Important Information:

Dear Applicant,
On account of Indian Republic Day, both the HCI and BLS international services in Singapore remain closed on 26th January 2024 and resume operations on 29th January 2024.

Visa Appointment

Dear Applicant,
Work Pass Holders
Indian nationals holding Singapore-issued “work permits” may submit the Passport/attestation application between 9:00 am to 10:00 am during working days without an appointment.
TATKAL Service
For submission under the Tatkal category, no appointment is required and the applicant may just walk into either of the BLS Centres between 09:00 AM - 1:00 PM from Monday to Friday except for listed holidays. Please be advised that the Tatkal (emergency) fee is applicable for all Tatkal Services.
Please be informed that no appointment is required for the VISA application submission at BLS centres. Visa applicants may visit our centre with required documents between 09:00 am to 01:00 pm from Monday to Friday except for listed holidays.
Please note applicants who seek an emergency visa ( Death/Extreme medical urgency ) can visit our centre between 09:00 am to 01:00 pm (Monday to Friday except for listed holidays) along with proof of emergency and a confirmed flight ticket.


Resumption of Tourist Visa to India
(i) Foreign nationals intending to visit India for tourism purposes have been allowed to enter into India on Tourist Visa/ e-Tourist Visa through chartered flights (for group tourism only) from 15 October 2021;
(ii) All individual foreign nationals intending to travel to India for tourism purposes through Vande Bharat Mission, Air Bubble Scheme or by any scheduled/ non-scheduled commercial flights as allowed by the Ministry of Civil Aviation would be permitted to enter India from 15 November 2021.
(iii) The above-mentioned foreign nationals would be required to obtain a fresh Regular Tourist/ e-Tourist Visa from Missions/ Posts abroad or BOI. Existing valid e-Tourist Visa/ Regular Tourist Visa continue to remain suspended and thus cannot be used.
(iv) Foreign nationals may be granted fresh single-entry Regular Tourist/ eTourist visa for 30 days only by Missions/Posts abroad and BOI. The first 500,000 Tourist Visas would be issued on 'Gratis' basis and is admissible only once per tourist.
(v) Such foreign nationals shall be permitted to enter India by sea routes or by flights only. However, entry through land ICPs is not permitted.
(vi) In respect of quarantine and all other health / COVID-19 related matters, extant guidelines of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare shall be strictly adhered to.
(vii) Visa applications of all categories (except individual regular Tourist Visa) would be accepted at both centres of M/s BLS International from Nov 01, 2021. Individual Tourist Visa application may be submitted at any of the two BLS Centres form Nov 08, 2021. Visa applications may be submitted at BLS on all working days.

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