If you are a citizen from Singapore who needs to travel to India for business, then you will find useful the information on this blog. It is important for you to know that now you can apply online for an Indian business visa from the comfort of your house. Thanks to iVisa's easy application form, you will be able to have your visa in a short time avoiding the trip to the embassy. Keep reading for more information about the Indian Business eVisa for Singaporeans.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I have a Singaporean passport, do I need a visa to visit India?
Which visa types are there for Singaporean passport holders?
There are three kinds of visas for Singaporean passport holders visiting India:
PLEASE NOTE: This blog contains information about the Indian Business Visa for Singaporean citizens. If you need information about another type of visa, please click here.
What is a Business Visa?
The Indian Business Visa is an official document permitting entry into and travel within India for business purposes.
How long can visitors with a Singaporean passport stay in India with a Business Visa?
Visitors carrying a Business eVisa can enter India for a maximum of 180 days Total. All visits are strictly limited to business or tourism, so you can NOT seek paid work or employment.
What are the documents required to apply?
Before applying online, you need to gather some documents:
Applicant Photo Passport Personal Details Scan Last Page of Passport (if applicable)
Passport Personal Details Scan
Last Page of Passport (if applicable)
How long is the India Business Visa valid?
The India Business Visa is valid for 1 year after issued.
What are the processing times and prices?
With iVisa, applicants have three available options when it comes to processing time with different pricing. The three options are:
Standard processing – your visa application is processed within 5 days, and the price is USD 70.75 (service fees included).
Rush processing – you will receive your visa within 3 days, and the total price of it is USD 100.75 (service fees included).
Super rush processing – this is the fastest option. You will get your Indian Business Visa in only 2 days, and you will be charged USD 135.75 (service fees included).
Click here to start your application.
How does the Indian Business Visa work?
The Indian Business Visa is issued electronically by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Indian Government.
Travelers, travel agents, airlines and specialist service providers like us around the world can use the Indian visa system to process an eVisa. We enter the applicant's information into the system and after they review it, we are notified of the outcome of the application.
How long does it take to apply for an Indian Business Visa?
Less than 10 minutes. You just need to send your application and we will take care of the rest. Then, we will let you know of the status of your application by email.
How can I apply for an Indian Business Visa?
iVisa's application for an Indian Business Visa is really easy. It has only three steps:
The first step will ask you to fill in your general information. You also need to choose the processing time from the options mentioned above.
The second step will ask you to revise step one and make the payment.
The last step consists of a questionnaire and a photo upload. At this point you need to upload your passport scan. Other documents may be required as well, but it depends on individual circumstances.
Click here to start. After you are done, you submit your form and wait for your visa to arrive. In case you need assistance to fill your application, iVisa has a fantastic support service that you can call 24/7.
What happens after I have applied?
Once the application is done, you will receive the Business Visa by email. No need to deal with the embassy. We do it for you so you don't lose valuable time. Next, present a printed version of your Business Visa along with your passport once you enter India.
How many times can I enter India with a Business Visa?
The India Business Visa allows Multiple Entry.
Do I need to get an India Business Visa for my kids too?
Yes. All foreign citizens wishing to travel to India require a visa, even kids.
How can I apply for my family or friends?
You can apply for friends or family by making sure to have all the required documents first (you can see above in this article). If you are applying for only one friend or family member, just apply here introducing his or her data. In case you need to apply for more than one person, you can do so by clicking on ‘Add new applicant’ in the application form and completing the information required.
Do I need a visa if I am in transit through India?
If you DON'T plan to leave the transit lounge at the airport while in India, then you are not required to have a visa. Otherwise, if you wish to leave the airport, then you HAVE TO apply for an India Visa.
How do I know if my visa is approved?
We will notify you by email as soon as the Indian government approves your visa.
What can I do if I make a mistake in my application?
If you made a mistake when entering your data online then please contact our customer service representatives as soon as possible to assist you.
Your Indian Business Visa 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 Indian Business Visa?
We are a specialized service provider issuing official Indian visas since 2013. 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.