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Security Regulations
Security Measures For Applicants

Going Inside Visa Application Centre

Security Regulations do not permit you to carry the following:

1. Usage of mobile phones, laptops, iPods, electronic books, photo and video cameras, as well as other self-contained electronic devices. All of these devices when visiting the Visa Application Centre should be disabled.
2. Forbidden items when visiting Visa Application Centre (despite the possible existence of licenses and permits):
a. Any type of firearms, air guns and traumatic guns;
b. Electroshocks, sprays and other means of self-defense;
c. Cold steel arms, piercing and cutting items, including household goods;
d. Explosives, explosive and flammable substances, fireworks;
e. Poisonous and toxic substances;
f. Sealed envelopes, and other packages, excluding the possibility of establishing a visual content;
g. Large suitcases, bags, checking of which may be complicated;
h. Alcoholic beverages and food.
i. Electronic storage media
This list provided is not finite. Other items may be prohibited based on security staff discretion.

Articles Allowed

Folders containing your passport (s) and Visa application related papers would be permitted inside our Visa Application Center(s) after proper security check.

Please note also that we do not generally permit third parties such as friends, relatives, or business contacts to accompany visa applicants in to the center, unless special needs ( e.g. to accompany hearing impaired, physically challenged, elderly applicants, children or applicants requiring interpreters).

Note: There is no facility at the Visa Application Center to store prohibited items or your personal belongings. You will have to make alternate arrangements to keep the same before entry into the Center.