Visa for Saudi and Foreign Nationals
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VISA FOR SAUDI AND FOREIGN NATIONALS
 


Tourist Visa
Sl. Description Fees*
1. Tourist Visa - Valid for six months from date of issue SR. 155
2. Tourist Visa - Valid for one year from date of issue SR. 245
3. Tourist Visa - Valid for five years from date of issue SR. 490


Requirements for issue of Tourist Visa:-

  • Original Passport (valid for a minimum period of six months at the time of submission of  visa application)
  • Copy of Passport
  • Two recent Passport size photographs. Please See Photograph Requirements Document)
  • Duly completed Online Application Form - Click here.
  • Applicable Visa Fee in Cash Saudi Riyals
  • Copy of Saudi ID card/ Copy of Iqama for Foreigners
  •  Proof of confirmation of hotel accommodation in India
  • Airlines ticket for India
  • A letter from Employer/Sponsor
     
    Business Visa
    Sl. Description Fees*
    1. Business Visa for Saudi - Valid for six months from date of issue SR. 810
    2. Business Visa for Saudi - Valid for two years from date of issue SR 1110 
      Requirements for issue of Business Visa:-
    • Original Passport (valid for a minimum period of six months at the time of submission of  visa application)
    • Copy of Passport
    • Two recent Passport size photographs. Please See Photograph Requirements Document)
    • Duly completed Online Application Form - Click here.
    • Applicable Visa Fee in Cash Saudi Riyals
    • Copy of Saudi ID card/ Copy of Iqama for Foreigners
    • For upto Six months multiple entry - A letter of request from a business establishment in Saudi Arabia attested by the Chamber of Commerce; For more than six months multiple entry - A letter of request from a business establishment in Saudi Arabia attested by the Chamber of Commerce and letter of invitation from Indian Co duly attested by respective chamber of commerce.

    NOTE : Visa application for Business visa will also be vetted by the Commercial Wing of the Embassy

     

     
    BUSINESS VISA FOR RECRUITMENT OF MANPOWER FROM INDIA


    Business Visa
    Sl. Description Fees*
    1. Business Visa for recruitment of manpower from India Varies country-to-country


    Requirements for issue of Business visa for recruitment of manpower from India (Documents to be Submitted (in duplicate) for Recruitment of Visa) ::-

    • Visa application form duly filled in with two photographs. Please See Photograph Requirements Document)
    • Passport (with one photo copy)
    • Duly completed Online Application Form - Click here.
    • Letter from the company requesting visa for the applicant
    • Applicant's I/D copy
    • Copy of Visa issued by Saudi Labour Ministry for Indian workers
    • Salary offered by the company to the Indian workers and other provisions such as food, accommodation and transport etc.
    • Correspondence with recruiting agent (s) (complete address, tel/fax Numbers/Email address of the agent in India)..
    • List of addresses of all the recruitment agents in India whose services the company utilized in past or propose to utilize in near future.
    • List of all Indian workers working in the company/concerned branch of the company
    • Copy of Registration Certificate of the sponsoring company
    • Copies of three employment contracts signed by the company with its employees in the recent past for the same category of employees as are being recruited

    [Note :- The applicant himself has to come for interview in the Embassy by Attache (Labour) in Room No. 107 in the Embassy. The visa application thereafter will be processed by the Consular Wing of the Embassy which may take 4-7 days.


    Transit Visa
    Sl. Description Fees*
    1. Valid for actual transit stay required in India (up to maximum 15 days) SR. 80


    Requirements for issue of Transit Visa:-

    • Original Passport with copy of passport (valid for a minimum period of six months at the time of submission of  visa application)
    • Two recent Passport size photographs. Please See Photograph Requirements Document)
    • Duly completed Online Application Form - Click here.
    • Copy of Saudi ID card/ Copy of Iqama for Foreigners
    • Applicable Visa Fee in Cash Saudi Riyals
    • Photocopy of the onward journey ticket.
    • A letter from Employer / Sponsor
       

    Student Visa
    Sl. Description Fees*
    1. Student Visa - Valid for one year (or more) from date of issue SR. 285

    Requirements for issue of Student Visa:-

    • Original Passport (valid for a minimum period of six months at the time of submission of  visa application)
    • copy of Passport
    • Two recent Passport size photographs. Please See Photograph Requirements Document)
    • Duly completed Online Application Form - Click here.
    • Applicable Visa Fee in Cash Saudi Riyals
    • Provisional admission letter in original along with a copy from a recognized educational institution in India.
    • Travelling Cheque or DD for US $ 2000/- 
    • A letter of financial support from parent / guardian along with a bank guarantee worth SR.7,000 (Saudi Riyals Seven Thousand) for the duration of the course/study.
    • Father's employment letter indicating position held and salary attested by Chamber of Commerce/foreign Ministry.
    • An undertaking from  parents/guardian for meeting all the expenses for their child/children studying in India and to the effect that their child will not be engaged in any unlawful and undesirable activity.
    • Iqama/Bataka copy

    Visa to Visit Relatives or for Medical Treatment
    Sl. Description Fees*
    1. Visit Visa - Valid for six months from date of issue SR. 305
    2. Visit Visa - Valid for one year from date of issue SR. 455
    3. Visit Visa - Valid for five years from date of issue SR. 755

    Requirements for issue of Visit Visa:-

    • Two recent Passport size photographs. Please See Photograph Requirements Document)
    • Duly completed Online Application Form - Click here.
    • Original Passport (valid for a minimum period of six months at the time of submission of  visa application)
    • Copy of Passport
    • Applicable Visa Fee in Cash Saudi Riyals
    • Names and complete addresses of relatives to be visited in India.
    • Medical Reports / Hospital References in case of medical treatment.
    • Iqama/Bataka copy
    • Letter of Sponsor (in case of non-Saudis) and medical treatment papers
    • Letter of admission from the hospital in India

    Employment Visa:
    Sl. Description Fees*
    1. Employment Visa - Valid for one year from date of issue Varies country-to-country

    Requirements for issue of Employment Visa:-

    • Two recent Passport size photographs. Please See Photograph Requirements Document)
    • Duly completed Online Application Form - Click here.
    • Original Passport (valid for a minimum period of six months at the time of submission of  visa application)
    • Copy of Passport
    • Applicable Visa Fee in Cash Saudi Riyals
    • A copy of the contract signed with the employer in India or a letter regarding the offer of appointment in India.
    • Applicant to be present in person
    • Saudi ID /Iqama
    • Letter from Company/Sponsor

    Diplomatic / Official Visa
    Sl. Description Fees*
    1. Diplomatic/Official Visa - Valid for three months from date of issue Gratis


    Requirements for issue of Diplomatic / Official Visa:-

    • Original Passport (valid for a minimum period of six months at the time of submission of  visa application)
    • Two recent Passport size photographs. Please See Photograph Requirements Document)
    • Duly completed Online Application Form - Click here.
    • Note Verbale from the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs  indicating the purpose of the visit in case of Saudi nationals. Note Verbale from the Embassy or Organisation concerned in case of their  diplomats/officials indicating the purpose of the visit

    (SUBMISSION OF OFFICIAL/DIPLOMATIC VISA APPLICATIONS AT THE EMBASSY BETWEEN 9.00AM AND 12.30AM FROM SATURDAY TO WEDNESDAY)