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A visa is required for this destination.

The Embassy of Cameroon is closed every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.

Visas to Cameroon are valid for 1 month beginning on the date of entry listed on itinerary.

The Embassy of Cameroon is closed every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.

Visas to Cameroon are valid for 1 month beginning on the date of entry listed on itinerary.

The consulates are closed for the rest of the month. All our offices no longer accept walk ins due to COVID-19 outbreak. There will be no local drop offs and pick ups for the security reasons.

The Embassy of Cameroon is closed every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.

Visas to Cameroon are valid for 1 month beginning on the date of entry listed on itinerary.

The consulates are closed for the rest of the month. All our offices no longer accept walk ins due to COVID-19 outbreak. There will be no local drop offs and pick ups for the security reasons.

The Embassy of Cameroon is closed every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.

Visas to Cameroon are valid for 1 month beginning on the date of entry listed on itinerary.

The consulates are closed for the rest of the month. All our offices no longer accept walk ins due to COVID-19 outbreak. There will be no local drop offs and pick ups for the security reasons.

The Embassy of Cameroon is closed every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.

Visas to Cameroon are valid for 1 month beginning on the date of entry listed on itinerary.

The Embassy of Cameroon is closed every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.

Visas to Cameroon are valid for 1 month beginning on the date of entry listed on itinerary.

The consulates are closed for the rest of the month. All our offices no longer accept walk ins due to COVID-19 outbreak. There will be no local drop offs and pick ups for the security reasons.

Select the type of Cameroon Tourist visa application:

and send the following documents to VisaHQ:
  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form. The application must be typed. Handwritten applications will not be accepted by the Consulate.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service. You can read the detailed information about Photo Requirements at the bottom of the page.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Certified Letter of Invitation.. If the applicant is visiting a host in the country as listed on the application form they will be required to provide a certificate of accommodation "certificat d'hebergement" which is undersigned/NOTARIZED by Administrative or Immigration authorities in Cameroon. Not required if the traveler is an ex-Cameroonian citizen.

  • Business Letter. A business letter from either the sending company in the US or sponsoring company in Cameroon. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to the Embassy of Cameroon, and signed by a senior manager. Business letters from US companies should adhere to the following guidelines:
    • Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    • State the nature of the business to be conducted (ie. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in Cameroon.
    • Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (ie. one year multiple entry business visa).
    • Guarantee of sufficient funds for travel.
    The sample format for this letter can be found here

  • Old passport(s). Former Cameroonian citizens are required to turn in their old Cameroonian passport. Applicants that no longer have their passport should submit a letter addressed to the Embassy of Cameroon explaining exactly where, when, and how the passport was surrendered. Former Cameroonian citizens can (and should) provide a copy of a previous Cameroon visa in a US passport as evidence the old passport was surrendered.If the passport was lost or stolen, please submit a copy of the police report filed for the passport. Additional documents may be requested by the embassy.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form. The application must be typed. Handwritten applications will not be accepted by the Consulate.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service. You can read the detailed information about Photo Requirements at the bottom of the page.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Bank statement. A copy of the applicant's most recent monthly bank statement showing proof of sufficient funds. The statement must clearly show the applicant's name as the account holder, the balances of the accounts, and the date of the statement. Not required if the traveler is an ex-Cameroonian citizen.

  • Certified Letter of Invitation.. If the applicant is visiting a host in the country as listed on the application form they will be required to provide a certificate of accommodation "certificat d'hebergement" which is undersigned/NOTARIZED by Administrative or Immigration authorities in Cameroon. Not required if the traveler is an ex-Cameroonian citizen.

  • Old passport(s). Former Cameroonian citizens are required to turn in their old Cameroonian passport. Applicants that no longer have their passport should submit a letter addressed to the Embassy of Cameroon explaining exactly where, when, and how the passport was surrendered. Former Cameroonian citizens can (and should) provide a copy of a previous Cameroon visa in a US passport as evidence the old passport was surrendered.If the passport was lost or stolen, please submit a copy of the police report filed for the passport. Additional documents may be requested by the embassy.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form. The application must be typed. Handwritten applications will not be accepted by the Consulate.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service. You can read the detailed information about Photo Requirements at the bottom of the page.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Certified Letter of Invitation.. If the applicant is visiting a host in the country as listed on the application form they will be required to provide a certificate of accommodation "certificat d'hebergement" which is undersigned/NOTARIZED by Administrative or Immigration authorities in Cameroon. Not required if the traveler is an ex-Cameroonian citizen.

