We do not process or render services for E-Visa, which is directly processed by Govt. of India, through their official website. Any company posing to be BLS or otherwise, promising to render service on E-Visa should not be entertained and reported to your respected Mission/Post.

Updates and Notices

  • Dear applicant, please be advised that the outsourcing agreement between the Indian High Commission and BLS International expires on 30 September 2016. As a result, all BLS application centres will only accept applications till 29 September 2016. All applications pending or uncollected will be handed over to the closest office of the Consular General. All BLS offices including the call centre will cease operations on 30 September 2016. BLS will stop accepting postal applications effective 22 September 2016. Kindly consult for further details.


    Holiday notice

    Please note that all BLS centres close for lunch between 1pm and 2pm.


    Indian citizens living in India and abroad are advised to apply for urgent re-issuance of their passports in the following cases:-



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  • Kindly be advised that our new Email ID is".
  • Please note no hand written passports will be accepted by the Indian Issuing authority for an Indian Visa application, this includes all South African Temporary Passports.
  • As off 1 November 2013, all BLS centres will close for lunch between 13h00 and 14h00. This includes the call centre....
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  • Residents North West, Limpopo and Mpumalanga provinces should apply at the BLS International Centre in Johannesburg. In online application North West, Limpopo and Mpumalanga provinces re...
  • Residents of Northern Cape and Western Cape should apply at BLS International Centre in Cape Town. In online application Northern Cape and western Cape residents should select the Indian...
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Assisting individuals, professionals, skilled

for visa and passport

BLS International (South Africa) is a trusted partner to the High Commission of India, South Africa for managing the administrative function of visa and passport application process.

Applicants are solely responsible for the application they submit. Any false information or mis-representation of facts and incomplete / invalid supporting documents will have a direct bearing on the decision with regards to issuance of visa by the Embassy of India. Applicants are required to submit their application as per their Jurisdiction.

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