How To Apply For Visa For DR-Congo

The Democratic Republic of the Congo is the largest country in Central Africa. The DR-Congo is also known as Congo-Kinshasa it is the largest country in Central Africa. However, it is in Central Africa and it should have safari stuff. But, if you are going there to enjoy luxury safaris, easy jungle tours. In that case, probably the Democratic Republic of the Congo is not for you. However, in this article, you will get to know that how to apply for DR-Congo. Also, what is the requirement to apply for a business visa, tourist visa? And At last how long does it take to get the DR-Congo and how much it cost? 

DR-CONGO VISA REQUIREMENTS 

BUSINESS 

  • One completely filled application form 
  • Passport sie photo two 
  • A passport which has at least six months validity beyond trip completion apart from that one blank visa page is mandatory 
  • You have to make sure that you are carrying the company’s letterhead with you. 
  • An invitation letter from DR-Congo host

TOURIST 

  • One completely filled application form 
  • Passport size photo: 2
  • A passport which has at least six months validity beyond trip completion apart from that one blank visa page is mandatory
  • An approval reference number that is generally issued by the DR-Congo Ministry of Interior Affairs department. 

Also, it is mandatory to get a medical check-up before you enter the premises of DR-Congo. 

How Long Does It Take To Get DR-Congo Visa?

A visa may take up to 5-7 business days to process. So, it is better to prepare your schedule in advance. 

Visa-Free Entry In Congo For These Countries: 

Citizens of these countries are being allowed to visit DR-Congo without a visa. 

  • Burundi
  • Republic of the Congo
  • Rwanda
  • Zimbabwe 

However, the visitors of these countries can stay up to 90 days without obtaining a visa

How Much Does An DRC Visa Will Cost You? 

Single Entry Visa:

Upto $ 100.00 valid up to 1 month (10-30 business days)

 $ 135.00 valid up to 2 months  within 10-30 working days

 $ 160.00 valid up to 3 months (10-30 business days)

Multiple Entry Visa: 

Up to $ 120.00 valid up to 1 month (10-30 business days)

$ 1500.00 valid up to 2 months  within 10-30 working days 

$ 175.00 valid up to 3 months (10-30 business days)

At last, $ 455.00 which valid up to 6 months. It can take up to 10-30 working days.

Note: The cost may vary so, kindly check once. 

source: http://www.ambacongo-us.org/en-us/embassyservices/consular/visa.aspx 

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