  • Business Letter. A business letter from either the sending company in the US or sponsoring company in Cameroon. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to the Embassy of Cameroon, and signed by a senior manager. Business letters from US companies should adhere to the following guidelines:
    • Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    • State the nature of the business to be conducted (ie. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in Cameroon.
    • Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (ie. one year multiple entry business visa).
    • Guarantee of sufficient funds for travel.
    The sample format for this letter can be found here

  • Old passport(s). Former Cameroonian citizens are required to turn in their old Cameroonian passport. Applicants that no longer have their passport should submit a letter addressed to the Embassy of Cameroon explaining exactly where, when, and how the passport was surrendered. Former Cameroonian citizens can (and should) provide a copy of a previous Cameroon visa in a US passport as evidence the old passport was surrendered.If the passport was lost or stolen, please submit a copy of the police report filed for the passport. Additional documents may be requested by the embassy.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form. The application must be typed. Handwritten applications will not be accepted by the Consulate.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service. You can read the detailed information about Photo Requirements at the bottom of the page.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Certified Letter of Invitation.. If the applicant is visiting a host in the country as listed on the application form they will be required to provide a certificate of accommodation "certificat d'hebergement" which is undersigned/NOTARIZED by Administrative or Immigration authorities in Cameroon. Not required if the traveler is an ex-Cameroonian citizen.

  • Old passport(s). Former Cameroonian citizens are required to turn in their old Cameroonian passport. Applicants that no longer have their passport should submit a letter addressed to the Embassy of Cameroon explaining exactly where, when, and how the passport was surrendered. Former Cameroonian citizens can (and should) provide a copy of a previous Cameroon visa in a US passport as evidence the old passport was surrendered.If the passport was lost or stolen, please submit a copy of the police report filed for the passport. Additional documents may be requested by the embassy.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form. The application must be typed. Handwritten applications will not be accepted by the Consulate.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service. You can read the detailed information about Photo Requirements at the bottom of the page.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Certified Letter of Invitation.. If the applicant is visiting a host in the country as listed on the application form they will be required to provide a certificate of accommodation "certificat d'hebergement" which is undersigned/NOTARIZED by Administrative or Immigration authorities in Cameroon. Not required if the traveler is an ex-Cameroonian citizen.

  • Old passport(s). Former Cameroonian citizens are required to turn in their old Cameroonian passport. Applicants that no longer have their passport should submit a letter addressed to the Embassy of Cameroon explaining exactly where, when, and how the passport was surrendered. Former Cameroonian citizens can (and should) provide a copy of a previous Cameroon visa in a US passport as evidence the old passport was surrendered.If the passport was lost or stolen, please submit a copy of the police report filed for the passport. Additional documents may be requested by the embassy.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form. The application must be typed. Handwritten applications will not be accepted by the Consulate.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service. You can read the detailed information about Photo Requirements at the bottom of the page.

  • State Department Letter. A letter from the US Department of State, sending department, or agency, addressed to "Embassy of Cameroon, Washington D.C. ", explaining purpose of travel and dates of the trip. Letter must contain the applicant's name and the passport number.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form. The application must be typed. Handwritten applications will not be accepted by the Consulate.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service. You can read the detailed information about Photo Requirements at the bottom of the page.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Bank statement. A copy of the applicant's most recent monthly bank statement showing proof of sufficient funds. The statement must clearly show the applicant's name as the account holder, the balances of the accounts, and the date of the statement. Not required if the traveler is an ex-Cameroonian citizen.

  • Missionary Letter. A letter of invitation from the sponsor or host in Cameroon explaining the purpose of travel, length of stay, place of stay, and host's contact information.

  • Old passport(s). Former Cameroonian citizens are required to turn in their old Cameroonian passport. Applicants that no longer have their passport should submit a letter addressed to the Embassy of Cameroon explaining exactly where, when, and how the passport was surrendered. Former Cameroonian citizens can (and should) provide a copy of a previous Cameroon visa in a US passport as evidence the old passport was surrendered.If the passport was lost or stolen, please submit a copy of the police report filed for the passport. Additional documents may be requested by the embassy.

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A visa is not required for this destination.

