There are more than 150 nationalities, including Taiwan, that can now apply for an Indian electronic visa. The idea has became popular since its implementation. Also, the fact that Taiwanese travelers are no longer required to go to the Indian embassy for their visa is a huge point in favor. Instead, you can apply online by using a device with internet connection. While many Taiwanese can apply, you still need to check your eligibility. Keep reading for more information about how to get your India eVisa.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I have a Taiwanese passport, do I need a visa to visit India?
Yes, you will need an electronic tourist visa.
If you choose to get your electronic visa with iVisa, you will find the process simple and fast. iVisa is an online website dedicated to provide fast and secure electronic visas. You can check you requirements to apply for an eVisa here.
Which visa types are there for Taiwanese passport holders?
There are three types of visas:
You can review all of them here.
NOTE: This blog is about the Tourist eVisa. If you want to check information about the other types, click here.
What is an India Tourist eVisa?
The India Tourist eVisa is an official document permitting entry into and travel within India and is electronically linked to your passport.
How long can visitors with a Taiwanese passport stay in India with a Tourist eVisa?
Visitors with a Taiwanese passport entering India with a Tourist eVisa will be able to stay in the country for a maximum of 90 days in Total. This visa also grants Multiple Entry to India.
What are the documents required to apply?
We require the following to submit your application:
A digital copy of the bio page of your passport in PDF format.
A digital passport photo in JPEG format.
A credit/debit card or PayPal account for the payment.
How long is the India Tourist eVisa valid?
Your Tourist eVisa for India will be valid for 1 year after issued.
What are the processing times and prices?
The cost for your Indian eVisa depends on the processing time. You have three options to choose from, with different processing times and prices:
Standard processing – 5 days. Because it is the cheapest option, most applicants go for standard. It only costs USD 86.00.
Rush processing – 3 days. The cost goes a bit higher than with the previous option. You will be charged USD 116.00.
Super Rush processing time – 2 days. As you can expect, the price goes even higher. This option will cost you USD 151.00.
Click here to start your application.
How does the India Tourist eVisa work?
iVisa handles the process of getting your eVisa by using India's eVisa system. We enter the information provided by you in the system, then the government reviews it and grants your eVisa that we send to you by email. So, your Indian Tourist eVisa issued electronically by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Indian Government.
How long does it take to apply for an Indian Tourist eVisa?
Less than 10 minutes. You just need to fill in the application form. Then, iVisa handles the rest!
How can I apply for an Indian Tourist eVisa?
The process to apply online is the easiest. It consists of three steps:
The first step is quite simple. Taiwanese 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. The accurate disclosure of the information is very important. Once your information is processed, you cannot make any corrections. Taiwanese 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 depends on a case by case biases. Not all Taiwanese need to upload the same amount. Don't worry, you will be instructed what you need to upload.
Click here to start. After you are done, submit your application and wait for your visa to arrive. In case you need assistance filling out your application, iVisa has a fantastic support service that you can call 24/7.
What happens after I have applied?
Once you submit your application, you just need to wait for your visa to arrive on the timeframe chosen. We will send it to you by email in PDF format. You do not need to go to the embassy anymore!
Do I need to get separate eVisas for my minor children?
Yes, every passenger must have their own eVisa regardless of their age.
How can I apply for my family or friends?
To apply for others, you will need to have all their documents required first (mentioned above). Then, just fill in the application form with his or her information. And if you will apply for more than one person, just click on 'Add new applicant' and follow the same process.
What can I do if I make a mistake in my application?
If this is the case, then please contact immediately one of our customer service representatives via online by clicking here, and we will assist you.
Your India Tourist eVisa is linked to your passport number, if we already submitted your application, then you can NOT make any changes and you will have to apply again but we will NOT charge you another service fee.
Is it safe to use iVisa to get my India Tourist eVisa?
Many people think that online information leaks and that their personal info is at risk of getting into the wrong hands. However, that is not the case with our services. We provide maximum safety for your personal data, confidentiality, and we invest a lot in the security of our database. Your personal information could not be safer. You can check what hundreds of happy customers say about us here.