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Business Visa  |  Burundi


Visa Requirements


::    Passport valid for six months on entry

::    One blank visa page in passport

::    Two recent passport photographs

::    Two copies of completed and signed application form

::    Proof of residence

Non-UK passport holders must submit an original, valid UK residence card/permit, or have proof of residence in their passport.

::    Proof of travel arrangements

Please provide a flight booking confirmation or copy of your onward/return flight tickets.

::    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 Burundi, and accept moral and financial responsibility for your trip.

::    Letter of invitation

The letter of invitation must come from a business or organisation in Burundi. It should be on official letterhead, signed by a company officer with contact details included. The letter should include your name, the purpose of your visit, and confirm source of financial responsibility.



Additional Information


Citizens of Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of Congo do not require a visa to visit Burundi.

It may be possible to extend the validity of your visa via the immigration authorities in Bujumbura.

The embassy reserves the right to request additional documents in support of your visa application, and to alter or increase fees without prior notice.

No refund will be given if your visa is cancelled or rejected by the embassy.

Visa and Service Fees


Please note, all fees are charged per individual traveller. Service and processing fees are exclusive of VAT, which will be added at the point of invoice. The total price of your order will depend on the product and the processing service you select. Visa fees are subject to change with no prior notice. Please contact us before placing your order if you require further information.




(14 working days)

Mutliple entry visa (30 days): £60

Handling fee:  £80



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