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.

  • Please note: VFS Global does not make phone calls for getting customer information. Please report immediately on if you receive any call purported to be originated by VFS Global to gather any personal information.
  • PIO Card scheme is no longer in existence.
  • 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.

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