A visa is required to travel to Angola. Since 2019 there is no longer a distinction between tourist or business visa types.
The tourism/business visa is issued for private and business travel purposes, for participation in scientific and technological activities, and for visits of a recreational, sports-related or cultural nature.
The visa ought to be used within 120 days upon issuance and allows a stay of maximum 30 days starting from the date of arrival.
The application procedure at the consulate takes 5 business days. An urgent procedure with the duration of 3 business days is possible as well.
The following forms and documents are required for your visa application:
The applicant is responsible for having a valid passport. Please note: this passport must be valid for six months after the end of the visa you wish to apply for. Additionally, there must be a minimum of four empty pages side-by-side in the applicant’s passport.
2.Two identical passport photos
The consulate only accepts recent and high-quality passport photos, which must be in colour and on a white background. The size specifications are 35 mm x 45 mm.
3.Completed visa application form
The form can be accessed through the following link: Application form
4.Proof of your financial security
As proof the hard copy of your recent bank statement, which shows that you have at least $200 to spend for each day of your stay in Angola needs to be provided. Alternatively, an employment statement with clear salary indication could be provided as proof.
5.Immunisation record (yellow vaccination booklet)
A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination for Yellow Fever (yellow vaccination booklet) no older than ten years needs to be provided.
6.Booking confirmation or e-ticket of your return flight
The cost of a visa contains two parts:
|Normal visa procedure||Urgent visa procedure|
The handling fee is €49.00 (excluding VAT) per passport. If you apply with more than two applicants, the handling costs become only €19.00 (excluding VAT) per passport starting from the third applicant.
Procedures can change without prior notice!
Our visa specialists visit the Consulate of Angola on a regular basis to check on the status of applications and abreast of relevant developments. Although we strive to inform you about current requirements and conditions for obtaining a visa as best we can, the final decision on granting or rejecting a visa application is always made by the Consulate. The Consulate is entitled to change procedures and requirements at all times without prior notice. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you contact us before sending us your documents to make sure there are no last-minute changes affecting your application.