e-Visa Application Form



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Start Application

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Arrival Information

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Personal Information

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Supporting Documents

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Review Application


START APPLICATION


Please select visa type first
Please select citizenship first
I am traveling to Ethiopia to invest for the first time
I already have been engaged in an investment or I am being inivted by a company engaged in investment activities in Ethiopia
Please select from above option
I agree I have read the entry restriction to Ethiopia regarding COVID-19. Click here to read about the entry restrictions. Please agree before proceeding to the next step
please verify you are human


Information

Please select country of citizenship according to your travel document/passport.

People with dual nationality should choose the nationality according to the passport to be used for the travel.

note that business visa is not issued to individuals under the age of 18. Parents who come to Ethiopia with business visa along with their children can apply tourist visa for their children.

Tourist visa is a single-entry visa issued to visitors who wish to travel to Ethiopia for touristic purposes only.

Please note that Business Visa is not issued for applicants whose age is under 18.

This visa is issued to foreign nationals coming to Ethiopia to attend meetings, conferences, workshops, seminars, etc.

This category of visa is issued to foreign nationals who are coming to accomplish certain tasks for government institutions for a short period of time.

Government Employment Visa issued to foreign nationals to be employed by different Ethiopian government institutions/ministries.

This visa is issued to foreign nationals who are engaged in investment activities. It can also be issued to potential investors who wish to come to Ethiopia to see investment opportunities or invest in Ethiopia.

Journalist visa is issued to foreign Journalists, media professionals or film makers, coming to cover events, reports for media organizations or produce films, TV or written material of various kinds.

This visa is issued to foreign nationals who are invited by NGOs operating in Ethiopia for employment or short-term assignments.

This is a visa issued to foreign nationals coming for employment or other short-term assignments with Ethiopian private business firms.

This visa is issued to foreign nationals with ordinary passports who are invited by international organizations or Embassies resident in Ethiopia for different work purposes.

Foreign Business Firm Employment Visa is issued to foreign nationals to be employed by business firms owned or operated by foreigners.

Please note that we do not accept credit card payment transactions of applicants originating from the below countries effective 18 November 2020.

  • Cuba
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Sudan
  • Yemen
  • Somalia
  • North Korea
  • South Korea
  • Afghanistan
  • South Sudan
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Crimea region of Ukraine

ARRIVAL INFORMATION


Please select Arrival Date Please select Year of arrival date Please select month of arrival Date Please select year and month of arrival Date
Please select visa validity first
Please Select Departure Country first
Please insert Departure City first

ADDRESS IN ETHIOPIA


Please select Accommodation Type first
Please insert Accommodation Name first
Please insert Accommodation City first
Please insert Accommodation Phone Number first Please insert atleast 10 digit
Please insert Accommodation Street Address first


Information

Please select the date you intend to enter to Ethiopia.

The validity period of your e-Visa will begin as of the selected arrival date not as of visa issue date.

If you stay in Ethiopia beyond the validity period of your visa without having approved extension, you may be required to pay fines, deported, or banned from future travel to Ethiopia for a period of time.

Total Fee for the selected visa validity: USD

PERSONAL INFORMATION


Please insert First Name first
Please insert Surname first
Please Select Gender first
Please Select Country Of Birth first
Please insert Place Of Birth first
Please insert Email Address first Please enter a valid email address
Email Don't Match Please confirm Email Address first
Please insert Phone Number first Please insert atleast 10 digit
Please select Occupation first

PERMANENT ADDRESS


Please insert Street Address first
Please insert Address City first
 Please Select Address Country first


Information

Please note that the information that you provide must match the information on your passport. Otherwise, your e-Visa will be invalid.

PASSPORT DETAILS


Please select passport type first
Please insert passport number first
Please select passport issue date first

Please select passport expiry date first

Your passport expiry date must above 6 month

Please select passport issuing country first
Please insert passport issuing authority first

PHOTO*


Size of the image should be less than 2MB and in JPEG, JPG, PNG, GIF or BMP format
File too big, Please select file less than or equal to 2MB Please upload your photo first Invalid format, Please upload correct format

PASSPORT COPY*


Size of the image should be less than 2MB and in JPEG, JPG, PNG, GIF or BMP format
File too big, Please select file less than or equal to 2MB Please upload your passport first Invalid format, Please upload correct format

CONFERENCE INFORMATION


Please insert conference name first
Please select conference start date first Please select month of conference start date Please select year of conference start date Please select month and year of conference start date
Please select conference end date first Please select month of conference end date Please select year of conference end date Please select month and year of conference end date

INVITING COMPANY INFORMATION


INVITING ORGANIZATION INFORMATION


Please insert inviting company name first
Please insert inviting company address first
Please insert inviting company phone number first Please insert atleast 10 digit
Please insert inviting company email address first

Invitation Letter*


(Invitation letter issued by inviting company to the applicant)

File too big, Please select file less than or equal to 2MB Please upload invitation Letter first Invalid format, Please upload correct format

Application Letter*


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File too big, Please select file less than or equal to 2MB Please upload application letter first Invalid format, Please upload correct format

Tin Certificate*


(Tin Certificate/ Tax Payer identification number certificate of the company renewed for the fiscal year )

File too big, Please select file less than or equal to 2MB Please upload TIN certificate Invalid format, Please upload correct format

Business license*


(Business Lincense of the inviting company)

File too big, Please select file less than or equal to 2MB Please upload business license Invalid format, Please upload correct format

REGISTRATION LICENSE*


((Registration License of the inviting Non-Governmental Organization))

File too big, Please select file less than or equal to 2MB Please upload registration license Invalid format, Please upload correct format

EMPLOYMENT CONTRACT AGREEMENT*


((A contract of employment between the employing company/organization/institution and the employee applying for employment visa))

File too big, Please select file less than or equal to 2MB Please upload contractual agreement Invalid format, Please upload correct format

SUPPORT LETTER*


(Support Letter from Ethiopian Investment Commission office or Ethiopian Embassy)

NOTE VERBALE*


(Note Verbale(Support Letter) from Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia)

((Support Letter from Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia))

File too big, Please select file less than or equal to 2MB Please upload support letter Invalid format, Please upload correct format


Information

If the country of the travel document registered on the e-visa is different from the passport carried, you will be denied entry.

By travel document, we mean passports and ID cards (for the citizens of specific countries).

Passport-size photo should be a clear picture of you showing your entire face including your eyes.

Passport copy should be a scanned or camera-captured image of your valid passport showing your photo and bio-data.

Documents can be of file type JPEG, JPG, PNG, BMP, GIF or PDF with size less than or equal to 2MB. Photo and Passport copy can't be in PDF format.


Please click to download sample application letter here

START APPLICATION


    
    

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ADDRESS IN ETHIOPIA


    
    
    
    
    

PERSONAL INFORMATION


    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    

PERMANENT ADDRESS


    
    
    
    

PASSPORT DETAILS


    
    
    
    
    
    


Citizens of African countries who can't make the payment online can pay on arrival at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport. We encourage you to pay online as much as possible to beat the queues at the airport.





Information

Please make sure all the information provided is correct. The information will be checked against your passport at immigration counter upon arrival. If any of the information mismatches with the one on your passport, you will be denied entry to Ethiopia.




PHOTO

photo review
Passport copy

passport review
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Application Letter

TIN Certificate

Business License

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Contractual Agreement

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