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Q: How much money can an NRI take out of India?

A: Residents of India can travel abroad with up to Rs.25,000. And there is no limit to take foreign currency you can take out of India. But if it's more than US$5000 or US$10,000 then it should be...

Q: Can an NRI purchase a travel card for upcoming foreign trip in India?

A: NRI customers cannot purchase travel card, traveler's cheques or foreign currency notes in India.

Q: Will, there be any charges if I cancel the order I placed for purchase of forex?

A: In case the transaction is canceled by you, applicable differential loss arising due to forex rates fluctuation will be deducted from the amount refunded to your account. Profit if any, will not be...

Q: How many days prior is it advisable to order for a purchase of forex?

A: Please make your request for online purchase and home delivery of Foreign Currency notes and Travel Card, 3 working days before your date of travel. For any urgent requirement, please visit the...

Q: What are the things to remember while purchasing forex or reloading /refunding travel card online?

A: Please keep your passport number, its expiry date and Debit Card handy while placing an order to purchase forex online. Also, don’t forget to carry your debit card, for its Grid values, to complete...

Q: What is the minimum transaction amount that can be ordered online?

A: There is no minimum transaction limit to reload. To buy the minimum transaction amount is USD 500 or its equivalent. (The minimum limit per product i.e. Travel Card or Currency Notes is USD 200 or...

Q: I have PIO card issued in 2011like apassport type prints. is it valid to travel to India?

A: *The government of India has notified that all existing PIO card holders shall be deemed to overseas citizens of Indian cardholder (merger of PIO to OCI) *Until applicants are in receipt of an OCI...

Q: Can a relative/power of attorney holder deposit foreign currency on behalf of the NRI?

A: No, the NRI has to come personally along with his/her passport for depositing to FC/FCTCs.

Q: How much foreign currency can an NRI bring along with him/her visit to India, without customs declaration form?

A: An individual NRI can bring USD 10,000/- or equivalent (in the form of FCTC/FC)of which maximum USD 5000/-can be in the form of currency notes without declaring the same in CDF. Any amount in...

Q: How much foreign currency can NRI carry out of India?

A: There is no limit to carry foreign exchange to the US. However, amounts exceeding USD 5,000 or equivalent and foreign exchange in the form of currency notes, bank notes or traveler's cheques in...