Immigration

Expat Services

PRE ARRIVAL ADVISE
Expatriates coming to India for the first time usually have doubts and concerns about what to expect. To address such concerns and set expectations right, sometimes things as simple as a Skype call can have a tremendous impact. Our customized pre-arrival advice sessions anchored by one of our professional relocation experts provide you an opportunity to get prepared for your India experience and to ask whatever questions come to mind.
Our services include, but are not limited to:

  • Thorough needs assessment of the assignee and family
  • Overview of the country and Indian culture
  • Specific information on the destination city
  • Advice session to set expectations right
  • Advice on cost of living
  • Culture and lifestyle overview
  • Documentation and Legal Process
  • Immigration process
  • Answering any specific queries the assignee may have

AIRPORT MEET
Expat Relocations Manager will be there to meet you at the airport and will arrange your transfer to your temporary/permanent accommodation with necessary information about the city and the country.

MOBILE PHONES
We can arrange for a sim card / mobile handset upon arrival as per your need.

ACCOMADATION
We can arrange to show you the apartments/houses/Flats as per your requirements and budget, negotiate the lease and other terms with the Landlord and House owner on your behalf. We can also arrange a temporary stay at Old Lighthouse Bristow Hotel on reasonable rates.

BANK ACCOUNT
We will co-ordinate with the bank for opening a salary / current / saving account.
Client/expat will provide all the supporting documents as required by the bank for opening the salary account.

INSURANCE
We will co-ordinate with the Insurance Company for arranging the Health Insurance (Mediclaim), Personal Accident Insurance for you and your family as per your need.

CITY ORIENTATION PROGRAMME
Our City Orientation Program is designed to introduce you and your family to your new Indian city and your expatriate neighborhood. We will accompany you to key facilities in the city and make your start easier in India. Let us know what is important to you, and we will provide you a customized program to suit your needs and those of your family as well.
Our services include, but are not limited to:

  • Conducting thorough needs assessment prior to arrival
  • Orientation tour of the city, including local medical facilities, shopping areas, expatriate-frequented supermarkets, recreation facilities, fitness centers and prominent landmarks
  • City-specific and generic India information manuals
  • Overview of local etiquette and customs
  • Introduction to local expatriate clubs and societies
  • Guided visits to international schools
  • Introduction to vet and pet clinics (if necessary)
  • Emergency helpline contacts
  • Other special needs, based on assignee’s requirements