Requirements

Step 1: Select Visa Details
Step: Tanzania Volunteer Entry Visa Requirements
  1. Collect all documentation listed below, including the Application form and the Letter of authorization.
  2. Once you have collected all the information, proceed to fill out and submit the Order form.
  3. Ship all the documentation including the filled out Application form and Letter of authorization, to:

Visa Services Canada, Inc.
275 Slater Street, Suite 900
Ottawa ON K1P 5H9

For safer and faster service, ship by Puro or FedEx, or by Canada Post trackable courier.

One copy of passport data page

Scanned copy of the passport data page.

Original signed passport

Applicant must submit their current real original valid passport. Visas are stamped into a passport, therefore the original passport is required. Passports must be valid for at least six more months after returning from the visa country. Passports must have original signatures.

Letter from inviting company

A letter from the company in the destination country is required.

Air ticket from Canada to country and return

One (1) signed visa application form

The Application form must be printed single-sided and signed in black ink only.

Letter of authorization

Applicant must submit an original "Letter of Authorization". This document authorizes us to work with the Embassy/consulate on the applicants behalf. Please complete and sign both identical sections. May be completed by typing into PDF fields, printing and signing, or printed and completed by hand.

Special Instructions

VISA IS DATE SPECIFIC

Tanzanian visas are valid only for the entry and exit dates you put on your application. It only becomes valid on the date you list as your entry date. This means once the visa is issued you must enter and leave Tanzania within the dates printed on the visa. You cannot arrive before the declared date of arrival, and you cannot stay after the stated departure date.

Do not apply until you are within 90 days of the day of your EXIT date from Tanzania. 

 

VOLUNTEERS 

Volunteers must provide a formal letter of invitation from the Tanzanian NGO. This letter must be from Tanzania (not from an NGO outside of Tanzania).

Step: Complete and submit the Order form

Complete Online Order

Applicant must complete a Visa Services Canada order form which provides contact information, service request and payment information. Upon completion of the order form, shipping or delivery instructions will be provided.

Proceed to the Order form