:: Passport valid for three months on exit
:: One blank visa page in passport
:: Two passport photographs
The photographs must be recent and identical. Please fix one to each printed application form.
:: Two completed and signed application forms
:: Valid yellow fever vaccination certificate
:: Business introduction letter
The letter of introduction from your UK employer must be an original, signed document on company letterhead. It should note duration and purpose of travel, provide details of the organisation(s) to be visited in Burkina Faso, and accept moral and financial responsibility for your trip.
:: Letter of invitation
The letter of invitation must come from a business or organisation in Burkina Faso. It should be on official letterhead, signed by a company officer with contact details included. The letter should include your name, purpose of trip, and confirm source of financial responsibility.
VISA ON ARRIVAL
You may be able to obtain a visa on arrival in Burkina Faso. However, a fee will still be charged and there is no guarantee of entry. We therefore strongly advise applicants to obtain a visa before travelling.