Effective immediately - Nov 23rd. Elimination of Visa Page Inserts for U.S. Passports - The U.S. Department of State will no longer add visa pages into U.S. passports beginning January 1, 2016. Requests for additional 24-page visa inserts will only be accepted until December 31, 2015. Beginning January 1, 2016, applicants in need of additional pages in their valid passports must renew their passport. Travelers who are running low on pages and still have a few years validity remaining on their passport should apply for additional visa pages before the end of this year.
Effective immediately - Oct 8th. The India visa processing time is 3 weeks or more depending on the respective jurisdiction.There is no rush process,please plan your trip accordingly.
Effective immediately - July 2nd. We can only process 6 months visa for all the non-US passport holders except for ISRAEL, CANADA, NORWAY, and SWITZERLAND. This is applicable for Tourist, Business, Entry, Employment and Student visa. The applications must indicate 6 months for "Period of Visa".
Effective immediately - Mar 22nd.All passport renewal and add pages process please enclose the fee in the form of a personal check or money order.
$60.00 for Form DS-5504
$170.00 for Form DS-82
$142.00 for Form DS-4085
Enclose the fee in the form of a personal check or money order.
Make checks payable to "U.S. Department of State."
The full name and date of birth of the applicant must be typed or printed on the front of the check.
Above fee does not include handling charges, please include credit card on the Visa Network order form.
Effective immediately - Jan 19th.
US passport holders ONLY: 10 yr multiple entry visas with a maximum stay of 60 days stay for each visit are available. The are no additional documents are necessary; check the last box in section 2.2 and type 10yr visa. Travelers must have 1 yr validity or more on their passports to qualify. However, the 10yr visa is up to the discretion of the consulate, it is not always guaranteed.
Effective immediately - Oct 16th. The consulate is requiring all travelers to have an itineraryshowing a departure date of at least 4 weeks from the day of submissionto the consulate. They will not accept any applications showing adeparture date sooner than 4 weeks.