Congo (Republic)
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Congo (Republic) Visa Instructions
Visa Application Requirements for US citizens

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Email Requirements
A valid passport and business visa are required for travel to the Republic of Congo.
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Passport Requirements:
Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, with at least one blank visa page available for Congo visa stamp(s). Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for Republic of Congo visas.
2
Congo Visa Application Form:
Two signed Republic of Congo visa application forms plus one copy. Improperly completed Republic of Congo visa application forms may delay the processing of your Republic of Congo visa.
3
Photo Requirements:
Two recent 2 x 2 passport type photographs in color, front view and with a plain/white background.

OR - you can upload a passport photo to the Global Service Order Form when you place your order, instead of providing physical passport photos.
4
Letter Of Invitation from Congo (Republic):
A letter of invitation from sponsor/host company in Republic of Congo explaining the relationship to the applicant and the purpose of travel. In addition, the letter must indicate the length of stay, place of stay, and host’s contact information.
5
Business Letter:
Letter from employer or sponsoring company in the US, on company letterhead, introducing the applicant, indicating the applicant's employment status/position held in the company, and clearly stating the purpose of visit. The business letter must also indicate who will be financially responsible for the applicant and must provide detailed contact information in host country.

To generate the Congo Business Cover Letter on-line, fill out this Business Letter Form and print the completed letter on your company letterhead.
6
Proof Of Departure:
Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or travel agency or copy of airline tickets.
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Medical Requirements:
International certificate of vaccination against yellow fever.
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Residency Status:
Copy of US Permanent Resident Card or valid visa. US visa holders should have original I-94 or I-20 stapled to their passport.
9
Special Instructions:
The Republic of Congo, or Congo Republic, is also commonly referred to as Congo-Brazzaville. This country should not be confused with Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo), which is a neighboring country.
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Global Service Order Form:
This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.
Congo (Republic) Visa Validity:
Visa validity is usually based on the purpose of the trip and the consulars' decision.
Congo Visa Processing Time:
Republic of Congo visas are usually processed in 5 business days. Rush or Emergency visa service may be available for additional fees. Please visit our “Republic of Congo Consular Fees and Visa Processing Options” link for details.
Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Congo (Republic)

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).

In order to ensure that visa applications for most embassies/consulates are submitted on the day that we receive them, they should be shipped to us via FedEx Priority Overnight (not First Overnight or Standard Overnight).

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.

Congo (Republic) Visa Instructions
Visa Application Requirements for US citizens

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Email Requirements
A valid passport and tourist visa are required to visit the Republic of Congo.
1
Passport Requirements:
Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, with at least one blank visa page available for Congo visa stamp(s). Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for Republic of Congo visas.
2
Congo Visa Application Form:
Two signed Republic of Congo visa application forms plus one copy. Improperly completed Republic of Congo visa application forms may delay the processing of your Republic of Congo visa.
3
Photo Requirements:
Two recent 2 x 2 passport type photographs in color, front view and with a plain/white background.

OR - you can upload a passport photo to the Global Service Order Form when you place your order, instead of providing physical passport photos.
4
Proof Of Departure:
Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or travel agency or copy of airline tickets.
5
Medical Requirements:
International certificate of vaccination against yellow fever.
6
Residency Status:
Copy of US Permanent Resident Card or valid visa. US visa holders should have original I-94 or I-20 stapled to their passport.
7
Special Instructions:
The Republic of Congo, or Congo Republic, is also commonly referred to as Congo-Brazzaville. This country should not be confused with Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo), which is a neighboring country.
8
Global Service Order Form:
This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.
Congo (Republic) Visa Validity:
Visas are usually valid for one month from the date of issue.
Congo Visa Processing Time:
Republic of Congo visas are usually processed in 5 business days. Rush or Emergency visa service may be available for additional fees. Please visit our “Republic of Congo Consular Fees and Visa Processing Options” link for details.
Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Congo (Republic)

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).

In order to ensure that visa applications for most embassies/consulates are submitted on the day that we receive them, they should be shipped to us via FedEx Priority Overnight (not First Overnight or Standard Overnight).

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.

Congo (Republic) Visa Instructions
Visa Application Requirements for US citizens
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Email Requirements
If traveler intends to pass through immigration, a transit visa may be required. Please confirm with your travel agent or airline to determine if the itinerary is for direct airside transit. A visa is not required for direct airside transit through this destination. Traveler must be in possession of a valid passport and onward ticket, and must remain in the airport's transit area.
1
Passport Requirements:
Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, and with at least one blank visa page available for stamp(s).
2
Proof Of Departure:
Confirmed onward airline ticket.
3
Other Requirements:
Valid onward destination visas (if applicable).
4
Special Instructions:
If traveler intends to pass through immigration, a visa may be required. Please confirm with your travel agent or airline to determine if the itinerary is for direct airside transit.
Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Congo (Republic)

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).

Congo (Republic) Visa Application Procedures

  1. Review instructions based on the purpose of journey to Congo (Republic)
  2. Complete, print and sign all visa application forms, including Travisa's Global Service Order Form
  3. Send all of the visa application requirements listed above to Travisa.

    Congo (Republic) Visa Applications can be processed in the following location(s):
 
Send documents to:
Travisa - Washington, DC
1731 21st. St. NW
Washington, DC 20009
Tel: (202) 463-6166