Yes - A visa is required for travel to Tanzania

Thursday, December 13, 2018

You must provide your actual signed passport, including one copy of the personal information page of your passport. Your passport must: be valid for six months beyond your intended exit date from Tanzania, have at least one blank visa page (amendments and endorsement pages cannot be used to fulfill this requirement), not be frayed, torn, separating, or altered in any other way.

If your passport does not meet these requirements, please contact Travisa for further details.

Washington, DC: The Embassy of Tanzania can only grant single-entry business visas with same-day processing.

Send these documents to Travisa

1

Passport Requirements:

You must provide your actual signed passport, including one copy of the personal information page of your passport. Your passport must: be valid for six months beyond your intended exit date from Tanzania, have at least one blank visa page (amendments and endorsement pages cannot be used to fulfill this requirement), not be frayed, torn, separating, or altered in any other way.

If your passport does not meet these requirements, please contact Travisa for further details.

Washington, DC: A copy of the personal information page of your passport is not required.

2

Tanzania Visa Application Form:

You must provide one fully completed copy of the visa application form found in this kit. The application form must: include answers for all fields, display your full name as it appears in your passport, be signed

3

Photo Requirements:

You must provide two color, passport-type photographs that meets the following criteria:

  • Be taken within the last three months and printed on high-quality photo paper
  • Be taken against an all white background
  • Be two inches by two inches
  • Provide the full frontal view of your head with your face centered in the middle and displaying a neutral (non-smiling) expression
  • You may wear neither eyeglasses nor headwear except for religious purposes
  • Your photos should not be affixed to your application and it may not display evidence of adhesive tape or staples


OR - you can upload a photo when you place your order, instead of providing physical passport photos.

4

Business Letter

You are required to provide a Business Cover Letter from your U.S.-based company. All letters must be printed on company letterhead that displays a U.S. mailing address. Use the included sample Business Cover Letter to complete your letter.

5

Proof of Travel Arrangements:

You must provide proof of travel arrangements for the duration of your trip. Details of your intended arrangements must: include a copy of an itinerary or e-ticket that displays your round trip travel and entry and exit dates for your destination, show the traveler's full name (as printed in his or her passport)

Upon Arrival:

It is possible to obtain your visa upon arrival. Visa requirements and restrictions vary greatly when obtaining an on arrival visa. The local immigration officials also hold the right to refuse entry to anyone for any reason. We strongly recommend that you obtain your visa prior to departure. Should you choose to obtain your visa upon arrival, you will need to inquire with your airline if boarding is allowed without a visa.

This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.

Click here for Tanzania Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.


How to Apply for a Visa to Tanzania

  • Review the requirements to apply for your visa
  • Gather your documents and complete the forms
  • Ship your documents to our office

Where to Apply for Your Tanzanian Visa

Travisa - New York
60 E. 42nd Street, Suite 106-107 Lobby
New York, NY 10165
Tel: 877-876-3266

Travisa - Washington, DC
4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 250
Washington, DC 20008
Tel: 877-876-3266