Apply for a VISA to India

In Australia

Welcome to the website of the India Passport & Visa Services Center in Australia. VFS Services Australia Pty Ltd is a trusted partner to “The Government of India” in Australia and manages the administrative function of the Visa, Passport, OCI, PCC, IDLV & other Miscellaneous Services application process.

Step 2 Before you decide to apply for a visa please make sure you familiarize yourself with the information on the visa subclass you are applying for. Quick links to information on visa categories and Long Term Visa Types helpful information including Visa Fee, VFS Service Charge and Processing Time can be found on the Visa Wizard page on this website.

Step 3 Applicants should fill the Download Forms corresponding to the visa subclass under which they wish to lodge their application. Applicants can get the Download Forms by visiting the nearest India Visa Application Centre or by downloading the forms from Applications and Forms.

  • PIO Card scheme is no longer in existence.
  • Mandatory collection of Biometric Data from the visa applicants has been deferred until further notice
  • Scheduling appointment to visit the application centre is now mandatory effective 1 January 2015.


If you have already submitted your application at the application centre, to know the status of your application

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Fees and Charges at a Glance

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India Passport & Visa Service Centre (IPVSC) Location

Locate your nearest Visa Application Centre. Please select your resident city below.

News & updates

PIO Card scheme is no longer in existence...

Published on 18 January 2015

Message regarding Implementation of Biometric Data Collection...

Published on 16 December 2014

Message regarding Implementation of Appointment process...

Published on 16 December 2014

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