All foreign nationals require a visa to enter India. The only exceptions are nationals of Nepal and Bhutan who can enter India without a visa. Delegates are strongly advised to seek information on visa requirements applicable to their case from Indian diplomatic or consular missions in their home countries.
All individual visa seekers are requested to apply for the Indian Visa through Online application link. To obtain a visa, applicants must hold a passport valid for at least six months (from the date of arrival in India), fill out an online visa application form, provide a passport size photo and present a copy of the confirmation of accreditation. A United Nations letter of invitation to COP 14 and/or a document issued by a relevant home country authority that proves official participation may facilitate obtaining a visa. The duration and number of entries granted to the applicant will be solely at the discretion of Embassy/Consulates.
Applicants are encouraged to submit their visa application and collect their passport in person.
The Indian authorities will do their utmost to facilitate entry procedures for all participants. Information on visa procedures can be found o the website of the National Portal of India at:
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Detailed information regarding the Indian Diplomatic Missions and Consular Offices can be found under: https://www.mea.gov.in/indian-missions-abroad-new.htm
Information regarding online visa can be found under: https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/evisa/tvoa.html
For detailed information on immigration regulations please visit the Indian Ministry of Home Affairs website at: https://www.boi.gov.in/