Visa application / entry requirements: East Africa Visa

AUTHORITY

SERVISUM Berlin

all German States, independent of residence


Tourists travelling to KENYA, UGANDA and RWANDA who can prove that they are entering at least two of these countries can apply for an East African Visa.

East African visas are always valid for multiple entries within 90 days and a stay of up to 30 days.

The visa must be applied for at the representative office of the country in whose country the first entry takes place.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS


FOR APPLICATION VIA EMBASSY OF KENYA
/ FIRST ENTRY INTO KENYA

  • visa application form
    see on the right

  • passport
    original, at least valid for 6 months after journey

  • passport picture
    original, biometric, photo requirements

  • proof of entry and exit
    e.g. flight reservation

  • yellow fever vaccination
    must be provided at least when entering Uganda

    non-German applicants
  • current residence registration (Meldebescheinigung) (if EU citizen) or
  • valid residence permit for Germany (if not EU citizen)


FOR APPLICATION VIA EMBASSY OF UGANDA
/ FIRST ENTRY INTO UGANDA

    In this case, the East African Visa must be applied for online via the following website: click here

    Read how you can apply for a visa through SERVISUM here.


    FOR APPLICATION VIA EMBASSY OF RWANDA
    / FIRST ENTRY INTO RWANDA

    • visa application form (2x)
      ttwice, see on the right

    • passport
      original, at least valid for 6 months after journey

    • two passport pictures
      original, biometric, photo requirements

    • proof of entry and exit
      e.g. flight reservation

    • yellow fever vaccination
      must be provided at least when entering Uganda

      non-German applicants
    • current residence registration (Meldebescheinigung) (if EU citizen) or
    • valid residence permit for Germany (if not EU citizen)

    HANDLING TIME (nlow)
    About 7 to 10 working days


    Website of embassy: 
    Kenya http://kenyaembassyberlin.de/
    Uganda https://berlin.mofa.go.ug/
    Rwanda http://www.rwanda-botschaft.de/



    Please attach the SERVISUM-Order Form to your assignment for regular visa.

     
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    Embassy fees

    FOR GERMANS

    T=Tourist

    T:

    80,00 €




                                    

    when applying through embassy of Uganda: $ 100

    Application Form

    Please save the PDF file on your computer before completing.

    Application Form

    Please attach this SERVISUM-Order Form to your assignment. Not required for E-Visa.

    You can place an order for the pre-check and/or the pick-up of your documents via using the visafinder.