A foreigner is required to register in Foreigners Registration Office (FRO) within 14 days of arrival, if his / her VISA is valid for more than 180 days and if the foreigner intends to stay continuously in India for more than 180 days on a single visit. Citizens of Pakistan are required to register within 24 hours of their arrival unless exempted from reporting by the Visa Issuing Authority. Citizens of Afghanistan are required to register within 7 days of their arrival.

A FOREIGNER FAILING TO REGISTER within the stipulated time could be punished with fine or imprisonment upto 5 years or both.

No. 55, Off Double Road,


(It is about a kilometer from old madras road, & 500m from the double road – CMH Road Junction)