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Business Visa  | Cameroon


Visa Requirements


::    Passport valid for six months on exit 

::    Two blank visa pages in passport

::    Two recent passport photographs

Photos must be glued to the application form – please do not use staples.

::    Two completed application forms

::    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.

::    Onward or return flight tickets

::    Business introduction letter

The letter of introduction from your UK employer must be an original document on company letterhead, addressed to the embassy. It should note duration and purpose of travel, and provide details of companies or organisations to be visited in Cameroon. The letter must be signed by an authorised individual and should confirm acceptance of moral and financial responsibility for your trip.

::    Letter of invitation

The letter of invitation must be an original document, written on company letterhead, from a business or organisation in Cameroon. It must be stamped by the local police in Cameroon, and include the signature of the inviting party, as well as a legalised copy of his or her National Identity Card or residence permit. The letter must note the purpose and duration of travel, and confirm immigration responsibility for the applicant.

If working for or with an oil company, you must also provide a copy of the SNH (Societe Nationale Hydrocarbon).

::    Proof of vaccinations

All travellers must be vaccinated against poliomyelitis and yellow fever, and should provide certificates confirming this status. You must also have proof of a cholera vaccination if travelling from an affected area.

::    Proof of funds

Please submit your most recent monthly bank statement, to show a minimum credit balance of £1,000.

::    Travel insurance

Your travel insurance must state your full name and confirm that the policy is valid for the entire duration of stay in Cameroon. Please submit a clear, colour photocopy of the policy certificate.

::    Notarised clearance certificate

All travellers must provide a notarised clearance certificate, issued by a designated authority, to certify they have been duly tested and cleared of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

::    Marriage certificate, if applicable

Mixed couples must submit their marriage certificate, along with a letter from the Cameroonian partner. 



Additional Information


PLEASE NOTE: citizens of Chad, Central African Repblic, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Nigeria and Congo Brazzaville do not require a visa to visit Cameroon for a stay of up to 90 days.

Regardless of visa validity, the maximum duration of a single stay in Cameroon is 90 days.

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.




(3 working days)

Multiple entry visa (3 months): £100

Multiple entry visa (6 months): £200

Handling fee:  £80



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