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Regent Visa Service LTD is not affiliated with any government or embassy.
Prices include the fees due to the relevant government visa office and additional and separate service charge.

India Business Standard visa for United Kingdom nationals.

  Entry Validity Service type Visa fee Handling fee Total
inc. VAT
  Single/Double/Multiple 1-12 months Standard [i] £181.01 £79.00 £275.81
Please note our handling fees exclude VAT & dispatching.
  Entry Info Total
inc. VAT
[i] £275.81
Please note our handling fees exclude VAT & dispatching.
Please note there is a 3.5% fee on payments by AMEX, credit cards and PayPal.
  • Has to have at least 2 blank visa pages.
  • Needs to be valid for at least 6 months from date of lodging.
Previous nationalities:
  • If the applicant is of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, China, Iraq, Iran, Nigeria, Somalia or Sri Lanka origin, the application will be referred to India, the High Commission of India in London will retain the passport until the approval from India is received, this may take up to 8 weeks.
  • Applicants whose previous nationality was Indian, have to had their passports surrendered to the High Commission of India, before submitting a visa application. They must their original Surrender Certificate and copy of the cancelled Indian passport OR if they have travelled to India before, please provide the previous Indian visa.
  • Anyone of Pakistan descent will have their application referred to India for approval. This can take from weeks to months to get a decision. The visa might be restricted.
Visa Application Form
  • Visa form completed online. Print and sign. View Form
  • You will find also find a link with this in our document pack.
Print and sign the Letter of Authoristion.
  • You will find this in our document pack.
  • Supply two recent photos measuring 50mm x 50mm (2'' x 2'' ) in size, and excluding the white border. They must be on an off whitish background.
Proof of UK Residency:
  • Required for British dual nationals and only when applying with the non British passport. Supply a photo copy of the bio photo page from the British passport as proof of UK residency. No further documentary proof is required.
Original UK company letter
  • It must include the following points:
  • Applicants full name.
  • Passport number and Nationality.
  • Passport Start date.
  • Passport Expiry date
  • Purpose of trip and the name of the company being visited.
  • The employer is financially responsible for the trip.
  • State the length of visa and amount of entries needed.
  • If the employer is outside of the UK, then the letter must state that there is no UK company and that the applicant is the sole representative.
  • It must be fully addressed to the Indian Embassy in London.
  • The letter must be dated.
Invite letter from India:
  • It must include the following points:
  • Purpose of the trip.
  • Passport number and nationality.
  • Passport Start date
  • Passport Expiry date.
  • Applicants full name.
  • It must be fully addressed to the Indian Embassy in London.
  • It does not need to be the original.
  • It is important to mention the length of visa required and how many entries.
  • The letter must be dated.
Authorization form. Complete by hand. This is available in our downloadable pack.
Declaration form. Complete by hand. This is available in our downloadable pack.
Media related job title
  • Media related Job title applicants must provide a letter from employer and from themselves stating the dates of travel and that no media work will be undertaken whilst in India.
  • Media related job title applicants could have their application forms with the passport referred in High Commission of India for up to 10-15 working days.
Please see the list of extra requirements on the referral list included in our pack, for NON -UK Passport or Originating from Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka or China.
Complete the Duly filled Student Visa Undertaking form, included in our pack.
Any dual national of Pakistani origin who holds a Pakistani passport, must apply with their Pakistani passport.
Regent Visas Order Form:
  • You will find this in our document pack.
Important notes:
  • Regent Visas offer an Indian visa form filling and appointment making service. You can add this to your order by clicking on the ’Other Services’ tab on our home page, and then choosing ‘Other’ from the drop down menu.
  • Kindly note on the standard service, the day of lodging will be on the appointment date chosen when the visa form was completed.
  • If using the Regent Visa Service for obtaining your visa, then you need to choose 'UK-London' as the India Mission place of lodging on the application form.
  • If the applicant was born abroad, then officially the visa application must be made with passport from that country. However, if a letter from the applicant is supplied stating that the applicant has never had any other nationality other than British, then the British passport can be applied on. Please see 'Proof of Residency' further down for additional information. This rule does not apply to Pakistani dual nationals.
  • You must enter and exit within the validity dates stated on the visa.
  • Kindly note the Embassy may charge an additional compulsory SMS fee of £1.44
  • Kindly note the visa form is available for only a limited time on the Embassy site. It remains on their site for approximately 2 weeks and then falls off. Therefore applications should be made to the Visa Centre as soon as possible.
  • The India visa centre operates on an appointment system for its Standard service. It can take up to one week to get an appointment to lodge on the standard service. For an extra fee of £14.88 (on top of the Visa fees displayed on our site) the Indian visa centre allows applications to be lodged the next working day without the need for an appointment. Regent visas can still lodge your application even if an appointment has not been made. However, our product called ‘Indian No Appointment surcharge’ will be added to your order. This incurs an additional £49 plus vat per passport.
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