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TANZANIA VISAS:

Citizens of the following countries and territories can visit Tanzania without a visa for up to 3 months:
Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Botswana, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, Cyprus, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Guyana, Hong Kong, Jamaica, Jersey, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Romania, Rwanda, Samoa, Seychelles, Singapore, South Africa, Swaziland, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

  TANZANIA visa service & travel information

General Information

TANZANIA visas take 4 working days to issue in the embassy & is valid for 3 months from the date of issue.

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.

You will be permitted to stay for 30 days on arrival with your visa.
Double entries will only be permitted to those re-entering from Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda & Burundi.
The business Assignment visa (B3) is issued as a single entry only. Once in Tanzania, it can be changed to a 1 year multiple entry work permit.

Application Fees

Visa type

Visa fee

Service charge

Total to pay

Business 6 month multiple entry Tanzania visa

£80.00

£40.00

£120.00

Business 6 month multiple entry Tanzania visa Express Service (24 hours)

£90.00

£40.00

£130.00

Tourist 3 month double entry Tanzania visa

£70.00

£40.00

£110.00

Tourist 3 month double entry Tanzania visa Express Service (24 hours)

£80.00

£40.00

£120.00

Business 12 month multiple entry Tanzania visa

£100.00

£40.00

£140.00

Business 12 month multiple entry Tanzania visa Express Service (24 hours)

£110.00

£40.00

£150.00

Tourist single entry Tanzania visa

£40.00

£40.00

£80.00

Tourist single entry Tanzania visa Express Service (24 hours)

£50.00

£40.00

£90.00

Single entry Tanzania work visa

 £180.00  £40.00 £220.00
Single entry Tanzania work visa Express Service (24 hours)  £190.00  £40.00 £230.00 

TANZANIA VISAS:

Citizens of the following countries and territories can visit Tanzania without a visa for up to 3 months:
Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Botswana, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, Cyprus, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Guyana, Hong Kong, Jamaica, Jersey, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Romania, Rwanda, Samoa, Seychelles, Singapore, South Africa, Swaziland, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

TANZANIA TRANSIT VISAS:

Required by all except those as noted above and those continuing their journey to another country by the same or first connecting aircraft on the same day.

TANZANIA HEALTH:

Compulsory vaccinations: Yellow fever certificate if arriving from infected areas. Infants under 1 year are exempt. 

Recommended immunisations: Cholera, Diphtheria, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Malaria, Meningitis, Polio, TB, Tetanus, Typhoid & Yellow Fever.

Risks: Malaria exists all year throughout the country below 1,800 metres. Rabies.

TANZANIA WEATHER:

Meru-Arusha, Usambara, Kilimanjaro, Kagera region west side of Lake Victoria & Southern Highlands areas usually remains cool throughout the year. The coastal and mountain regions receive the highest rainfall whilst inland rainfall is particularly unreliable. There are two rainy seasons, the longest season being between Mar-May & the shorter season between Oct-Dec. With the exception of highland areas and the coastal belt, weather patterns are quite variable and seasonal rains unreliable. Coastal areas are characterised by high temperatures and high humidity.

FURTHER INFORMATION FOR TANZANIA:

Location of Tanzania: East Africa
Local Time in Tanzania: GMT+3
Capital City of Tanzania: Dodoma
Population of Tanzania: 37 million
Language(s) spoken in Tanzania: Kiswahili, English, many local languages
Dialling Code for Tanzania: 255
Emergency numbers in Tanzania: Police, Fire & Ambulance: 112
Driving in Tanzania: Driving is on the left. International Driving Permit recommended, must be endorsed by the Traffic Police on arrival. Temporary licence available from Police on presentation of National licence
Electricity in Tanzania: 220V-250V AC 50Hz
Currency of Tanzania: Tanzanian Shilling (TZS 1 = 100 Cents)
Notes: TZS: 500, 1,000, 2,000, 5,000, 10,000
Coins: TZS: 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200
Credit Cards/Travellers Cheques: Credit card acceptance is limited to larger hotels & restaurants. ATM's available in larger towns. Travellers cheques may only be cashed at authorised dealers (eg Banks, Bureaux de Change & designated tourist hotels)
Opening Hours in Tanzania:
Bank: 0830-1600 Mon-Fri, 0830-1300 Sat
Office: 0800-1300 & 1400-1700 Mon-Fri, 0730-1230 Sat, 0730-1530 Mon-Fri (Government Offices)
Shops: 0830-1300 & 1400-1700 Mon-Fri, 0830-1430 Sat, 0800-2000 some shopping centres/supermarkets
Hints in Tanzania: Almost all executives speak English. It is the convention to use the right and not the left hand when shaking hands and passing or receiving anything. Smoking is generally tolerated but restricted in many public buildings and on public transport. Permission must be requested before smoking in offices. There are various conditions and limitations on photography. The minimum drinking age is 18 years
Tipping in Tanzania: Not officially encouraged or customary, however this does not apply in hotels & restaurants catering for tourists
Import Allowances in Tanzania: For persons of 16 years of age or older:
200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 250gr of tobacco
1 lit of wine or 1 lit of spirits
250ml of perfume
Prohibited/Restricted in Tanzania: Firearms

Airports in Tanzania:

Dar-es-Salaam International (DAR)
Kilimanjaro (JRO)

 
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