Indian Visa for Norway Passport Holders
Since 2014, Norway nationals holding passports have had access to the Indian visa application process electronically. Residents of Norway do not need to fulfil any paper-based criteria in order to apply for an Indian visa online.
Eligibility Requirements for Indian visa for citizens of Norway-
To be eligible for anIndian E-visa for a Norway citizensmust meet the following requirements:
- A Norway passport that is valid for at least six months beyond the intended date of departure from India.
- A digital photo of themselves that meets the Indian government's requirements.
- A valid email address.
- A credit or debit card to pay the visa fee.
Types of Indian Visa For Norway Citizens
- Indian Tourist Visa
- Indian Business Visa
- Indian Medical Visa
- 30 Days Tourism Visa
- 1 Year Multi Entry Tourism Visa
- 5 Year Multi Entry Visa
- Visa for Conferees
How to Apply for Indian visa for citizens of Norway
Norwegian nationals can apply for an Indian visa by going to the Indian government's E-visa orIndia Visa services websites. The application process is quite easy to complete and just takes a few minutes.
Step 1: Log on to Website
Step 2: Fill out the visa application form
Step 3: Pay the visa fee
Step 4: Upload your digital photo Passport Copy
Step 5: Review your application Submit
Note- The Indian government will then process your application and issue you an Indian Visa.
Processing Time for Indian visa for citizens of Norway
The processing time for Indian E-visas is usually 3-5 business days. However, it is important to note that the processing time may be longer during peak season.
Validity for Indian visa for citizens of Norway
This visa can be used for a single entry for up to 30 days after the date of arrival in India. If you enter India on a tourist visa, you should only do so for leisure, sightseeing, visiting friends and family, receiving emergency medical care, or on a quick business trip, among other reasons.
What should Norway Citizens be aware of if coming to India on e-Visa?
- They should avoid overstaying in the country after their Visa expires.
- They have to take out the print out of the Indian visa which is sent by Email.
- They have to ensure that their Travel Document has 2 blank pages.
Do Norwegian citizens require a visa to visit India?
Yes, even minors must apply for an Indian eVisa if they meet the requirements. Children must apply on their own.
Can I obtain permanent residence in India?
You are able to live and work in India indefinitely if you have a permanent residency permit. You need to complete specific standards and have a valid residence permit in India for a minimum of 7 years before you can apply for a permanent residence permit.
What occurs when a Norwegian citizen marries an Indian?
You do not immediately receive a residence permit in India if you marry an Indian citizen or resident. You and your spouse must apply for a residence permit through family immigration in order to live in India.