iVisa | Updated on May 11, 2020

Malaysian citizens who want to visit Kuwait do not require to go to an Embassy if they want to get a tourist visa. More than 50 nationalities, including Malaysians, can apply through the internet. In iVisa, we provide the service of process this eVisa online, so you do not have to worry about anything.

Just send your request simply by filling it a form. Here we will show you all the details required to know how to complete this process.

Keep in mind that Malaysians need to check if they are eligible before applying. It can be accomplished through iVisa’s website. Click on the Visa Checker and follow the instructions to find out right away. You can apply right away once you are eligible.

If you want to know more details about this visa, you can continue reading this article.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

I'm from Malaysia, do I need to apply for a Kuwait visa?

As a Malaysian citizen, you are required to apply for a visa to visit Kuwait.

What is a Kuwait eVisa for Malaysian?

The eVisa or electronic visa is a document that you can obtain it by an online system that the Kuwait Government introduced a couple of years ago. This process makes all easier and you do not need to visit an Embassy.

How long can I stay in Kuwait if I'm Malaysian?

If you make the online application, you will be able to stay in Kuwait 90 days in Total.

Which documents do I need to present?

You need to provide a few documents prior to the application process. We will request some information and documentation to process your application. Please find the details of each document you need to send us below:

  • Valid passport – check its expiry date to make sure that it is still valid.

  • Digital copy of your passport – the most important part is the information page, but you should go ahead and scan the entire booklet.

  • Valid email address – when you are filling out the form, you must provide an email address you use frequently, because we will send you the status of your eVisa there.

  • GCC residence card – this applies only to applicants from the other countries that are a part of Gulf Cooperation Council (Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates.) At the same time, the applicants from the GCC must work in specific fields. You can find all of them on iVisa’s website.

  • Means of payment – credit/debit cards and Paypal are accepted.

For how long can I use the Kuwait eVisa?

When you get your Kuwait eVisa you're able to have it for 30 days after issued.

How much does it cost the Kuwait eVisa?

The total price for your eVisa will depend on how fast you decide to get it. Just remember that the faster you want it, the higher the fee is. As for that, iVisa gives you three selections:

  • Standard processing (3 days) - USD 20.00.

  • Rush processing (USD 60.00) -2 days.

  • Super rush processing (12 hours) -USD 80.00.

Just remember that the weekend in Kuwait differs from other countries. Their weekends are on Fridays and Saturdays, so Malaysian should take that into consideration when applying.

Does it take too much time to apply online?

No, it doesn't. Only 20 minutes of your time is enough to send your eVisa request.

How is the process to apply for a Kuwait eVisa?

It's quite easy to complete this application form, which is divided into three simple steps:

  1. The first step is inputting your personal information just like with any other form. You will also need to choose the processing time to decide how much time it will take for you to receive your visa.

  2. The second step will ask you to review all the information and make the payment. It is crucial to fill in the form accurately and correctly. Payment can be made using a credit/debit card or PayPal. Please, remember that after your application form is issued, we cannot change any information, and this means that you need to repeat the entire process in case there are more errors.

  3. The third phase is uploading some documents like the ones mentioned above. Depending on a particular situation, Malaysian may be asked to provide additional documents.

Keep in mind that iVisa has a no-refund policy after the issue of the ETA, so you need to make the payment again.

Do I have a limit of entries to visit Kuwait?

If you get the Kuwait eVisa you can enter just once. It means that you have a Single Entry.

Minors need to get their own eVisa too?

Yes, they do. However, their parents can apply along with them in the application form.

How can I apply for my family?

You can easily apply to your family or even friends with the same process, but you need to have their requirements on hand so you can complete the application form the best way possible.

Can I apply for this eVisa if I don't have a valid passport but I have a temporary travel document?

Unfortunately, if you don't have a valid passport with at least 6 months of validity, then you cannot apply online for this eVisa.

Where can I read more about Kuwait visas?

In case you still have questions about Kuwait and its eVisas, then you can check this page or just contact one of our customer service agents here.

Remember that Malaysians do not have to print out and fill in the form by hand because iVisa uses an online form. Within 10 minutes, everything can be accomplished. Additionally, iVisa has an superb customer service that can take your call anytime and if you need any help with completing the steps

As you can see, getting a Kuwait evisa is super easy. The document is valid for a month, so you need to leave for Kuwait before the 30-day period expires. Click here and start planning your trip!

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