Business Visa

Business visa will be issued once to foreigners so as to allow them to enter in the United Republic of Tanzania for the following purposes;

  1. To conduct special assignments such as fixing/repairing machines or to run short term training, etc.
  2. To conduct professional roles such as auditing accounts etc.
  3. To conduct lawful business according to the laws of the country.


  • Applicant’s valid passport. It must have at least 6 months validity;
  • Respective visa fee (250 USD);
  • 1 passport size photo
  • Return ticket 
  • Registration document of  the Host Company inviting the applicant e.g Business Licence or Certificate of Incorporation;
  • A work contract or covering letter from the Host Institution detailing the specific purpose (assignment to be undertaken) and duration of such assignment. 


This Visa is neither renewable nor extendable unless a special pemission is granted by the Commissioner General of immigration.