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Medical (MED) Visa

A Medical visa is granted to those who intend travelling to India for medical treatment. The visa can be single/multiple entry. Medical visa may be valid up to one year. Please note the validity of the visa is effective from the date of issue.


Proof of financial standing (latest bank statement) of the applicant.

Visa  Fee : Euro 99 (valid upto 6 months)

Medical visa is also the appropriate category of visa for foreign Nationals intending to Visit India for commissioning of Surrogacy.  Visa in such cases may be granted only if the prospective surrogate parents have been duly married for at least two years and if surrogacy is recognized by the country of their origin. Treatment related to surrogacy should be done only at one of the registered ART clinics recognized by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). The list of such clinics is available at http://www.icmr.nic.in.  

Further information related to commissioning of Surrogacy may be seen at http://mha1.nic.in/pdfs/Surrogacy-111013.pdf.

Note: For further procedural details, go to website of service provider www.vfsglobal.com/india/netherlands. In case of any discrepancy between this website and the website of the service provider or any Government of India website, please bring the same to the attention of the Embassy at e-mail: consular.thehague@mea.gov.in

Foreign nationals going on Medical visa can take a family member or attendant as a medical attendant, for which they should apply for medical attendant (MED X) visa.