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Short Term Visa

Overview

Depending on the purpose of your travel to Georgia, there are different categories of visas that will apply to the occasion. Whether you are planning to go on a visit, study or work and reside there permanently, you will have to apply for a different Georgian Visa, accordingly. Depending on the purpose of travelling you may be granted a visa with the right of stay for a short-term period, long-term period or with the right for transiting the territory of Georgia. The authorized body for issuing, extending, and terminating Georgian visas is Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia/Embassy of Georgia in India.

Shor-term visa may be issued according to the number of days indicated in a visa application but for not more than 30 calendar days. And only if you have visited Georgia at least once during the previous year, and there are grounds for requesting short-term visa you may be granted with a short-term multiple-entry visa for a maximum of five years. Besides, the total period of an alien’s entry and stay in Georgia in any 180-day period shall not exceed 90 calendar days.

Long-term visa may be issued with the right of multiple entries to Georgia for 90 calendar days or one year period of validity and stay.

Please note that all documents required for visa should be submitted through the VFS Global representation. Please visit the official website of Consular Department of MFA Georgia to find detailed information regarding to the visa procedures.

https://www.geoconsul.gov.ge/HtmlPage/Html/View?id=956andlang=Eng

Note: Once the application is submitted in VFS Centre and payment receipt is generated, applicant needs to upload scanned payment receipt in Georgia online portal and updated application form needs to be submitted in VFS center.

Visa fees

Kindly click here to know if you require a visa to enter Georgia.

The applicable visa fee in INR is as per the current exchange rate. The same is subject to change without notice.

The Visa fee is non-refundable.

DURATION VISA FEES IN INR VISA FEES IN USD VISA FEES IN LKR
Short Term Visa  1488 20 3155
Long Term Visa  1488 20 3155

Service Fee:

1264 INR per application for Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Goa and Bangalore Centers

Additional Optional Services:

VALUE ADDED SERVICE  INR  BDT  NPR  LKR
SMS 119 281 394 567
Courier  342 1511 2121 3057
Photocopy  10  4  5  8
Color Photocopy  16  51 71  103
Photograph   238  217 305  439
Email / Printing Services 21 254 357 514
Form Filling  238  208  292  422
Premium Lounge  2600   2822   3962   5709
Prime Time  2752  3426 4810  6930
Video Conferencing Service  2826  3526  4951  7134

For Applicants applying from Nepal

  • The only acceptable method of payment for Visa Fees is by Demand Draft in Indian Rupees (INR) Demand Draft should be drawn in favor of "VFS Global Services Pvt Ltd.", and be payable at New Delhi. It is subject to change every month end.
  • There is a bank counter available at VFS office to assist applicants prepare their visa fees demand draft with an additional NPR 1250/-
  • The visa fee is non-refundable.
  • There is a service charge of NPR  6307  

    Note : “Any demand draft having contradicting MICR number or incorrect information shall not be acceptable”

  • The applicable visa fee is in INR.

For Applicants applying from Bangladesh

  • The acceptable method of payment for Visa Fees is by TT (Telegraphic transfer) US Dollars (USD). Applicants can approach Bank of convenience, and should follow the below process;
  • Fill up a deposit slip & TM form with information of account details Embassy of Georgia 409000600421 RBL BANK with the below Swift Code

    RATNINBBXXX
  • Need to carry and provide Passport copy
  • Carry print of the visa fee detail stated in the website 

Applicant need to go to the VFS center with the proof of visa fee payment.

  • The visa fee is non-refundable.
  • There is a service charge of BDT 4492/-
  • The applicable visa fee is in USD.

For Applicants applying from Sri Lanka

  • The visa fee is non-refundable.
  • There is a service charge of LKR 9087/- ( 53 USD)

    Note : “Any demand draft having contradicting MICR number or incorrect information shall not be acceptable”

  • The applicable visa fee is in LKR 3429/-.

Documents Required

PDF Please click here for Documents required

Notes:

  1. For documents, an applicant needs to submit one set of hard copies and it is mandatory to upload scanned documents as per above checklist after filling online application form. Kindly carry your original supporting documents required only for verification.
  2. After downloading the check list, kindly choose your visa category on checklist as mentioned in drop down “choose an item”
  3.  In case the applicant is being invited by a person residing in Georgia, invitation letter needs to be filled by the invitee and notarized copy needs to be enclosed in the application. Click here for invitation letter

Photo Specifications

A digital copy of photograph with below specification needs to be uploaded when filling up online application form. To fill Online application form kindly click here.

A recent digital colour photograph (digital photo 472 x 610 pixels in dimension; scanned photo – 4 x 5.16 cm in size, scanned at 300 DPI resolutions)

Processing Time

The processing time for the application at the Embassy of Georgia is 10 working days

The processing time for Student application at the Embassy of Georgia is 2 months

Please be advised that due to the above mentioned estimated processing time, we are not able to guarantee the return of passports by specific dates for travel.

Please be sure to submit your visa application well in advance, to avoid any inconveniences

ONLINE APPLICATION FORM

Kindly click here to fill online e-application form.

Please note that it is mandatory to upload all scanned supporting documents as specified in the checklist.