Tanzania Volunteer e-Visa for Citizens of the Philippines

Tanzania Volunteer e-Visa for Citizens of the Philippines

iVisa | Updated on Feb 27, 2020

Tanzania started offering the electronic visa system for citizens from some countries in 2018 to make it easy for them to apply for a Tanzania visa online. Volunteering as a Philippine resident requires a special volunteer visa.


Traveling abroad is an opportunity to help people build better lives for themselves and their families. The Tanzania Volunteer e-Visa program is designed to make it easy for NGO volunteers to apply for and receive a visa online. It is easier to obtain this via the internet, as you do not have to go to the consulate or embassy in person.

Volunteer e-Visa for Tanzania FAQs

What is the maximum amount of time I can stay in Tanzania with a volunteer e-Visa?

You are allowed to volunteer in Tanzania with this e-Visa for up to 90 days Per Entry.

Tanzania Volunteer e-Visa Basics

If you obtain an e-Visa from Tanzania Volunteer, you can enter Tanzania and work legally for a non-profit organization that helps the citizens of that country.

It is not intended to be used by any traveler to go to school, work nor vacation in Tanzania.

What is the cost of the volunteer e-Visa for Tanzania?

Here is a table of all the associated costs of getting a Tanzania Volunteer e-Visa:

  • Standard: USD 80.00
  • Rush: USD 105.00
  • Super Rush: USD 135.00

How long does it take to process the e-Visa application?

We offer three distinct processing speeds so you can choose how fast you want your visa application to be processed:

  • Standard Processing takes 15 Business Days to process the application.
  • Rush Processing takes 13 Business Days to process the application.
  • Super Rush Processing takes 10 Business Days to process the application.

How many times can I use an e-Visa to enter Tanzania?

All visas have a limit on how many times you can enter a country. The Tanzania Volunteer e-Visa allows you Single Entry.

What do I need to have to apply for the Tanzania Volunteer e-Visa?

To get the Volunteer e-Visa for Tanzania, you will need to have:

  • A Return Ticket - Be sure you have arranged transportation to leave Tanzania.
  • A Passport Details Page - Upload a scanned copy of your passport details page in order for us to process your application.
  • An Applicant Photo - Passport photo size with a neutral background and no masks or face coverings
  • Invitation Letter - You will need proof that you were invited to volunteer by providing a letter from the NGO or non-profit for which you will be volunteering.
  • NGO Registration Certificates - Your volunteer organization should be able to provide you with certificates showing they are registered to do volunteer work in Tanzania.

When will my volunteer Tanzania e-Visa expire?

If you don’t use your visa before the expiration date, you will not be able to enter Tanzania. The volunteer visa for Tanzania will expire 90 days after arrival so be sure to use it before then.

Getting Started with the Tanzania Volunteer e-Visa - the Philippines Citizens

It’s a wonderful thing to volunteer and give back to the international community. Please make sure you are able to enter Tanzania with the right visa. At iVisa, we have developed an online way to get your visa for Tanzania quickly and easily.

Thank you very much for spending your time and resources to help others. Have a safe and successful trip.

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