The Malawi nation in the southeastern part of Africa is a place where serenity reigns. With a population of people who have been referred to as the kindest people in Africa, this country has garnered a reputation for whimsy and adventure. Malawi is often regarded as "The Warm Heart of Africa" because of its unique aesthetics.
The citizens of British Indian Ocean Territory are approved to apply for a Malawi e-visa so that they can join in on the experience of the Malawian culture. Your e-visa will be valid for a visit of up to 30 days Per Entry. You can begin your application here.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What Documents Are Required of Citizens of British Indian Ocean Territory?
Each of the documents required of citizens of British Indian Ocean Territory will need to be scanned in order to be considered valid. Be advised that the details on your passport must match the details you provide for your e-visa. If the information on both documents do not agree, your e-visa will be invalid. Be sure to double check the details!
- A recent photo of the applicant
- A copy of the applicant's passport details page
- Evidence of the applicant's accommodation during their stay in Malawi
Am I Required to Bring a Copy of my e-Visa with Me When I go to Malawi?
While not required, it is highly recommended to have a hard copy and a soft copy of your e-visa when you travel to Malawi.
When Should I Submit an Application for the Malawi e-Visa?
We recommend submitting your e-visa a minimum of 5 days before your trip.
How Much Does a Malawi e-Visa Cost for Citizens of British Indian Ocean Territory?
- Standard Processing Cost with Service Fee: USD 77.00
- Rush Processing Cost with Service Fee: USD 102.00
- Super Rush Processing Cost with Service Fee: USD 127.00
Can I Use British Indian Ocean Territory Currency to Pay for My e-Visa?
Your e-visa can only be purchased using United States Dollar (USD).
What Is the Processing Time for a Malawian e-Visa?
- Standard Processing: 8 Business Days
- Rush Processing: 7 Business Days
- Super Rush Processing: 5 Business Days
What Is the Multiple Entry Policy for the e-Visa?
Citizens of British Indian Ocean Territory are permitted Single Entry into Malawi with their e-visa.
How Long is My e-Visa Valid For?
Current Malawian policy dictates that your e-visa will be valid for 90 days after issued.
What is the Max Stay for British Indian Ocean Territory Citizens with a Malawian e-Visa?
The current Malawian guidelines for the e-visa allow visits up to 30 days Per Entry.
Do I need to Bring My Passport with Me to Malawi?
Yes, you must have your passport. Your passport needs to retain validity at least six months after your arrival in Malawi.
Does Having an e-Visa Guarantee Entry into Malawi?
No. Malawi, per their own visa guidelines, reserves the right to refuse anyone entrance into their country. If you have an e-visa, you can still be refused. Malawi reserves the right to not disclose the reasons for which you are denied.