Visa Information

Visa Information

Types of Visa, Fees and Duration

  Type of Visa Visa Fees Length of Stay
(a)  Tourist Visa 40 USD (28) Days
(b) Business Visa (Single) 50 USD – (70) Days
– Can apply stay extension according to the rules and regulations.
(c) Official Visa (Single)    50 USD – (70) Days
– Can apply stay extension according to the rules and regulations.
(d) Employment Visa 50 USD – (70) Days
- Can apply stay extension according to the rules and regulations.
(e) Workshop / Seminar / Meeting/Research Visa 40 USD - (28) Days
- Can apply stay extension according to the rules and regulations for Research purpose, but other types cannot apply.
  • Alternatively e-visa and on arrival visa has been introduced for the convenience of the visitors. For details of e-visa and on arrival visa please visit the following official website:
  • http://www.mip.gov.mm

Visa Information and Requirements

  • Visa applicants can apply for visas by contacting the nearest Embassy of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar.
  • Alternatively, e-visa has been introduced for the convenience of the visitors. For details of e-visa, please visit the following official website:
  • http://evisa.moip.gov.mm/index.aspx
  • http://evisa.moip.gov.mm/HowToApply.aspx
  • http://evisa.moip.gov.mm/noticetotourists.aspx
  • Visa categories and visa fees are mentioned in this page: (Click here: 12-entry-3-reentry-visa. pdf),
  • In this PDF file (Click here: 12-entry-3-reentry-visa. pdf), there is a table showing all details about all types of visa. There are 12 categories of visa for visitors. Please refer relevant visa category in the visa category table. For example, if you are going to attend meeting, refer to “Sr. No. 11 (Workshop/ Seminar/ Meeting/ Research Visa)”. If you would to travel as tourist, please refer “Sr. No. 3 (Tourist Visa).
  • General, visitors apply for Tourist visa, Business Visa and Workshop/Seminar/Meeting/Research Visa. The information and requirements are as follows:

Requirement for “Tourist Visa”:

  • Confirmation of pre-paid package tour (if applicable) (Send the copy of confirmation by tour operator in Myanmar if the applicant intends to join a package tour);
  • Duly-filled visa form, with photograph and CNIC copy to be sent to the Embassy (Per applicant);
  • Passport with at least six months validity and blank page for visa;
  • ONE Tourist visa application form which can be downloaded from:
    (http://www.me-islamabad.org/images/pdf/201412-visa-form.pdf );
  • THREE recent colour photographs (size:45mm x 35mm, white background, please follow the photograph guidelines) Download from :
    http://www.me-islamabad.org/images/pdf/photo-guidelines-mainpoints.pdf
  • Departure date from Pakistan(or home country if not resident in Pakistan), provide details in writing
  • Dates of entry into and departure from Myanmar (in writing)
  • Copy of ticket booking reference and banking references
  • Enclose with your application, in exact amount of cash
  • Self-addressed pre-paid envelope or courier satchel large enough to hold passport, for safe return, i.e. Registered Post, TCS.
  • Mention the address of the applicant very clearly, unless the return envelope may not be delivered to its destination or lost during postal process.
  • Applications should be sent to the Embassy prior to departure (need sufficient time for processing).
  • Visa must be obtained in advance of travel to Myanmar. Please allow sufficient time to get the processing done. Visa application for the first time entry may take longer and applicants are advised to contact the Embassy prior to the application.
  • Visa section can be contacted between 9:30am to 3:30pm from Monday to Friday except holidays.
  • Please refer to Travel Information page for using credit cards, money changers and all other financial and banking matters in Myanmar.
  • Please check before submission of application that full address and contact phone numbers or mobile numbers and name of the hotel are mentioned in your application. The Form must be filled up in details. Particularly, the applicant’s occupation and address in details. (For “Occupation”, mention: Rank/position, name of organization/company, for “address”, mention: House No., Street, Sector, District, City/town and mobile telephone number as well.)
  • Incomplete application and unattached necessary documents would not be considered for issuing visa.
  • Applicants can apply visa through travel agent or by mail.
  • The Embassy takes no responsibility for the loss or damage of passport by courier services.

 

Business Visa

  • This type of visa is for applicants who are travelling to Myanmar for any business purpose.
  • Business visas are issued for a stay in Myanmar up to 10 weeks (70 days) and are valid for entry into the country within three months from the date of issue.


Requirements

  • Request Letter from applicant’s company, in which type of business, applicant’s name, passport details, position in company and TRAVEL DATES should be mentioned.
  • Letter of Invitation from Myanmar company/enterprise/organization and a copy each of company registration certificates issued by Myanmar Investment Commission/ Ministries concerned (compulsory to submit the copy of these certificates) (Please refer above-mentioned table) and copies of receipts certifying payment of taxes imposed (from the counterpart Myanmar company that invites you);
  • Duly-filled visa form, with photograph and CNIC copy to be sent to the Embassy (Per applicant);
  • Passport with at least six months validity and blank page for visa;
  • ONE Business visa application form ( Download PDF );
  • THREE recent colour photographs (size:45mm x 35mm, white background, please follow the the photograph guidelines)
  • Departure date from Pakistan(or home country if not resident in Pakistan), provide details in writing;
  • Dates of entry into and departure from Myanmar (in writing);
  • Copy of ticket booking reference and banking reference;
  • Visa fee to be enclosed with your application, in exact amount of cash;
  • Self-addressed pre-paid envelope or courier satchel large enough to hold passport, for safe return, i.e. Registered Post, TCS;
  • Mention the address of the applicant very clearly, unless the return envelope may not be delivered to its destination or lost during postal process;
  • Applications should be sent to the Embassy prior to departure (need sufficient time for processing);
  • Visa must be obtained in advance of travel to Myanmar. Please allow sufficient time to get the processing done. Visa application for the first time entry may take longer and applicants are advised to contact the Embassy prior to the application;
  • Visa section can be contacted between 9:30am to 3:30pm from Monday to Friday except holidays. Please check holidays list on the website.
  • Please refer to Travel Information page for using credit cards, money changers and all other financial and banking matters in Myanmar.
  • Please check before submission of application that full address and contact phone numbers or mobile numbers and name of the hotel are mentioned in your application. The Form must be filled up in details. Particularly, the applicant’s occupation and address in details. (For “Occupation”, mention: Rank/position, name of organization/company, for “address”, mention: House No., Street, Sector, District, City/town and mobile telephone number as well.)
  • Incomplete application and unattached necessary documents would not be considered for issuing visa.
  • Applicants can apply visa through travel agent or by mail.
  • The Embassy takes no responsibility for the loss or damage of passport by courier services.

