Application Requirements

To apply for a Visa, the Passport must be valid for at least 6 months beyond the date of intended departure.

TYPES OF VISA | COST: Tourist and Business Validity



Transit(7 days)

US $70.00

3 monhts single entry from date of issue

US $100.00

6 months multiple entry from date of issue

US $220.00

One year multiple entry from date of issue

US $300.00


Application Requirements

  • 2 application forms Visa Application Forms
  • 2 Passport-size photos
  • Fees can be paid by money order, bank certified check or cash (The Embassy will not accept personal checks as a form of payment)
  • Onward ticket
  • Valid Passport (at least six months before expiry date with enough un used pages)
  • Copy of a letter from the applicant’s Organization or invitation letter.
  • Copy of sponsor’s Residential Status in Malawi (i.e. Permit or Malawi Passport if Malawian)
  • Return Pre-Paid Envelope addressed to the applicant.

Please note:

Application and all required documents MUST be sent in DUPLICATE to the Consular section at the Embassy.

In most cases, applications will be processed within 24 hours.However, for nationals of India, Nigeria, Bangladesh, China, Burundi, Rwanda and Pakistan, applications may take up to 4 weeks.

Drop off time: 09:30 am to 12:30pm from Mondays to Thursdays.