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The following nationals DO NOT require a visa for Chad:

Burkina-Faso, Cameroon, Republic of Central Africa, Congo (Republic), Gabon, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal & Togo   

  CHAD visa service & travel information

General Information

Our service charge includes checking your documents, lodging at the embassy, collecting your visa when ready and preparing to return the passport to you. All Travcour UK Ltd prices are inclusive of vat.

CHAD visas take 10-15 working days to process as the embassy is in Belgium.

Visa requirements

To see what visa application requirements are needed when applying for a visa, please download the correct visa application form (on the left) which applies to the type of journey you will be undertaking.

Please note that as there is no embassy for Chad in the UK your visa will be issued in Belgium

Application Fees

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Single/double/multiple entry Chad visa





The following nationals DO NOT require a visa for Chad:

Burkina-Faso, Cameroon, Republic of Central Africa, Congo (Republic), Gabon, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal & Togo  


Chad transit visas are required by all except those as noted above and those continuing their journey to a third country within 48 hours by the same or first connecting aircraft without leaving the airport, provided holding confirmed tickets & documentation 


(Compulsory vaccinations:) Yellow fever certificate required by all. It is also recommended that travellers making 3 or more visits per year, stays of more than 3 months in a rural area, high-risk occupational groups & backpackers staying more than 1 month have the following up to date immunisations: Cholera, diphtheria, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, malaria, meningitis, polio, TB, tetanus & typhoid.

Malaria exists all year throughout the country. 


The north is dominated by the Sahara desert and is practically rainless with hot temperatures throughout the year. The south experiences a wet season between May-Sep. 


Location of Chad: Central Africa
Local Time in Chad: GMT+1
Capital City of Chad: N'Djamena
Population of Chad: 10 million
Language(s) spoken in Chad: French, Arabic, many local languages
Dialling Code for Chad: 235
Emergency numbers in Chad: Police: 17. Fire: 18. Ambulance: 51 77 26
Driving in Chad: Driving is on the right. International Driving Permit, Carnet de Passage issued by Tourist Association in country of origin and Green Card or all risks insurance obtained in Chad required
Electricity in Chad: 220/380V AC 50Hz
Currency of Chad: CFA Franc (XAF 1 = 100 Centimes)
Notes: XAF: 500, 1,000, 2,000, 5,000, 10,000
Coins: XAF: 5, 10, 25, 50, 100, 500
Opening Hours in Chad:
Bank: 0700-1300 Mon-Thur, 0700-1030 Fri, 0700-1300 Sat
Office: 0700-1530 Mon-Thur, 0700-1200 Fri (Government offices)
Shops: 0800-1200 & 1600-1900
Hints for Chad: Women should wear modest clothes in Muslim areas. A headscarf is recommended. Business is conducted in French, very few executives speak English. Care should be taken to respect local conventions. Muslim customs do not encourage smoking and drinking. Use the right and not the left hand when passing or receiving food or gifts. Do not show soles of the feet when seated. Segregation of women is usual. Visits during Ramadan should be avoided. On social occasions dress as for business meetings unless otherwise indicated. There are many restrictions on photography. The minimum drinking age is 18 years
Tipping in Chad: Around 10%
Import Allowances for Chad: For persons of 18 years of age or older:
400 cigarettes or cigarillos and 125 cigars or 500gr of tobacco (ladies cigarettes only)
3 bottles of wine and 1 bottle of spirits

Airports in Chad:

N'Djamena (NDJ) 

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