Visa information for India
Visitors planning to attend RSVVW’24 should be aware of the visa requirements to enter Mumbai. Depending on the purpose and duration of your visit, you may need to apply for a Business Visa or Conference Visa.
- Visa Application Process: To apply for a visa to India, visitors can submit their application online through the Indian government’s official visa portal or apply in-person at the nearest Indian embassy or consulate. Applicants will need to provide relevant documents, such as a passport, photograph, invitation letter from the conference organizers, and proof of financial means to support their stay in India.
- Visa Validity: Business and Conference visas are usually valid for up to 6 months, with a maximum stay of 180 days per visit. However, the actual duration of the visa depends on the discretion of the Indian authorities.
- E-visas: For certain nationalities, India also offers an e-visa option for short-term visits, including business trips and attending conferences. The e-visa application process is entirely online, and the visa is usually issued within 72 hours.
Other requirements: Visitors should also ensure that they have valid travel insurance, necessary vaccinations, and follow COVID-19 protocols, including quarantine rules and testing requirements.
To summarise, visitors attending RSVVW’24 should apply for a Business or Conference visa, provide relevant documents, and follow the visa application process carefully. It is advisable to apply for a visa well in advance of travel to avoid any delays or complications.