PIO to OCI card submission date extended till 31st December, 2016

Jun 17

The Ministry of Home Affairs has extended the date of submission of the application for registration as OCI card holders by the erstwhile PIO card holders till 31st December, 2016.

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FRRO Hyderabad shifted to new location

Jun 15

The FRRO has shifted from its old address at Rajiv Gandhi terminal, Begumpet Old Airport, Hyderabad to the following address w.e.f. June 2015. The new address of FRRO Hyderabad is following: Foreigners Regional Registration Officer, Hyderabad Bureau of Immigration (MHA), Govt. of India, Room No. 301, 3rd Floor, CGO Towers, Kavadiguda,...

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Credit Card payment at FRRO Bangalore

Dec 31

FRRO Bangalore has now started accepting payment towards Government fees( Visa extension , delay in registration, overstay and other miscellaneous fees at FRRO Bangalore) by Credit and Debit cards( Visa and MasterCard only).  This is in addition to the earlier mode of payment at FRRO Bangalore by Demand draft( DD) . Please see Demand draft instructions for FRRO...

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Tourist Visa on Arrival for India

Nov 27

The contents of this post have changed due to inclusion of more countries in the e-Tourist Visa scheme(e-TV) of Government of India. Please see the details and list of all eligible countries at Government of India e-tourist visa web site at: https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/tvoa.html The Government of India has just announced  Tourist Visa on Arrival for the...

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PIO card now valid for life time of the holder

Oct 02

PIO card will now be valid for life time of the holder. The requirement of registration with FRRO/FRO for any single visit of more then 180 days to India has been removed.   PIO cards are now valid for life. PIO cards now enjoy parity with OCI cards. The Government plans to merge both card by an bringing an amendment in the Citizenship Act of India. Here is the...

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FRRO( Foreigners Regional Registration Office) Bangalore shifted to a new address

Nov 12

The FRRO Bangalore has shifted to a new address w.e.f. 12 November, 2013. The new address of FRRO Bangalore is below: FRRO Bangalore TTMC A Block, 5th Floor BMTC Bus Stand Building K.H. Road, Shanthinagar Bangalore – 560027.   The phone numbers of FRRO Bangalore are: 080-22218196, 080-22218195

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Abolition of two months rule on Tourist Visas to India, and frequently asked questions about Tourist Visa to India

Apr 21

The Government of India has scrapped the 2 months rule for Tourist Visas to India except for certain nationalities. The Government has issues a frequently asked questions( FAQ) on the same and other questions related to Indian Tourist Visas. Here is the official version: FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS RELATING TO TOURIST VISA Updated on 18.4.2013 As per the extant...

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