multiple5 years

Additional Notes

  • Allow (2) two extra days for GC Visa Office to process your application.
  • For Long Term/Work Visa and Children under 18, Contact GC Visa Office.
  • Please note that Embassies/Country Representative Offices change the requirements on a regular basis without notifying us.
  • There is a GC surcharge for our services.

Last updated: May 16, 2022