India eVisa Requirments for Philippines

There are 3 categories under which the Indian e-Visa is issued :-

    (1)   e-Tourist visa (e-TV)
    (2)   e-Business visa
    (3)   e-Medical visa

The required documents for e-Tourist visa (e-TV) are digital photograph and copy of scanned Passport of the applicant. You will need to provide additional documents for e-Business visa - copy of your business card and e-Medical Visa - reference letter from Hospital.
You can check the documents required for Indian e-Visa in details further

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Requirements for Indian e-visa application by Philippine citizens

If you stay in Philippines, you need a visa for travelling to India. The reason for stay in India can be leisure, business, or medical. In each case, a different visa will be issued to you. Indian government has come up with e-visa online application system to ease the hassle of visa application. You need not visit the Indian embassy for Indian visa for Philippine citizen; everything can be done online from the convenience of your home. All you need is to submit the valid required documents.

If you plan to visit India for business, you need an e-business visa and if you are visiting India for leisure, an e-tourist visa will be issued to you. In case you wish to benefit from medical tourism in India, e- medical visa will be issued to you. The type of visa depends on the purpose of your stay in India.

When you apply for Indian e-visa, you need a scanned copy of passport and a scanned copy of digital photograph. In case of business and medical visa, certain additional documents such as business card for e- business visa and letter from Indian hospital in case of e-medical visa.

There may be certain unfortunate circumstances that may make it an emergency to visit India such as legal issues, illness, or loss of a loved one. Indian government has made provision to ensure that you get an emergency visa under those circumstances.

What is emergency visa?

The emergency visa can be applied for an approved within a day or less for urgent needs. In some cases, the emergency visas are processed on the weekends as well for people who have unplanned emergency travel. Usually, the emergency e-visa is issues within 1-3 working days of the complete application along with required documents and confirmation of payment.

In case of extremely urgent visas, you may be charged a higher fee for fast processing. The emergency visa service can be availed by tourist, business, medical, conference, and medical attendant treatment traveler.

You must know that the emergency e-visa is also subject to approval just like other visas. In case of the death of a loved one, you may need to provide the copy of letters from hospital for proving illness or death. Without the letter, the visa application may be rejected.

You should provide correct details such as phone number and email address for communication. The emergency visa doesn’t process on National holidays.

Documents required for emergency e-visa

  • A scanned copy of the passport with at least six months validity and two blank pages. The recommended size is 4MB or less.
  • Recent colored photograph with a white background.

The emergency visa is also a visa on arrival. Upon arrival in India, the visa will be stamped at the airport. Make sure you have the necessary documents ready upon arrival along with sufficient money to support your stay in India.

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