**General Tourism / Visiting Visa Application Requirements**

Applicant must provide a copy of his/her Yellow Book (International Certificates of Vaccination). In accordance with WHO regulations, all persons entering Liberia are required to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever.

Photograph Requirements.

Your photos or digital images must be:

·In color

·Sized such that the head is between 1 inch and 1 3/8 inches (22 mm and 35 mm) or 50% and 69% of the image’s total height from the bottom of the chin to the top of the head.

·Taken within the last 6 months to reflect your current appearance

·Taken in front of a plain white or off-white background

·Taken in full-face view directly facing the camera

·With a neutral facial expression and both eyes open

·Taken in clothing that you normally wear on a daily basis

·Uniforms should not be worn in your photo, except religious clothing that is worn daily.

·Do not wear a hat or head covering that obscures the hair or hairline, unless worn daily for a religious purpose. Your full face must be visible, and the head covering must not cast any shadows on your face.

Headphones, wireless hands-free devices, or similar items are not acceptable in your photo

Submit Required Documentation

All applicants for Tourism / Visiting visas should deliver alone with their application form, confirmation of hotel reservation or communication from any tourism company to be visited. The following required documents should be delivered to the Liberian Embassy or Consulate near your country’s capital:

·Passport valid for travel to the Republic of Liberia – Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months beyond your period of stay in Liberia (unless exempt by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs).

·Photo – You should attach your photo while completing the visa Form.

All non– Liberian passport holders, as well as Liberians who are naturalized EU citizens are required to obtain a visa from the -Liberian Embassy in Brussels, Belgium prior to traveling to Liberia or the nearest Liberian Embassy where applicant resides.

A signed, completed application form must be submitted with the applicant’s passport.

Self-addressed, prepaid envelope for document return. Must be trackable mail – priority, overnight, FedEx or UPS. This requirement is not compulsory.

Payments: ABSOLUTELY NO cash or personal checks accepted.

All fees are non-refundable. All fees are to be paid in Euros via money order, or direct deposit to the Republic of Liberia Consulate account.

Account info:
VISA FEES

SINGLE: 3 Months- €100

MULTIPLE: 6 Months- €150

MULTIPLE: 1 YEAR- €200

ECOWAS CITIZENS: Gratis

All citizens of ECOWAS countries bearing legitimate ECOWAS Passport at are liberty to travel to any ECOWAS country based on ECOWAS travel protocol.

IMPORTANT: IN THE CASE A PERSON WISHES TO USE THE VISA EXPRESS SERVICE WHICH IS, SAME DAY TO OBTAIN VISA, AN EXTRA AMOUNT OF €50 WILL BE ADDED TO THE TOTAL AMOUNT FOR VISA.

Reasons Why Your Applications May be rejected

Incomplete application form, Insufficient funds,

Unsigned Passport, no application form, submitted

Expired Passport, No payment / incorrect payment amount

No passport pictures submitted, Lack of supporting documents:

Wrong application form, Lack of pages in passport, no passport submitted, Invalid pictures 12a. The picture must be 2 in x 2in on white background face view 5a. * Passports with less than 6 months of validity.

Visa Processing Time: 10 Working Days