There are different Tanzania visa types of short term visas which you can get as eVisa, via an embassy, or on arrival.
All foreing nationals, who need a visa to enter Tanzania are eligible for eVisa. Moreover, all nationals can apply for a visa through an embassy if they wish. Reasons to apply may be tourism, business purposes or cultural events.
There is no long term visa for Tanzania. Any foreigner who would like to reside in Tanzania for investment, business, employment, or any other legal activity should apply for Residence Permit or Pass. Those who are coming for work, need to get a work permit from the Ministry of Labour.
Tanzania e-visa is the way to obtain a Tanzania visa online. All foreign nationals are able to get Tanzania tourist visa, Tanzania business visa or any other type of visa online. It can be a single entry or multiple, depending on the choice of the applicant.
Tanzania visa requirements
Tanzania visa requirements depend on the nationality and type of visa. So it may vary depending on these reasons, however regardless the type there are main requirements for it:
Note that additional documents may be needed depending on the type of visa and your nationality.
In order to get a Tanzania visa you need to click on the “Services” section of our website, and choose your nationality.
Who apply for a Referral visa have to consider that it is advised to apply at least 2-3 months before their dates of travel. Applicants need to get permission clearance through their host in Tanzania, and in general processing time of online visa will take 3 month.
Applicants are required to fill in basic personal and travel information and make a payment to receive the approved Tanzania eVisa via email.
Validity of your visa depends on the type of visa, which you got. However, validity of Tanzania e-visa for single entry is usually 30 days.