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Congo Republic visa

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A visa is required for this destination.

The Republic of Congo does not issue work visas in the United States. The Embassy of Congo advises that travelers apply for a business visa and upon arrival in Congo, the Ministry of Labor or Department of Immigration will issue a work permit. It is recommended that the host in Congo make necessary arrangements with the Immigration Department in advance.

Transit visa not required for Passengers with a confirmed onward ticket for a flight to a third country within 24 hours. They must stay in the international transit area of the airport and have documents required for the next destination

Select the type of Congo Republic Tourist visa application:

and send the following documents to VisaHQ:
COVID-19 / Health Insurance for travel to Congo Republic
  • Visa application form. 2 fully completed and signed application forms.

  • Passport-type photograph. Photos must be 2in x 2in (51x51 mm in size), colored, have a white background, and show a full front view of the face. These photos must have been taken within the last 6 months to reflect your current appearance.

  • 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 copy. 2 clear scans of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Itinerary. A copy of your airline ticket showing arrival and departure dates in the Republic of Congo is mandatory.

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in the destination country. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Congo, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must 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 (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Negative COVID-19 test result. An applicant must provide a negative COVID test result along with all other application requirements.

  • Visa application form. 2 fully completed and signed application forms.

  • 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 copy. 2 clear scans of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

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

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Personal invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date.

  • Negative COVID-19 test result. An applicant must provide a negative COVID test result along with all other application requirements.

  • Visa application form. 2 fully completed and signed application forms.

  • Passport-type photograph. Photos must be 2in х 2in (51х51 mm in size), colored, have a white background, and show a full front view of the face. These photos must have been taken within the last 6 months to reflect your current appearance.

  • 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.

  • Personal invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date.

  • Passport copy. 2 clear scans of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Itinerary. A copy of your airline ticket showing arrival and departure dates in the Republic of Congo is mandatory.

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Visa application form. 2 fully completed and signed application forms.

  • Passport-type photograph. Photos must be 2in x 2in (51x51 mm in size), colored, have a white background, and show a full front view of the face. These photos must have been taken within the last 6 months to reflect your current appearance.

  • 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 copy. 2 clear scans of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Itinerary. A copy of your airline ticket showing arrival and departure dates in the Republic of Congo is mandatory.

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in the destination country. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Congo, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must 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 (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Visa application form. 2 fully completed and signed application forms.

  • 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 copy. 2 clear scans of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

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

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • State Department Letter. A letter from the US Department of State addressed to the "Embassy of Congo, Washington D.C. ", giving a detailed description of the purpose of travel, the names and addresses of any organizations to be visited, and the dates of the trip. The letter must contain the applicant's name and the passport number and should have a statement confirming that the US Embassy in Congo will take full responsibility for the applicant.

  • Visa application form. 2 fully completed and signed application forms.

  • Passport-type photograph. Photos must be 2in x 2in (51x51 mm in size), colored, have a white background, and show a full front view of the face. These photos must have been taken within the last 6 months to reflect your current appearance.

  • 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 copy. 2 clear scans of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Itinerary. A copy of your airline ticket showing arrival and departure dates in the Republic of Congo is mandatory.

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test result. An applicant must provide a negative COVID test result along with all other application requirements.

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A visa is not required for this destination.

Additional information

    Congo Republic Tourist visa fees for citizens of United States of America

    Type of visaValidityProcessingEmbassy feeService feeTaxTotal cost
    30 days Multiple EntryUp to 90 days5-7 business days$200.00$99.00$0.00$299.00
    Multiple entry (180 days stay)Up to 180 days5-7 business days$200.00$99.00$0.00$299.00
    Multiple entry (30 days stay)Up to 180 days5-7 business days$200.00$209.00$0.00$409.00
    30 days
    stay
    Multiple Entry
    entries
    Up to 90 days
    Validity
    5-7 business days
    to get your visa
    $299.00
    price starts at
    (180 days stay)
    stay
    Multiple entry
    entries
    Up to 180 days
    Validity
    5-7 business days
    to get your visa
    $299.00
    price starts at
    (30 days stay)
    stay
    Multiple entry
    entries
    Up to 180 days
    Validity
    5-7 business days
    to get your visa
    $409.00
    price starts at
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    Congo Republic COVID-19 travel restrictions

    • Entry is partially open
      It is possible to travel to the Republic of Congo by air, and some flights have resumed. Land and river borders remain closed. Travelers entering the Republic of the Congo may be subject to screening, including temperature checks.
      Prior to arrival requirements
      Valid passport. Valid national passport with at least 6 month remaining validity after the date of departure.
      Valid visa. Please see the instructions above if visa is needed and apply.
      Negative COVID-19 test All passengers arriving in the Republic of the Congo by commercial flights should provide proof of a negative coronavirus (COVID-19) test undertaken within 72 hours upon entry, with the exception of children under 11 years of age.
      Upon arrival restrictions
      🏠Quarantine. Anyone arriving to the Republic of Congo, will be required to self-quarantine for 14 days.
      😷Masks are required in public spaces and transport.
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    Frequently Asked Questions about Congo Republic visa

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