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Business Visa  |  Venezuela


Visa Requirements


::    Passport valid for six months on exit

::    Two blank visa pages in passport

::    One recent passport photograph

::    Digital passport photo

As well as a standard passport photo, the embassy also requires a digital one, submitted either on a CD or a USB stick. The digital photo must be supplied as a JPEG, 1 x 1 inches (2.54 x 2.54cm) square, with a maximum file size of 70kb. Please contact us if you require assistance resizing a standard passport photograph.

::    Completed 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.

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

::    Letter of invitation

The letter of invitation must come from a business or organisation in Venezuela. 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


Business visas are valid for one year, with a maximum permitted stay of 180 days during that period.

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.



(8 working days)


Multiple entry visa (1 year): £43.80

Handling fee:  £80



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