Malawi e-Visa for Citizens of Cameroon

Malawi e-Visa for Citizens of Cameroon

iVisa | Updated on Feb 04, 2020

The Republic of Malawi is a nation in the south eastern region of Africa that is great for adventurous travelers. In Malawi, you can go on a safari tour, mountain bike on the Mulanje Mountain, visit the national parks of Malawi, and meet some really nice people. The locals in the Republic of Malawi are known as some of the most accommodating people in the world.


Cameroonians who want to visit this small country that is so full of life will need to adhere to the visa requirements of the Malawi government. The Malawi government requires that all travelers from Cameroon obtain an e-visa. You will need to submit your application at least five days before you take off on your grand adventure to Malawi.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Do I Need a Paper Copy of My e-Visa?

While you don't need it, it's a good idea to keep a printed copy of your e-visa with you to avoid any delays or complications as a result of tech problems.

When Should I Submit an Application for the Malawi e-Visa?

You are advised to submit your e-visa application 5 days before you start off on your journey to Malawi (or sooner). It is not advisable to leave for Malawi without receiving your e-visa.

What Is the Processing Time and Price for a Malawian e-Visa for Cameroonian Citizens?

  • Standard Processing: Processed in: 8 days (Price: USD 77.00)
  • Rush Processing: Processed in: 7 days (Price: USD 102.00)
  • Super Rush Processing: Processed in: 5 days (Price: USD 127.00)

What Is the Entry Policy for the Malawi e-Visa for citizens of Cameroon?

You are allowed a Single Entry with your e-visa for Malawi.

How Long is My e-Visa Valid For?

Malawi e-visas expires 90 days after issued.

What is the Max Stay allowed for Cameroonian Citizens with a Malawian e-Visa?

The approved max stay for Cameroonian citizens with Malawi e-visas is 30 days Per Entry.

You are not allowed to stay longer without getting an extension. Extensions can be obtained at the Malawi embassy.

Does an Approved e-Visa Guarantee Entry into Malawi?

No. The Republic of Malawi reserves the right to refuse anyone entrance into their country. If you have an e-visa, you can still be denied.

What Documents Does the Application Ask For?

The Malawi e-visa. application will request that you scan the following documents then upload them to the application. Pictures of the documents are not valid and will result in your application being rejected.

  • A recent photo
  • A copy of your passport details page
  • Evidence of accommodation during your stay in Malawi

Do My Children Need e-Visas to Travel to Malawi?

Children from Cameroon will need an approved e-visa before being allowed entry to Malawi. The application for minors will ask for additional documentation to be provided by scanning them and uploading the scans to the application:

  • The minor's birth certificate
  • The minor's legal guardian's passport page
  • Consent letter

If My Application is Rejected, Will I Get A Refund?

Unfortunately, once a Malawi e-visa application is processed, it is not eligible for a refund.

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