Tanzania Visa for Timor-Leste and East Timor Citizens

Tanzania Visa for Timor-Leste and East Timor Citizens

iVisa | Updated on Dec 27, 2020

Timor-Leste citizens going on a trip to Tanzania must obtain a visa online at least a week before going to Tanzania to allow time for online quick processing. Timor-Leste or East Timor nationals must choose from single-entry visas or multiple-entry visas.


Tanzania began offering e-Visas in November of 2018. With this faster digital procedure as an option, tourists like you will save on expenses and effort.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about the Tanzania Visa

Do I need a valid passport to enter Tanzania?

Yes. Every Timor-Leste wanting to go to Tanzania must have a Timor-Leste passport that will not expire for a minimum of six months from your date of departure from Tanzania in order to apply for a Tourist e-Visa legitimately.

How long can I stay in Tanzania with a visa?

Whether you want a Tourist e-Visa or a multiple-entry visa, the maximum number of days of a stay in Tanzania for Timor-Leste nationals is 90 days Per Entry. A multiple-entry visa is good for no more than 1 year from arrival, but you must leave Tanzania at least once every 90 days and then re-enter. This means you cannot stay every single day of an entire year in Tanzania without leaving.

How many times can I enter Tanzania with a visa?

Your Tourist e-Visa allows Multiple Entry.

What is the cost and processing time of a visa application?

You can get an e-Visa swiftly with iVisa’s simple online form. Don’t wait weeks for your local embassy or consulate. Instead, apply for an e-Visa immediately from your computer, tablet, or phone and only wait days. There are three processing times and rates Timor-Leste citizens can choose from. Those three options are:

  • Standard processing - Your e-Visa will arrive by email within 10 Business Days, and the e-Visa cost will be USD 100.00.
  • Rush processing - Your e-Visa will arrive by email within 7 Business Days, and the e-Visa cost will be USD 100.00.
  • Super Rush processing - Your e-Visa will arrive by email within 5 Business Days, and the e-Visa cost will be USD 100.00.

What documents do I need to apply for a visa online?

Timor-Leste nationals traveling to Tanzania can apply with us today. You’ll need the following documents and information by your side for when you apply for a Tourist e-Visa online:

  • Valid Passport - Your Timor-Leste passport has to have at least of six months validity from the final day you will be traveling in Tanzania.
  • Flight Plans - You must provide proof of a ticket of departure to Tanzanian Immigration Officials upon arrival whose date is within the 90 days Per Entry you are granted to stay in the country.
  • Passport Scan - You will have to scan and upload a copy of your passport bio page for the e-Visa application, and you will want to carry two recent passport photos with you to enter Tanzania.
  • Email Address - After we successfully process your application, your Tourist e-Visa will be delivered to a valid email address that you provide on your online visa application.
  • Yellow Fever Vaccination - If you are from or passing through a country with a risk for yellow fever virus transmission, you will have to present the vaccination certificate to the Immigration Officer you speak to in Tanzania.
  • Payment Method - We accept credit and debit cards like Visa and American Express. We also allow PayPal as another method of payment.

How long is my Tourist e-Visa valid for?

From the date of your application, your e-Visa will be valid for 1 year after arrival.

Fast and Secure Tanzania Visas for Timor-Leste Citizens

We know you desire a fast, secure online e-Visa application process. Go ahead and join the thousands of previous, satisfied iVisa clients we have already helped. We hope you enjoy your stay in Tanzania and Zanzibar Island.

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