AMERICAN VISA SERVICE

INFO@AVSCHICAGO.COM

Copies of all documents including passport copy must be e-mailed prior to sending all original paperwork to our office. We will create final applications for you and will e-mail you all required documents that must be signed along with instructions. You will send original documents and hard copies of all paperwork after you receive a confirmation from our office. Please allow 24 hours for processing.

INDIA (VISA STICKERS)

STEP 3: CALCULATE FEES (Embassy fees + AVS Service Fees + Shipping Fees)

STEP 1: GATHER THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS ACCORDING TO THE PURPOSE OF YOUR TRIP

AMERICAN VISA SERVICE 
44337 LORD FAIRFAX PLACE
ASHBURN VA 20147
Tel: 312-922-8860


STEP 4: SEND ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS TO OUR TEMPORARY LOCATION:

Quick facts about visas to India:

--India offers two types of visas. Use the instructions below to apply for a visa sticker.

--Looking to apply for an e-visa? Please click here

--US citizens qualify for tourist & business visas with validity of 1-5 years, multiple entry

--AVS can process visas for all applicants nationwide regardless of jurisdiction

--For non-US citizens, visa validity is decided by the consulate. Can be multiple entry 6mo- 1yr

--AVS has implemented a NEW PROCEDURE for processing all Indian visas. Please make sure to follow ALL STEPS below.

COVID-19 UPDATE:  Limited types of visas are being issued on a case by case basis. Please e-mail info@avschicago.com with specifics on the purpose of your trip and we'll advise if the embassy will issue a visa.

TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS:click here

Embassy Fees

Regular Processing: 1-3 weeks

Tourist or business (multi entry up to 5yr)
$220.00



     

AVS Service Fees
Regular Processing: 1-3 weeks
Tourist or business (multi entry up to 5yr)
$250.00
Trip Registration (optional)
$15.00

    

Shipping Fees                              
FedEx Overnight Return

$40.00

*Please note, embassy does not accept return labels. Shipping charge will be added to each order. You do not need to send a return airbill.


**Please include our service fee and return delivery payment or a completed air bill. Incomplete payment, incomplete applications or documents and wrong application form will cause a delay in processing the above visa application.

*** The service fees are non-refundable, once we receive your documents and start processing them. Embassy fees are non-refundable once your paperwork is submitted to the Embassy. Due to the high volume of applications being submitted, the processing times may be delayed by the Passport Agency and any Embassy. While such situations are beyond our control, we will do everything possible to accommodate your trip and will notify you immediately to let you know about the status of your application.

STEP 2: E-MAIL COPIES OF ALL DOCUMENTS LISTED IN STEP 1

TOURIST REQUIREMENTS


  • Original signed passport- must have a minimum of 6mo of validity left and have 2-3 clear visa pages
  • One passport photo 2"x 2" (must be taken within last 2-3 months)
  • One visa application form (click here to download)
  • One AVS Order Form (click here to download)
  • Copy of applicant's driver's license or state-issued ID or utility bill (gas, water or electric only)- address must be current as your passport will be sent there after visa completion
  • Copy of flight itinerary
  • Copy of previous visa to India (if any)
  • Copy of green card for non-US citizens



BUSINESS REQUIREMENTS


  • Original signed passport- must have a minimum of 6mo of validity left and have 2-3 clear visa pages
  • One passport photo 2"x 2" (must be taken within last 2-3 months)
  • One visa application form (click here to download)
  • One AVS Order Form (click here to download)
  • Copy of applicant's driver's license, state-issued ID or utility bill (gas, water or electric only)- address must be current as your passport will be sent there after visa completion
  • One business letter from US company (click here to download sample)
  • One invitation letter from company in India (click here to download sample)
  • Copy of certificate of incorporation from company in India
  • Copy of flight itinerary
  • Copy of green card for non-US citizens