:: Passport valid for six months on exit
:: Two blank visa pages in passport
:: Photocopy of passport pages
Please provide two good-quality photocopies of ALL pages in your passport, including those which are blank. An administration charge of £10 will be incurred if you do not provide the required copies.
:: Two recent passport photographs
Please write your full name on the reverse of both passport photographs in pencil.
:: Proof of UK residence
Non-UK passport holders must submit an original, valid UK residence card/permit, or have proof of residence in their passport.
:: Two copies of application form
The application form for Algeria must be completed online. Please ensure all questions are answered in full, and all names and details exactly match those in your passport. Once you have completed the form, print it out twice, then sign and date both copies, ready to submit to us along with the other application requirements. Do not process any payment; we will handle this on your behalf.
:: Employer’s letter
Please submit a letter from your UK employer, or school/university if you are a student. This must be written on company letterhead, addressed to the embassy and should confirm your employment or academic status. It must also note your job title or subject, the purpose of your trip, and indicate the date on which you are due to return to work or study.
Please submit both the original letter and a good-quality colour photocopy.
:: Proof of accommodation
Please submit confirmation of a hotel booking, an official invitation with itinerary from an Algerian travel agency, or an accommodation certificate certified by the local authorities in Algeria (certificat d’hébergement légalisé par l’A.P.C.). The certificate must include the name of the person inviting you, your relationship to them, and the address at which you’ll be staying while in Algeria.
If providing an accommodation certificate, please include both the original and a good-quality photocopy.
:: Additional photographs, if applicable
All children, regardless of age, require a visa. If travelling on a parent’s passport, please submit two photographs of the child along with the parent’s application. A separate application must be made for children travelling on their own passport.
:: Travel insurance (if applicable)
Applicants from Australia, Canada, Macedonia, New Zealand, Romania and all Schengen countries must provide proof of travel insurance (original certificate, plus photocopy) to cover the full duration of stay.