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Central African Republic Tourist Visa
4 Business Days
1-2 Business Days
Learn more about the government fees, entry, and validity options for
Central African Republic Tourist Visas
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These requirements are applicable for 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 you do not have any blank visa pages in your passport, TDS can assist you in applying for additional pages. 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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Letter from your employer confirming that the applicant will return back to the USA and will resume his/her duties after the visit to C.A.R. or a letter from the travel agency or airline guaranteeing return or onward air ticket out of C.A.R.
Letter of Invitation from family member or friend in C.A.R.
Vaccinations - International Certificate of Vaccination for Yellow Fever required. (Photocopy is acceptable)
Central African Republic Visa Application Form
Please Send Two Completed and Signed Application Forms
The CAR tourist visa is usually valid for multiple entries for 3 months from date of issue with the period of stay not to exceed 90 days or one year multiple entry valid from the date of issue with the period of stay of up to 90 days per entry.
Passport must have at least six months remaining validity and contain at least one blank visa page for visa to be issued. TDS can assist with obtaining U.S Passports, whether new issue, renewal, or obtaining additional visa pages for a valid passport.
Your application will be hand carried to the Embassy and is usually processed in 4 business days.
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.
By connecting on the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program, the US State Department will be able to assist you better in the case of an emergency, such as if you lose your passport or it is stolen while you are abroad.
These are the fees charged by the foreign government for issuing a visa. Fees are
per person per visa.