PV-Project Visa
Please finalize your travel arrangements only after you obtain an appropriate visa. VFS / Embassy of India, Belgium will not be responsible for any inconvenience/problems faced as a result of finalizing travel plans before obtaining your appropriate visa. The decision to grant the duration of visa is made solely by the Embassy of India.

Project Visa: Please Click on (Checklist and additional forms) to Complete your online application form.

A Project Visa is granted to those who are an employed by an Foreign company in a specialized field is transferred to a India for a specific Project related to Power and Steel Sector. Project visa is granted to those desiring to come to India for the purpose of construction, Fabrication, installation for Power Plants and Steel Plants Only.

i) Those who are coming to India for execution of a project/contract related to Power plant and steel plant.
ii) Those who are coming to India on short visits to customer location to repair Power/Steel plant or machinery as part of warranty or annual maintenance contract.
iii) Those who are coming to India for installation and commissioning of equipments/machines/tools in term of contract for supply of such equipment/machine/tools for Power/ Steel Plants.

(i) The visa service will be open on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.
(ii) Applicants will need to present themselves in person at any of the following Visa Centres:
Residents of Belgium:
India Visa Application Centre, 19, Avenue Emile De Mot, 1000, Brussels (Tuesday/ Thursday from 9 to 12 noon)
India Visa Collection Centre, 62 Vestingstraat, 1Floor, 2018 Antwerp (Tuesday/ Thursday from 10 to 12 noon)
Residents of Luxembourg:
India Visa Collection Centre, 66 Rue Des Celtes, 1318 Luxembourg (Tuesday / Thursday from 10 to 12 noon)
(iii) Prior appointment over telephone or in person must be made at the Visa Centre’s for submission of visa application(s).
(iv) Processing time for a visa is 4 to 5 weeks. Applicants are therefore advised to apply well in advance of the proposed date of travel to ensure that they get a visa in time.
(vi) British nationals may continue to apply directly at the High Commission of India, London through the India Visa Application Centre’s in London with no Additional service fee.

Note: Applicants granted Employment Visa should register themselves with the concerned FRRO within 14 days from date of arrival in India

Applicants with Belgian or Luxemburg passport are allowed to apply for the Employment Visa, as per the directives from the Embassy of India, Brussels.
Non Belgian nationals can apply provided they are domiciled in Belgium for at least two years. They need to attach a copy of resident card of last 2 years validity.