Visa Application >> Visa Exemption

List of countries with which bilateral agreements on exemption from requirement of visa by diplomatic, official/service and ordinary passport holders are currently in force

 

S. No.

Country

Category of passport exempted

Period of stay

Signed on

Remarks

1

Argentina

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

31-Mar-1994

Visa free stay till assignment for the assigned to Mission

2

Armenia

Diplomatic only

90 days

31-Oct-2003

w.e.f. 24.08.2004

3

Bangladesh

Diplomatic only

30 days

 

 

4

Belarus

Diplomatic & Official

Not specified

 

 

5

Bhutan

All passports

Not specified

 

 

6

Brazil

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

20-Jan-2004

w.e.f. 17.11.2004

7

Bulgaria

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

3-Mar-2009

w.e.f. 02.07.2009 (**)

8

Cambodia

Diplomatic & Official

60 days

9-Apr-2002

w.e.f. 09.05.2002

9

Chile

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

24-Apr-2003

w.e.f. 17.08.2004

10

Colombia

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

 

 

11

Croatia

Diplomatic & Official

30 days

19-Sep-2007

w.e.f. 08.04.2008

12

Cyprus

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

25-May-2007

w.e.f. 01.05.2008 (**)

13

Denmark

Diplomatic & Official

Not specified

 

 

14

Ecuador

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

 

w.e.f. 18.08.2008

15

Egypt

Diplomatic, official & service

90 days

18-Nov-2008

w.e.f. 15.02.2010 (**)

16

El Salvador

All passports

90 days

10-Jun-2008

w.e.f. 01.04.2009

17

Germany

Diplomatic only

90 days

 

w.e.f. 01.01.1991

18

Guyana

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

4-Feb-2003

w.e.f. 03.01.2005

19

Honduras

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

10-Jun-2008

w.e.f. 01.03.2009

20

Hong Kong@

Diplomatic & Official

 

 

Those assigned to mission requrie visa

21

Hungary

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

4-Nov-2003

w.e.f. 01.04.2005

22

Indonesia

Diplomatic & Official

30 days

 

w.e.f. 01.08.2008

23

Israel

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

9-Sep-2003

w.e.f. 20.10.2004 (**)

24

Japan

Diplomatic only

90 days

12-Nov-2007

w.e.f. 01.01.2008

25

Kazakhstan

Diplomatic & Official

30 days

17-Aug-1999

w.e.f. 20.11.2000

26

Laos

Diplomatic & Official

30 days

6-Nov-2002

w.e.f. 01.04.2000 @ (**)

27

Macedonia

Diplomatic

90 days

20-Jan-2009

w.e.f. 15.05.2010

28

Malaysia

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

14-May-2001

w.e.f. 01.10.2001

29

Maldives

All passports

90 days

March 1979

 

30

Mauritius

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

 

 

31

Mexico

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

21-Oct-2005

w.e.f. 23.02.2006

32

Mongolia

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

23-Dec-2005

w.e.f. 02.02.2006

33

Myanmar

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

2-Nov-2003

w.e.f. 15.03.2005

34

Nepal

All passports

Not specified

 

 

35

Nicaragua

Diplomatic, official & service

90 days

10-Jun-2008

w.e.f. 01.10.2008

36

Paraguay

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

 

 

37

Peru

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

3-Jun-2003

w.e.f. 16.09.2004

38

Philippines

Diplomatic & Official

30 days

5-Oct-2007

24.04.2008

39

Republic of Korea (South Korea)

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

1-Aug-2005

w.e.f. 03.10.2005

40

Romania

Diplomatic only

90 days

31-Jan-2004

w.e.f. 06.02.2008

41

Russia

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

3-Dec-2004

w.e.f. 15.02.2005 (**)

42

Serbia

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

17-Sep-2007

w.e.f. 17.07.2009

43

Singapore

Diplomatic & Official

Not specified

 

 

44

South Africa

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

22-Feb-2008

w.e.f. 21.05.2008

45

Tajikistan

Diplomatic

30 days

14-Nov-2003

w.e.f. 19.08.2005 (**)

46

Thailand

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

9-Oct-2003

w.e.f. 01.03.2004

47

Turkey

Diplomatic only

90 days

8-Feb-2008

w.e.f. 01.05.2008 @

48

Uruguay

Diplomatic & Official

30 days

 

 

49

Venezuela

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

31-Aug-2005

w.e.f. 18.11.2005

50

Vietnam

Diplomatic & Official

90 days

7-Sep-1994

 

 (**) Those employed by international organizations require visa.              

@ Those assigned to mission require visa

 

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