Important Public Notice
(4th October 2013)
- Foreign nationals in India may require various services like Registration, Visa extension/conversion etc. For this purpose, various powers have been delegated to the FRROs/FROs which are available on the weblink https://mha.gov.in/PDF_Other/ForeigD-PwrdlgtFRROs.pdf.
- The foreign nationals are advised to visit the concerned jurisdictional FRRO/FRO for such Visa related services.
- If any service is required by foreign national which is not covered in the above mentioned delegated powers, even then the foreign national should visit the concerned jurisdictional FRRO/FRO and submit formal request for the service. The concerned FRRO/FRO will examine the request completely and if he/she prima facie agrees with the request of the foreigner, he/she will forward the application to the Ministry of Home Affairs for appropriate decision. If the concerned FRRO/FRO feels that the request of the Foreigner cannot be agreed to, he will straightaway advise the foreigner accordingly.
- In case of any queries, Foreigners may contact Visa Support Center by email at visasupport[at]nic[dot]in or on telephone numbers 011-22560198, 011-22560199 .
Joint Secretary (Foreigners)
Ministry of Home Affairs
Government of India