Recently Government of India has introduced a number of changes in the E-Visa Scheme for the International Travellers whose sole objective of visiting India is recreation, sight-seeing, casual visit to meet friends or relatives, short duration medical treatment or casual business visit.
Applicant’s passport should have at least six months validity from the date of arrival in India. The passport should have at least two blank pages for stamping by the Immigration Officer. International Travellers should have return ticket or onward journey ticket. E-visa is not available to International Travel Document Holders. E-Visa India Facility is available for passport holder for the 161 countries including nationals of New Zealand and are eligible for a stay up to 60 days in India and the validity of visa will be120 days. Double entry is permitted on e-Tourist Visa and e-Business Visa. Triple entry will be permitted on e-Medical Visa and can only be issued twice in a year. The traveller will get a confirmation by email after submission your e-Tourist Visa application processing. This visa facility is in addition to the existing visa services available at the Indian High Commission, Wellington.