Journalist Visa Consular Services

Journalist Visa

Journalist visas are given to professional journalists and photographers for up to three months' stay in India. Journalists, Editors/Writers of Television networks and Radio Stations traveling to India on work or vacation are required to apply along with a copy of their Media Accreditation Card and/or a document from their organization describing clearly the nature of their work and whether they are traveling on work or as tourists.

Applicants are requested to obtain visas through:

Cox and Kings Global Services Pvt. Ltd.(All queries relating to Indian visa services should be directed to them)
2nd Floor, 235 West
23rd Street, New York-10011.
Website:www.in.ckgs.us
Contact No.646-589-0088 & 516-206-1483

Visas to Foreign Nationals Seeking to Work in Indian Media Organizations.

Journalists or intern journalists who intend to travel to India to work in Indian media organizations should apply for Employment ‘E’ visas. E Visa applicants are required to submit the following documents along with the visa application:

Request from the company

  • A copy of contract with the company
  • Registration details of the Indian company and
  • An undertaking from the Indian employer (pdf document)
Citizens of the following countries do not need a visa to enter India:
  • Bhutan
  • Nepal