Macedonian can now apply for an Indian electronic visa along with other 150 nationalities. The idea became widespread since its implementation. It is a big selling point that Macedonian travelers are no longer required to go to the Indian embassy for their visa is a. Instead, you get to apply online via a device that can connect to the internet.
But you also need to consider some important requirements before applying, and that's what we will explain to you in this article.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Do Macedonian citizens need a Visa to go to India?
How many types of Indian e-Visas are there for Macedonian?
There are currently three types of visas:
- Tourist e-Visa, which is the most commonly requested.
- Business e-Visa
- Medical e-Visa
PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING: the information on this blogpost is mainly related to the India Tourist e-Visa. Data can change depending on the visa type you need. You can check information and requirements for the Business and Medical eVisa here
What is an Indian Tourist e-Visa?
The Indian Tourist e-Visa is an authorized and official document that gives permission to enter into and travel within India and is electronically linked to your passport.
How long is the India e-Visa valid for Macedonian citizens?
If you're from Macedonia, you can stay in India for 90 days Total.
What is required to apply for an Indian e-Visa if I'm Macedonian?
All it takes is a small effort for Macedonian and iVisa will do the heavy lifting. Just provide the proper information so that they can do your bidding. The list is not long, and the documents are easy to obtain. Here is what you need:
Valid passport – you will have no issues with getting one, and if you already have one, take a look at its expiry date.
Digital photo of yourself – it is preferable that the photo is as recent as possible. You should not make face gestures in it, and the background should be white. Just scan it and upload it when you are told to.
A passport scan of the information page
Means of payment – iVisa accepts multiple methods of payment. You can use a credit or a debit card, and since Paypal has become quite standard these days, you can use that as well.
Business card copy and invitation letter – this requirement applies to people who want to go to India on business and apply for an India business eVisa.
Letter from the hospital in India – this is valid for people who apply for a medical visa.
What are the processing times and costs for this visa?
The cost of an India e-Visa depends on visa type (tourist, business, medical) and processing time. You have three options to choose for processing time, and they are as follows:
Standard processing – 5 Business Days. Because it is the least expensive option, most applicants go for it. It only costs USD 76.00.
Rush processing – 3 Business Days. The cost goes a bit higher than with the previous option. You will be charged USD 106.00.
Super Rush processing time – 2 Business Days. As you can expect, the price goes higher than before. This option will cost you USD 141.00.
As for the Macedonian visa type, the fees above apply to a tourist visa. A medical or business visa will cost an additional that you can check here.
How long does it take to apply for an Indian Tourist e-Visa if I'm from Macedonia?
Filling in the application form with your personal and important informaton will take you no more than 10 minutes.
How do I apply for this e-Visa?
iVisa provides a very simple form so Macedonian will appreciate that. The application form is divided into three simple steps. Not to mention that you can also contact iVisa’s support service. Someone will take your call 24/7 and guide you through the process.
The first step is quite simple. Macedonian just need to insert basic information such as name, address, e-mail, passport info, date of birth, marital status, and so on. At this point, you are also required to choose the visa type and the processing time.
You will be doing revision and payment in the second step. Accurate disclosure of information is very important. Once your information is processed, you cannot make any corrections. Macedonian should make sure that you double-check all information before submitting the application.
The third step consists of a personal questionnaire and photo upload. You might be required to upload additional documents, but the amount depends on the case. Not all Macedonian need to upload the same amount. You will be instructed what you need to upload so you don’t have to worry. Once you complete all three steps, just submit your application and wait for it to be sent in your e-mail inbox in the timeframe you chose. It is as simple as that.
How many times can I enter India with my Macedonian passport?
If you apply for your Indiand e-Visa, you'll have Multiple Entry depending on the type. However, remember that an India e-Visa can be used only if you use a designated point of entry.
How many points of entry accept this e-Visa?
At the moment there are 25 airports and 5 seaports that accept such a document. A different point of entry requires a consular visa for which you need to visit the Indian embassy in your area.
What happens after I finish my application?
After you finish it, you just need to wait for your India Tourist e-Visa to be sent by e-mail in the timeframe you chose in PDF format. No need to deal with the embassy.
How does the Indian Tourist Visa look like?
I'm traveling with my children, do they need a visa to travel to India?
Yes, they do. everybody must apply for an e-Visa regardless if they're minor or not.
I'm having some unresolved questions, where can I read more?
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