Going to India is in many Tuvaluan to-do lists. It is a great country with a lot of culture interactions. However, one of the biggest advantages of traveling to India is nature exploration. More than 150 nationalities including Tuvaluan can apply for an India evisa online. You are no longer need to visit the Indian embassy, if you are eligible for such a document. All you have to do is go to iVisa’s website and use the Visa Checker to find that out. It is a useful tool that will save you from a ton of effort. Simply select your country of origin and India as the destination. You will know if you are eligible right away. Moreover, you can apply right there and then.
iVisa may do all the heavy lifting for Tuvaluan, but you still need to come up with a few things to help them get started. It is nothing out of the ordinary, and you may already have what you need. Here is a list of what you must provide:
Valid passport – you will have no issues in getting a passport, and if you already have one, make sure that it is still valid. Just take a look at the expiry date.
Digital photo of yourself – it is preferable that the photo is recent. You should not make face gestures in it, and the background should be white. Just scan it and be ready to upload it.
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. You can use PayPal since it has become quite popular.
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.
The application process for Tuvaluan
Once you have everything collected, you can move on and fill in the form. In case you need any help, there is a support service for Tuvaluan that is available 24/7. Simply call them, and a representative will assist you with the process.
There are three steps you need to complete. The first one will ask you to fill in your personal information like full name, address, e-mail, date of birth, passport info, etc. you must also choose the processing time and visa type. Keep in mind that both factors will determine the cost of the India evisa. As for the latter, you can choose from tourist, business, and medical visa. When it comes to processing time, you have three options, and they are as follows:
Standard processing – 96 hours. Because it is the cheapest option, most applicants go for standard. It only costs $87.
Rush processing – 72 hours. The cost goes a bit higher than with the previous option. You will be charged $117.
Super Rush processing time – 48 hours. As you can expect, the price goes even higher. This option will cost you $152.
As for the cost of the other two visa types, simply add $10 to each processing time, which means that they cost $97, $127, and $162 respectively. The time frames differ as well. The applications for both will be processed in 4, 3, and 2 business days respectively.
The second step of the Tuvaluan application consists of a revision and payment. It cannot be stressed enough the importance of the accuracy of your information. After processing, the cost is not refundable, and corrections are not possible.
The third step will ask you to answer a set of personal questions and upload additional documents. The last part differs depending on your particular circumstances, but you will be informed of exactly what you need to upload so do not worry about that.
You are allowed to stay a maximum of 60 days with Indian evisa for Tuvaluan and you have multiple entries. However, please remember that the digital visa is accepted only at 25 airports and 5 seaports. If you use other points of entry, you need a consular visa.