Kuwait Visa Requirements

Kuwait Visa Requirements

iVisa | Updated on May 12, 2020

In 2016, the Government of Kuwait gave the facilities for more than 50 countries (including those from the Gulf Cooperation Council) to apply online for a Kuwait eVisa. This has helped a lot of tourist people to get their eVisa in a short time. In some cases, people get confused and frustrated because they do not know how to apply or which documents they need to get this eVisa.

Fortunately, our iVisa website has the perfect tools to make your processing time easier and practical. Just fill out a simple form with your data and then we will work on your eVisa.

Keep reading this article and get all the important details for this type of eVisa.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Do I need a visa to visit Kuwait?

All will depend on the nationality you have. To check if you are eligible for an eVisa, please see our Visa Checker.

What is a Kuwait eVisa?

The eVisa is an authorization document that allows visitors to travel to Kuwait.

Do I have a limit of time to stay in Kuwait?

Yes, all visitors who plan to travel to Kuwait have a limit staying of 90 days in Total with a Single Entry type of visa.

Remember that all visits are strictly limited to business or tourism, this means you can NOT seek paid work or employment.

Which documents must I need to apply?

In order to complete your online application, we will need this info and documents:

  • Passport with at least 6-month validity.

  • A scanned copy of passport bio page.

  • GCC Residence (Valid Residency Card) - if applicable.

  • Credit/Debit card or Paypal account for the payment.

How much time can I use the Kuwait eVisa?

The eVisa has a max validity of 30 days after issued. This means that after these days, your eVisa will expire automatically.

What are the processing times and prices?

We offer three options with different processing times and prices:

  • Standard (3 days) -USD 20.00.

  • Rush (2 days) -USD 60.00.

  • Super rush (12 hours) -USD 80.00.

Click here to start your application.

How does the Tourist eVisa for Kuwait work?

The system that we utilize to process your eVisa is the official one issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. We basically insert your information in this system, then the government of Kuwait reviews the application and tells us their response (approval or rejection) of your application.

Will it take me a long time to process Kuwait eVisa?

Just 10 minutes. We will take care of the rest and, shortly after, we will let you know of the status of your application by email.

How can I apply for a Kuwait eVisa?

Our really simple application form consists of three easy stages:

  1. Complete the first part of the form with your general data. Also, select the processing time from the options aforementioned.
  2. Review your info and make the corresponding payment. We implement these options of online payment: credit/debit card or Paypal account.
  3. Answer a questionnaire. And add other documents (this may change depending on individual circumstances.)

Click here to start. Finish the application form, submit it, and wait for your visa to arrive. In case you need assistance to fill your application, iVisa has a fantastic support service that you can call 24/7.

What happens after I have applied?

When you submit your application, your job is done. Then, just wait for us to send you your eVisa by email in the timeframe chosen.

How do I know if my visa is approved?

We will notify you by email as soon as the government of Kuwait approves your visa.

I am traveling with children. Do I need to create a separate application for them?

Each person visiting Kuwait needs to apply for an eVisa, even children. Parents can apply online for their children or any other person, you just need their personal information and required documents (mentioned above).

I made a mistake on my application. What can I do?

As we can not change or modify any details on the eVisa once it is issued, then please contact immediately one of our customer service representatives if this is your case.

How can I trust on iVisa's services?

We provide total safety for your data privacy, confidentiality, and we invest a lot in the security. Please check what hundreds of our customers say here.

If I still having doubts about the eVisa, how can I contact you?

Click here and start an online conversation with one of our customer service team.

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