Indian Embassy & VFS London Visa Services
P.I.O CARD APPLICATION VISA
From 15 working day processing
Benefits of the Person of Indian Origin Card:
PIO card holders do not require visa for visiting India whilst their PIO Card remains valid;
PIO card holders are exempted from the requirement of registration if their stay in India does not exceed 6 months. However please note that if their continuous stay exceeds six months, they must register within 30 days of the expiry of initial six month period with the concerned Foreigners Registration Officer. (Click Here For Registration Checklist)
Parity with non-resident Indians in respect of facilities available to the latter in economic, financial and educational fields.
All facilities in the matter of acquisition, holding, transfer and disposal of immovable properties in India except in matters relating to the acquisition of agricultural/plantation properties.
Facilities available to children of NRIs for getting admission to educational institutions in India including medical colleges, engineering colleges, Institutes of Technology, Institutes of Management etc. under the general categories.
Facilities available under the various housing schemes of LIC, State Governments and other Government agencies.
The application will take approximately 3 to 4 weeks from the day we receive the completed form along with all necessary supporting documents.
IMPORTANT: DOCUMENTS REQUIRED TO SHOW YOUR INDIAN ORIGIN MAY VARY FROM CASE TO CASE AND ENTIRELY DEPENDS ON YOUR OWN CIRCUMSTANCES. PLEASE EMAIL US TO KNOW ABOUT SPECIFIC DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR YOUR APPLICATION.
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTATION REQUIREMENTS
Your previous original Indian passport(s) - all previous passports must be provided
Four identical, colored passport size photographs
Your original birth certificate - the certificate must show the name of both of your parent and that they are/were of Indian origin
Your parent's original Indian passport/birth certificate/U.K Passport
Your spouse's original Indian passport / birth certificate along with your original marriage certificate
Our agents are officially registered with the India Tourist Office and
The High Commission Of India Consular Department
- Visa Application Form
- Indian Tourist Visa
- Goa Tourist Visa
- Indian Business Visa
- Indian Employment Visa
- Indian Entry Visa
- Indian Conference Visa
- Indian Student Visa
- FRROs/FROs Registration in India
Re-entry RESTRICTIONS imposed on Multiple Entry Indian Tourist Visas
Travellers must wait TWO MONTHS to re-enter the country
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