Entry Requirements and Visa Information

ENTRY REQUREMENTS

Any foreigner seeking to enter the United Republic of Tanzania is subject to the following entry requirements:

    • a passport or Travel Document which is valid for not less than six months;
    • a Residence Permit or a Pass or his name is endorsed upon the same;
    • A valid Visa (where applicable) from any Tanzania Mission abroad or on arrival at any designated entry points. Visa issuing centres.

Entry authorization

Upon complying with the entry requirements, a visitor is issued with a Visitor's Pass with validity not exceeding three months (and not exceeding six months for citizens of EAC Member States).  

TYPES OF VISA

SINGLE ENTRY VISA (ORDINARY VISA)

This Visa is issued for a single entry to a visitor for a period not exceeding three months for the purpose of holidays, business, health treatment, studies, leisure or any other activity legally recognized by the Law.

MULTIPLE ENTRY VISA