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    least two blank visa pages. Must be the actual passport not a copy.
  • Applicants who are not USA Citizens, but hold long term US visa or a Green Card should submit a
    copy of the visa or the Green Card.
  • Additional documents for the applicant who has  Pakistan or Bangladesh background. Click here
    to see detail requirements.
2.  Application Form.
    Click here to complete the online India Visa Application. You must complete the India Visa
    Application Form online. After the application has been completed, you must print and sign the
  • It is important that you must fill out the application correctly, otherwise your application will not be
    accepted as BCV is not allowed to modify the form on your behalf.
  • Indian Mission: USA-Houston. If you apply at a different city, you will need to fill out a new
  • The application should be printed on 2 separate sheets of paper.
  • The India Visa application form has 2 places for signature.
  • Each application must sign completely inside the box on page 1 below there picture. Minors
    who cannot  write their name can be use a thumbprint in black ink instead. If any part of the
    signature or thumbprint is outside of the box, the application will be rejected.
  • At the bottom of page 2. The applicant must sigh. If applicant is a minor, both parents or
    legal guardians must sign.
3.  One passport photos.  
    One latest 2x2 inch passport size photographs. No glasses are allowed to be worn in the photo.
    Using glue or paste, affix the photo to the India Visa Application Form. Do not staple the photo.
4. Sponsor Letter.
    A Business Letter from the sponsoring organization ( both India and your company)
    addressed to the Consulate of India indicating nature of applicant's business, probable duration of
    stay,validity of visa, places and organizations to be visited and guaranteeing financial support for
    you whileyou are in India, etc.
5. Proof of Address:
    Applicants must submit a photocopy with proof of residence/address that matches the present
    address on the visa application exactly. Photocopy of state issued ID (Driver License or ID), major
    utility bill (Water, Gas, Electric, Sewage) or a copy of a valid/current lease containing both the
    landlord and tenant signatures must be submitted. Do not cut your drivers license copy down to a
    smaller size.
6. BCV Visa Order Form
    Complete the BCV Visa Order Form online. This online form is essential for us to know your correct
    shipping address and update of your order status via email.
    BCV is a service company only. BCV does not issue visas or in any way determine or control the issuance of, or
    terms and conditions of, visas all of which is determined and controlled solely by the consulate of India. BCV is
    not and cannot be responsible for any determinations, act or omissions by the Consulate.
Additional documents for the applicant who is previous Indian Citizenship:
  • If the applicant has already renounced Indian citizenship, one of the following must be produced as
  • A certificate of renunciation issued by a Consulate of India or,
  • Your cancelled Indian passport with stamp stating the passport is cancelled due to
    obtaining US (or any non Indian country) citizenship.
  • If the applicant has NOT renounced their Indian citizenship, or cannot show proof, the following
    must be provided:
  • Copy of your naturalization certificate
  • Most recent Indian passport.
Total Fee  A + B: Make one check or Money order payable to:  BCV Visa and Passport Services.
BCV Visa and Passport Services
1502 Rosalie St
Houston, TX 77004

Documents Required for India Business Visa Application
Please send all the required documents with your check or money order to BCV (FedEx, UPS,, or USPS
Express recommended). Multiple applications can be sent and returned in one package

    Shipping Address:
    Lisa Liu
    BCV Visa and Passport Services
    1502 Rosalie St
    Houston, TX 77004
E-mail Us
Toll-Free: 1 888 778 6182
Option 1
FedEx overnight  (Saturday delivery is not included. USPS Express for
residents of Alaska and Hawaii).
Option 2
FedEx 2nd day delivery
Option 3
Enclosing a prepaid airbill (FedEx, UPS, DHL or other expediting carriers) or
an envelope with sufficient stamps (US Post Office Express Mail, Priority Mail
with Delivery Confirmation, or Certified Mail. Regular Mails or Priority Mails
without confirmation are not accepted).
We Service: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kansas,
Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas
Processing Time
Visa  Fee
Service Fee
visa fee+BCV
5-8 Business Day
1 Year
5 Years
10 Years
B. Return Shipping Fee
A.  Visa Fee and BCV Service Fee.
A Business visa is strictly given those who are doing business in India such as making sales or or more
businessmen who have set up or intend to set up joint ventures in India.

The Business Visa applicant must receive the visa prior to applying for accompanying the spouse and
dependent family members. Each stay not to exceed 180 days, hence registration is not required. Please
note the visa is valid beginning on the day it is issued. So, a 1 year visa issued on January 1 would be
valid until December 31.