Tanzania Volunteer eVisa for the citizens of Benin

Tanzania Volunteer eVisa for the citizens of Benin

iVisa | Updated on Feb 25, 2020

As a Beninese citizen, if you want to travel to Tanzania for volunteer purposes, you should know that you need to get a visa in advance. The citizens of Benin are not among the visa-exempt nationalities. However, there is some good news as well. iVisa can help you get a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa in just a few simple steps. All you have to do is undergo a simple online application process. Are you interested in learning more about the Tanzania Volunteer eVisa? The answers to the most commonly asked questions below should be of help.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What are the requirements for a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa?

The first thing you have to do is make sure that you meet the requirements for a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa. Even so, the task at hand is regarded as simple by most applicants, and you may already have some of the necessary documents and information, which are as follows:

  • Passport – look at its expiry date to make sure that it remains valid for another 6 months from your arrival date in Tanzania
  • Scan of the passport’s information page
  • Photo
  • Return flight ticket
  • Invitation letter – request the NGO you signed the volunteering contract with to release one
  • Registration Certificates of the NGO
  • E-mail address
  • Means of online payment – credit/debit card, PayPal, Alipay, or WeChat

What does the online application process entail?

As soon as you succeed in putting everything together, you are free to move on and fill in the online application form. Now, keep in mind that the task ahead is easy, but if you need assistance, do not hesitate to contact iVisa’s customer support. The service is open 24/7 and comes with no additional charges. The form you are required to fill in consists of two steps. The first one focuses on basic information and processing time, while the second expects you to cover the payment and review your form so that you can make sure that you do not submit erred information. Do not underestimate the importance of accurate info. Even a simple typo can invalidate your eVisa. When you are finished, submit your application, and iVisa takes it from there.

How long must I wait for my Tanzania Volunteer eVisa to arrive?

That depends. iVisa provides you with multiple options regarding the processing speed of your application. Three, to be precise. That way, you can make the best possible choice for you. Here are your options:

  • Standard processing – 15 Business Days
  • Rush processing – 13 Business Days
  • Super Rush processing – 10 Business Days

How much does it cost to apply for a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa online?

The cost of a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa can vary depending on the processing speed you pick for your application. The faster you want your travel document to be ready, the more you will be charged. Here are the prices for all three options:

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

The prices above already include service fees.

How long is the Tanzania Volunteer eVisa valid for?

The validity of a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa is 90 days after arrival.

How many entries does a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa cover?

The Tanzania Volunteer eVisa is a Single Entry visa.

What is the duration of stay of a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa?

Traveling to Tanzania with a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa means that you can remain in the country for no longer than 90 days Per Entry.

Are there specific points of entry that accept a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa?

As a matter of fact, yes. Only the border checkpoints listed below will let you enter Tanzania with a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa.

  • Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA),
  • Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA),
  • Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (AAKIA),
  • At Namanga border
  • At Tunduma border
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