Foreign nationals intending to visit India for commissioning surrogacy must necessarily apply for a Medical Visa.
2. The applicants need to ensure that the following conditions are fulfilled ahead of their application, so that all paperwork is complete:
3. If any of the above conditions are not fulfilled, the visa application shall be rejected.
4. Before leaving India for their return journey, 'exit' permission from FRRO/FRO would be required. Before granting 'exit', the FRRO/FRO will see whether the foreign couple is carrying a certificate from the ART clinic concerned regarding the fact the child/children have been duly taken custody of by the foreigner, and that the liabilities towards the Indian surrogate mother have been fully discharged as per the agreement.
5. A copy of the birth certificate(s) of the surrogate child/children will be retained by the FRRO/FRO along with photocopies of the passport and visa of the foreign parents.