Visa Information

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.

VISA – DO I NEED A VISA ?

  • Angola
  • *Armenia
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • *Azerbaijan
  • Belgium
  • Belarus
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • Congo Brazzaville (only diplomatic, official and service passports)
  • Cuba
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Ghana (only diplomatic, official and service passports)
  • Hong Kong
  • Iceland
  • India (only diplomatic, official and service passports up to Three (3) months)
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • *Kazakhstan
  • *Kyrgyzstan
  • Kenya
  • Lesotho
  • Liechtenstein
  • Luxemburg
  • Malaysia
  • Macau (SAR)
  • Malawi
  • Mauritius
  • *Moldova
  • Mozambique
  • New Zealand
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Portugal
  • Russian Federation
  • South Africa
  • Singapore
  • Spain
  • Swaziland
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Tanzania
  • *Tajikistan
  • Turkmenistan
  • Ukraine
  • United Kingdom
  • United States of America
  • Uzbekistan
  • Venezuela (only diplomatic, official and service passports)
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

A permit is required for travelling for the following purposes:

Media Accreditation * Study * Work * Temporary Residency * Permanent Residency

Attention!

Travelling with children under the age of 18 should in addition to their passports, carry
Unabridged (full) birth certificate more info… [PDF] 

Attention! 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 and Slovakia
The cost of the visa on arrival is N$1080 or about USD 71, depending on exchange rate.

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.

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.

Attention Czech Nationals 

Kindly note that the Namibian Embassy in Berlin, Germany will henceforth be responsible for bilateral relation with the Czech Republic. The Embassy of the Republic of Namibia in Vienna, Austria will therefore cease to issue visas to Czech Nationals after April 2017.  All Namibian Nationals seeking consular services are also advised to contact the Namibian Embassy in Berlin, Germany as of April.2017 Tel: +49 30 254 0950 ,  konsular@namibia-botschaft.de or info@namibia-botschaft.de ,  www.namibia-botschaft.de

Vaccination Requirement for Travelers To and From the Republic of Namibia

All travelers from the countries listed are required to have up to datevaccination status and should update their Yellow Fever vaccination 10 days in advance before traveling to the Republic of Namibia and must carry their vaccination cards along. The immigration officers will be required to check all travelers having their required documents. Please note that Namibia is not a Yellow Fever endemic country. No Single case has ever been reported. List of Yellow Fever Endemic Zone.pdf pdf button

Visa/Consular Services

Zuckerkandlgasse 2, 1190 Vienna, Austria

Opening Hours: Monday – Thursday: 09:30 – 12:45, Friday: CLOSED

Tel: +43 1 402 9371 , E-mail: nam.emb.visa@speed.at