About Us Business Visa

Please visit https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/index.html and apply for REGULAR/PAPER VISA APPLICATION. Fill application, upload the photo, submit the application, and take the printout of the Visa Application and send it with other documents(including original US passport) with a self-addressed return shipping prepaid envelope(not FedEx) in the attention of Visa Section at 540 Arguello Blvd, San Francisco CA 94118. If the above link is not working, please visit indianvisaonline.gov.in. The processing time for a Business visa may vary from 07 to 10 business days after receiving the required documents. List of documents required for a Business visa is as follows-

  1. USA passport in Original (minimum validity of 6 months)
  2. Copy of Address proof
  3. Copy of Indian Company Invitation letter (on Company letter head)
  4. Letter from the applicant’s company in USA (on Company letter head stating expenses will be paid for by the company and duration of stay required in India)
  5. Copy of Indian Company Incorporation letter
  6. Existing visa, if any
  7. Copy of Renunciation/Surrender certificate if the previous nationality is Indian (if you have not applied for renunciation so far please visit- https://visa.vfsglobal.com/usa/en/ind/apply-for-renunciation, and apply for the same).

Visa fees (for US National) of US$163.00 in favor of Consulate General of India San Francisco. Please ensure that applicants name is clearly mentioned/written on the money order/ cashier's check. Please note that personal checks will not be accepted.

NOTE-. The Visa application is liable to be rejected if it is incomplete, unsigned & photo is not uploaded.

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