VISA SERVICES CANADA

"I have no borders"

900-275 Slater Street
Ottawa, ON K1P 5H9
Phone: (613) 231-7054

BENIN

The Republic of Benin

Do I Need a Visa to Visit Benin?

Canadian citizens using a Canadian passport require a visa to visit Benin. This is now issued via computer/email by the government of Benin. The visa is valid for either 30 or 90 days, and is processed in under 3 working days. Fees are in Euros, and range from €50 to €100.

CLICK HERE for the new ELECTRONIC e-VISA for BENIN

If you are having problems with the e-form, you must contact the government of Benin here: (+229) 21314213 / 229-21312461, or by email at: evisa-dei@gouv.bj

Nationals of the following countries or groups do not need a visa: ECOWAS countries; Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Congo Rep, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo.

All other nationals will need a visa.

For more information about travel conditions in Africa, please visit the Foreign Affairs Web site.