Did you know that Tanzania adopted the electronic visa system in November 2018? As a Chilean citizen, you have access to it, and if you decide to travel to Tanzania for volunteer purposes, know that iVisa can help you apply for a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa. The application process happens entirely online, and it requires minimal effort on your behalf. Do you want to know more about the Tanzania Volunteer eVisa? Then you should read the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions below.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What do I need for the online process of getting a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa?
The requirements for a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa for the citizens of Chile are the same as for all other nationalities. You will have to put together a few documents and some information, but they are all easy to acquire. Here is what you are going to need:
- Passport – before you apply for a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa, make sure that your passport is valid and remains as such for at least another 6 months from your date of arrival
- Scan of the passport’s information page
- Return flight ticket
- Invitation letter – issued by the NGO you signed the volunteering contract with
- Registration Certificates of the NGO
- E-mail address
- Means of online payment – credit/debit card, PayPal, Alipay, or WeChat
How does the online application process of getting a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa work?
The online application process is less demanding than going to an embassy. Once you have everything necessary at hand, you can go ahead and fill in the application form. It consists of two steps. The first one is interested in a wide range of information about yourself and your trip, but you also have to make a decision as far as the processing speed of your application is concerned. The second step requires you to cover the payment and review your form. When you are done, submit your application, and iVisa handles the rest. You should not find this task particularly challenging, but keep in mind that iVisa’s customer support service is at your disposal 24/7 and does not charge any additional fees should you need assistance.
How long does it take for my Tanzania Volunteer eVisa to be ready?
That depends on you. One of the benefits of using iVisa’s services is that you are allowed to choose a processing speed for your application according to your specific needs. You are provided with three options:
- Standard processing – 15 Business Days
- Rush processing – 13 Business Days
- