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Travel restrictions to Namibia!

Due to the current Worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, and the measures applied as announced by the Government of the Republic of Namibia on the suspension of flights from Frankfurt, Addis Ababa and Doha , we recommend that there should be NO FURTHER TRAVEL TO NAMIBIA, until further notice.
Kindly contact the Embassy BEFORE any transfer /payment of visa application fees into the Embassy account.


Namibia actively participating at the 63rd Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs

Namibia actively participating at the 63rd Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs

Visa on arrival:
Citizens of the following countries and territories can now obtain a VISA ON ARRIVAL at Hosea Kutako International Airport for up to 90 days:

  • Bulgaria
  • Czech Republic
  • Hungary
  • Poland
  • Romania
  • Slovakia

Entry and visa requirements:
• Passport valid for a minimum period of 6 month;
• Sufficient means of sustenance, including proof of hotel booking;
• Return Ticket ;
• Medical insurance covering period of stay;
• Completion of visa application form
• Invitation letter from person(s) inviting the visitor or tour operator;
• Yellow fever certificate if applicant has been in yellow fever endemic countries;
• Payment of the prescribed fees; and
• Any supporting document in case of workshop ETC.

The cost of the visa on arrival is N$1080 or about USD 71, depending on exchange rate. Kindly note that the visa on arrival for selected countries is meant for tourist/visitors only. For any other purpose, please submit your application with all relevant documentation to the relevant office.

Voting Abroad & Voting of Sea Going Personal 13th November 2019

Voting Abroad & Voting of Sea Going Personal 13th November 2019

Namibia Votes 2019 Supplementary Registration of Voters 08 – 27 July 2019

As you might be aware, Namibia will be going to the Polls for the Presidential and National Assembly Elections on the 27th of November 2019 in Namibia and the 17th of November 2019 in all Namibian Missions abroad.

In light of the above all Namibian citizens who are 18 years and older and are in possession of a valid ordinary green Namibian passport, Namibian Identity Document, or Namibian Drivers’ License are urged to exercise their democratic right and participate in the upcoming Elections.

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Official visit to Klagenfurt, Carinthia

Women in the Southern Africa Region, during CCPCJ 28th session in Vienna

Hon. Lidwina Shapwa, in the middle speaking at the side event, Women in the Southern Africa Region, during CCPCJ 28th session in Vienna, 20 to 24 May2019

“Towards a Regional Response to Violence against Women in the Southern Africa Region”.

Hon. Lidwina N. Shapwa, Deputy Minister of Justice, Mr. Isaaskar VK. Ndjoze, Executive Director, Ministry of Justice, H.E. Nada Kruger, Namibian Ambassador to Austria, Ms. Sevelina Ashipala and Ms. Helena Itamba from the Namibian Embassy, attending the CCPCJ side-event known as “Towards a Regional Response to Violence against Women in the Southern Africa Region”.

Commissioner – General of the Namibian Collocational Service at the CCPCJ

Commissioner – General of the Namibian Collocational Service, second from the right, speaking at the CCPCJ side-event, known as High level of the Group of Friends of the United Nations Standard Minimum rules for the treatment of Prisoners to apply Nelson Mandela rules.

28th Session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

Hon. Lidwina N. Shapwa, Deputy Minister of Justice, H.E. Nada Kruger, Namibian Ambassador to Austria, and Pau E. Shihengo at the Namibian Embassy as well, at the 28th Session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice held in Vienna from 20 to 24 May 2019