 

Workshop/Seminar/Meeting/Research Visa

 

Additional Requirements for “Workshop/Seminar/Meeting/Research Visa” and other types of visas :

  • Duly-filled visa form, with photograph and CNIC copy to be sent to the Embassy (Per applicant);
  • Passport with at least six months validity and blank page for visa;
  • ONE Business visa/ Entry visa application form ( Download from
  • http://www.me-islamabad.org/images/pdf/201412-visa-form.pdf );
  • THREE recent colour photographs (size:45mm x 35mm, white background, please follow the the photograph guidelines) Download from
  • http://www.me-islamabad.org/images/pdf/photo-guidelines-mainpoints.pdf
  • Departure date from Pakistan(or home country if not resident in Pakistan), provide details in writing;
  • Dates of entry into and departure from Myanmar (in writing);
  • Copy of ticket booking reference and banking reference;
  • Visa fee to be enclosed with your application, in exact amount of cash;
  • Self-addressed pre-paid envelope or courier satchel large enough to hold passport, for safe return, i.e. Registered Post, TCS;
  • Mention the address of the applicant very clearly, unless the return envelope may not be delivered to its destination or lost during postal process;
  • Applications should be sent to the Embassy prior to departure (needs sufficient time for processing);
  • Visa must be obtained in advance of travel to Myanmar. Please allow sufficient time to get the processing done. Visa application for the first time entry may take longer and applicants are advised to contact the Embassy prior to the application;
  • Visa section can be contacted between 9:30am to 3:30pm from Monday to Friday except holidays. Please check holidays list on the website.
  • Please check before submission of application that full address and contact phone numbers or mobile numbers are mentioned in your application. The Form must be filled up in details. Particularly, the applicant’s occupation and address in details. (For “Occupation”, mention: Rank/position, name of organization/company, for “address”, mention: House No., Street, Sector, District, City/town and mobile telephone number as well.)
  • Incomplete application and unattached necessary documents would not be considered for issuing visa.
  • Applicants can apply visa through travel agent or by mail.
  • The Embassy takes no responsibility for the loss or damage of passport by courier services.

 

For other visa categories, please refer to the attached table but the payment method is the same. Alternatively, you can apply e-visa from the website mentioned in the beginning of this information sheet or access the FAQ :
http://evisa.moip.gov.mm/faq.aspx


Please note that the following requirements are to be met for any category of visa:

 

  • Duly-filled visa form, with photograph and CNIC copy to be sent to the Embassy (Per applicant);
  • Passport with at least six months validity and blank page for visa;
  • ONE Entry visa application form ( Download PDF );
  • visa application form which can be downloaded from:
  • (http://www.me-islamabad.org/images/pdf/201412-visa-form.pdf );
  • THREE recent colour photographs (size:45mm x 35mm, white background, please follow the photograph guidelines) Download from :
  • http://www.me-islamabad.org/images/pdf/photo-guidelines-mainpoints.pdf
  • Departure date from Pakistan(or home country if not resident in Pakistan), provide details in writing;
  • Dates of entry into and departure from Myanmar (in writing);
  • Copy of ticket booking reference;
  • Visa Fees: Please refer to the Table of Visa Categories ;
  • Visa fee to be enclosed with your application, in exact amount of cash;
  • Self-addressed pre-paid envelope or courier satchel large enough to hold passport, for safe return, i.e. Registered Post, TCS;
  • Mention the address of the applicant very clearly, unless the return envelope may not be delivered to its destination or lost during postal process;
  • Applications should be sent to the Embassy prior to departure (need sufficient time for processing);
  • Visa must be obtained in advance of travel to Myanmar. Please allow sufficient time to get the processing done. Visa application for the first time entry may take longer and applicants are advised to contact the Embassy prior to the application;
  • Visa section can be contacted between 9:30am to 3:30pm from Monday to Friday except holidays. Please check holidays list on the website.
  • Please refer to Travel Information page for using credit cards, money changers and all other financial and banking matters in Myanmar.
  • Please check before submission of application that full address and contact phone numbers or mobile numbers and name of the hotel are mentioned in your application. The Form must be filled up in details. Particularly, the applicant’s occupation and address in details. (For “Occupation”, mention: Rank/position, name of organization/company, for “address”, mention: House No., Street, Sector, District, City/town and mobile telephone number as well.)
  • Incomplete application and unattached necessary documents would not be considered for issuing visa.
  • Applicants can apply visa through travel agent or by mail.
  • The Embassy takes no responsibility for the loss or damage of passport by courier services.

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