Additional information
  • Photograph Quality
    Color Photos with plain white background and without areas of shadow – Size: 2 inches by 2 inches
    The head should be positioned directly facing the camera, with eyes open and looking at the camera
    Neck, chin, nose, forehead, both ears and eyes must be perfectly visible
    Natural facial expression (the mouth must be closed, no smiling or frowning)
    Prohibited items: Eyeglasses and head-covering accessories (hat, scarf, hairclip). The photo must reflect the real complexion of the app
  • Additional required documents for minors (under 20):
    Birth Certificate. A copy of the applicant's birth certificate.
    Letter of Consent. A NOTARIZED letter of consent signed by both parents, specifying who will be traveling with the child and authorizing the Consulate to issue a visa to the child.
    Parents' Proof of Status. If the parents of the minor are of Cameroonian origin, the parents' ORIGINAL Cameroonian passports and copies of their US immigration documents (Green Card, I-20, etc) must be provided. If the parents are not of Cameroonian origin, a copy of the passport information pages must be provided.
    Third Party Proof of Status. If the minor is traveling with a third party of Cameroonian origin, the party's ORIGINAL Cameroonian passport and copies of his or her US immigration documents (Green Card, I-20, etc) must be provided. If the third party is not of Cameroonian origin, a copy of the passport information pages must be provided.
  • Photograph Quality
    Color Photos with plain white background and without areas of shadow – Size: 2 inches by 2 inches
    The head should be positioned directly facing the camera, with eyes open and looking at the camera
    Neck, chin, nose, forehead, both ears and eyes must be perfectly visible
    Natural facial expression (the mouth must be closed, no smiling or frowning)
    Prohibited items: Eyeglasses and head-covering accessories (hat, scarf, hairclip). The photo must reflect the real complexion of the app
  • Photograph Quality
    Color Photos with plain white background and without areas of shadow – Size: 2 inches by 2 inches
    The head should be positioned directly facing the camera, with eyes open and looking at the camera
    Neck, chin, nose, forehead, both ears and eyes must be perfectly visible
    Natural facial expression (the mouth must be closed, no smiling or frowning)
    Prohibited items: Eyeglasses and head-covering accessories (hat, scarf, hairclip). The photo must reflect the real complexion of the app
  • Additional required documents for minors (under 20):
    Birth Certificate. A copy of the applicant's birth certificate.
    Letter of Consent. A NOTARIZED letter of consent signed by both parents, specifying who will be traveling with the child and authorizing the Consulate to issue a visa to the child.
    Parents' Proof of Status. If the parents of the minor are of Cameroonian origin, the parents' ORIGINAL Cameroonian passports and copies of their US immigration documents (Green Card, I-20, etc) must be provided. If the parents are not of Cameroonian origin, a copy of the passport information pages must be provided.
    Third Party Proof of Status. If the minor is traveling with a third party of Cameroonian origin, the party's ORIGINAL Cameroonian passport and copies of his or her US immigration documents (Green Card, I-20, etc) must be provided. If the third party is not of Cameroonian origin, a copy of the passport information pages must be provided.
  • Photograph Quality
    Color Photos with plain white background and without areas of shadow – Size: 2 inches by 2 inches
    The head should be positioned directly facing the camera, with eyes open and looking at the camera
    Neck, chin, nose, forehead, both ears and eyes must be perfectly visible
    Natural facial expression (the mouth must be closed, no smiling or frowning)
    Prohibited items: Eyeglasses and head-covering accessories (hat, scarf, hairclip). The photo must reflect the real complexion of the app
  • Additional required documents for minors (under 20):
    Birth Certificate. A copy of the applicant's birth certificate.
    Letter of Consent. A NOTARIZED letter of consent signed by both parents, specifying who will be traveling with the child and authorizing the Consulate to issue a visa to the child.
    Parents' Proof of Status. If the parents of the minor are of Cameroonian origin, the parents' ORIGINAL Cameroonian passports and copies of their US immigration documents (Green Card, I-20, etc) must be provided. If the parents are not of Cameroonian origin, a copy of the passport information pages must be provided.
    Third Party Proof of Status. If the minor is traveling with a third party of Cameroonian origin, the party's ORIGINAL Cameroonian passport and copies of his or her US immigration documents (Green Card, I-20, etc) must be provided. If the third party is not of Cameroonian origin, a copy of the passport information pages must be provided.
  • Photograph Quality
    Color Photos with plain white background and without areas of shadow – Size: 2 inches by 2 inches
    The head should be positioned directly facing the camera, with eyes open and looking at the camera
    Neck, chin, nose, forehead, both ears and eyes must be perfectly visible
    Natural facial expression (the mouth must be closed, no smiling or frowning)
    Prohibited items: Eyeglasses and head-covering accessories (hat, scarf, hairclip). The photo must reflect the real complexion of the app

Cameroon Tourist visa fees for citizens of United States of America

Type of visaValidityProcessingEmbassy feeService feeTaxTotal cost
Single entry (30 days stay)Up to 30 days10-14 business days$93.00$99.00$0.00$192.00
Single entry (30 days stay)Up to 30 days10-14 business days$93.00$99.00$0.00$192.00
Single entry (30 days stay)Up to 30 days10-14 business days$93.00$99.00$0.00$192.00
Multiple entry (90 days stay)Up to 30 days10-14 business days$0.00$209.00$0.00$209.00
Multiple entry (30 days stay)Up to 180 days10-14 business days$184.00$199.00$0.00$383.00
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Up to 30 days
Validity
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Single entry
entries
Up to 30 days
Validity
10-14 business days
to get your visa
$192.00
price starts at
(30 days stay)
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Single entry
entries
Up to 30 days
Validity
10-14 business days
to get your visa
$192.00
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Multiple entry
entries
Up to 30 days
Validity
10-14 business days
to get your visa
$209.00
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(30 days stay)
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entries
Up to 180 days
Validity
10-14 business days
to get your visa
$383.00
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