How to apply for a visa ?

Schedule your appointment online:

Each applicant must schedule a personal appointment online.

Precise the complete names of the applicant in your request.

As slots are limited, it is strongly recommended to book as early as possible - keeping in mind that you cannot apply more than three months prior to your departure date.
Applicants can schedule an appointment between three months and four weeks before the departure.

Applicants must schedule an appointment online, via this link below :


Lodge your application :

Make sure to be on time at the Embassy otherwise your appointment will be automatically cancelled.

As visas are now biometric, all applicants are therefore asked to submit applications in person, for fingerprints collection.

Make sure you bring all the required documents and the required copies when coming to the Embassy. Applications without all required documents will be denied.

Handling time for visa application is 15 calendar days.

If you are only transiting through France, you need to have a visa for the country of your final destination.

More informations or documents could be required.

Nota bene
Each applicant must schedule a personal appointment.
The processing time can take up to 15 days, depending on the application.
Visa form and all the collateral documents must be submitted during the appointment, or the application will be denied.
Each applicant must come personally.
Visa fees are in Tanzanian shilling only (cash).
Visa fees are not refundable in case of cancellation or refusal.

Dernière modification : 25/05/2016

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