HELPLINE NUMBERS
  • Help Mumbai Police, SMS your grievance on 7738133133 or 7738144144, Police Control Room 100. Mumbai Police Elder Line 1090, Traffic Whatsapp Helpline 8454999999, Alert Citizen 103

    Emergency Details:    Help Mumbai Police, Serve you better, SMS your grievance on 7738133133 or 7738144144, Police Control Room 100 , Mumbai Police Elder Line 1090, Alert Citizen 103

FOREIGN VISITORS : RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  

Foreign Visitors: Rights and Responsibilities

  1. No person may enter Indian borders without a proper passport and valid Indian Visa.
  2. After landing at Indian shores, every foreigner should register himself with the concerned Foreigner's Registration Officer within a period of 15 days. However, a foreign citizen visiting India on a tourist visa and intending to stay in India for a period of 180 days or less, does not need to get registered.
  3. If for some unavoidable reasons, a foreign citizen requires an extension for his stay in India, he should apply for the same, at least 2 months prior to the expiry of the valid period of his stay in India, to the Office of the Foreigner's Registration Officer i.e. Deputy Commissioner of Police (Special Branch).
  4. Following documents, in triplicate, should be furnished along with such application:

    (1) Application for extension of time limit, in the prescribed format
    (2) Copy of the passport.
    (3) Copy of the Indian Visa.