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Burundi Tourist Visa
15-20 Business Days
15-20 Business Days
These requirements are applicable for Non-US Citizens applying at the Washington DC Office
Please send TDS your current valid and signed passport. It must not expire within 6 months and must have at least one blank visa page. Foreign Embassies cannot issue a visa on a page not labeled as a Visa page. Amendment and Endorsement pages in the back of the passport cannot be used for issuance of a visa.
A visa cannot be stamped on a page even if only one Small Stamp is on the visa page. If your passport expires within 6 months, you must renew your passport and then we will secure your visa with the new passport.
Please send 2 recent professional passport-type photographs.
Digital and non-passport photographs are not acceptable.
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A Photocopy of Permanent Resident Card (Green Card) or valid U.S. visa and I-94 is required.
Travelers who entered the USA after April 26th 2013 should print the electronic I-94 form from
Department of Homeland Security
Please send a copy of your round trip airline tickets, or itinerary or e-ticket, or letter of confirmation from a travel agent. The itinerary must show the applicant's name, date of arrival and departure from the country, and flight information. The Embassy does not recommend purchasing your ticket prior to a visa being issued.
A copy of your hotel confirmation(s) is required.
Letter of invitation by family members or Friends in Burundi.
Ask your Family or Friends to secure a Visa Approval Authorization notice from the Ministry of Security and Police.
If your host can secure an approval from the Ministry the visa processing time is dramatically faster, most visa applications we submit on behalf of our clients that provide the approval notice are issued within 1 business day.
Whereas without the approval the processing time is 15-20 business days on average.
View Sample Approval Notice
Vaccinations - Please send a copy of your International Certificate of Vaccination for Yellow Fever.
Complete and Sign two Applications
The Burundi visa is normally issued for a Single entry within 3 months for a stay of 30 to 90 days.
A Multiple entry visa can be requested. please request Multiple Entries on the visa application
Visa Requirements, processing times, validity of the visa, and Embassy visa fees are subject to change without prior notice.
Please forward a printed copy of your order confirmation and all required documents to:
Local Phone Number: 202-638-3800
Urgent applications should be shipped to TDS using only the FedEx Company.
Please use FedEx Priority Overnight. Do NOT ship "First Overnight." This will delay the delivery of your package.
Once your order is complete, your Passport with the visa sticker/stamp will be returned to you via FedEx Overnight.
These are the fees charged by the foreign government for issuing a visa. Fees are
per person per visa.