foreigners including foreigners of Indian origin visiting
India on long term (more than 180days) Student visa (S)
(including those coming for study of Yoga, Vedic Culture,
Indian system of dance and music), Research Visa (R),
Employment Visa (E) and Missionary Visa (M) will be required
to get themselves registered with concerned Registration
Officer within 14 days of his/her first arrival,
irrespective of the duration of their stay.
coming to India on Medical Visa (M) or Medical Attendant (MX)
Visa are also required to register themselves with the
concerned Registration Officer within 14 days of arrival of
arrival irrespective of the duration of stay.
visiting India on other categories of long term visa
including business/Entry (X) visa would not require
registration with the concerned FRROs /FROs if, repeat if
duration of his/her stay does not exceed 180 days on a
single visit. In case a foreigner intends to stay for more
than 180 days on a single visit he should get himself
registered well before the expiry of 180 days.
Nationals are required to register within 24 hours and
Afghanistan Nationals are required to register within 7 days
of their arrival in India.
facilities are not provided at the airport and are carried
out in the office of FRROs or District Superintendent of
below 16 years of age do not require registration on any
type of VISA.