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Apply Online for Indian Emergency / Urgent eVisa from United Kingdom

India has restored the e-Visa services for Great Britain ( U.K.) wishing to visit the country. The facility, which was available since 2014 for five categories of travel including tourism, business, medical, and conference was suspended for all countries during the COVID-19 pandemic and has not been restored for citizens of the UK and some other countries.

"Of course the big news today is that the Indian government are launching e-Visas once again," Mr Doraiswamy said via a video message on Twitter. The curtailment of e-visas and difficulties in obtaining visas had disrupted travel plans for Britons, including planned family visits to India. From now on U.K Passport holders can easily apply for an e-visa online without having to wait for long, seeking appointments to get the applications processed through embassies or consulates.

Citizens of the United Kingdom can apply for an e-visa by filling out the application form below:

  • The patient/person must be arriving in India for his/her medical treatment from other countries. (Only for patients coming from out of India ).
  • Copy of Letter from the Hospital concerned in India on its letterhead which includes the date / tentative date which admission has been suggested.
  • Medical attendants will arrive in India with the patient from other countries. Both patient and attendants should arrive together.
  • The patient already present in India or Indian nationality patients will not be considered for this visa.
  • For Medical attendants visa application, a patient visa number required, Please, first apply/get a medical visa for a patient.
  • Any letter of invitation if applicable from Indian parties which wish you conduct the business. With contact person details in India (phone number etc, to verify your arrival details.)
  • Validity: Visa Validity period is 30 days from the date of first arrival in India.
  • Entries: Double Entry, non-extendable and non-convertible.
  • Note: This ETA is not valid for entry into India from Land Immigration Check Posts.
  • Foreign nationals intending to visit India for Tourism are allowed to enter into India on e-Tourist Visa from November 15, 2021.
    If applicant have multiple valid passport, or the passport damage, or expired or have a valid visa / already granted visa still valid, or multiple visa applications may take a longer time (upto 4 days) to make a visa decision by Government.

    Check Fee Before Applying on fee page.