:: Passport valid for six months on exit
:: Three blank visa pages in passport
:: Two recent passport photographs
:: 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.
:: Certified copy of passport information page
Copies must clearly show validity, photograph and history. Please visit our Services page if you require assistance getting copies certified/notarised.
:: Completed application form, printed and signed
:: Employer’s letter
As proof of employment, applicants must submit a letter from their UK employer (or college/university for students). This must be an original, signed document on company letterhead, confirming you are an employee of the company (or student of the university), indicating the purpose of travel and noting the date you are due to return to work or study.
:: Proof of funds
This should be provided as a copy of your most recent monthly bank statements, to show sufficient funds for the duration of your stay in Botswana.
:: Travel itinerary / flight booking confirmation
:: Hotel booking confirmation
:: Copies of any previous Botswanan visas or visa applications
Please click here to view a list of nationals who DO NOT require a visa to enter Botswana.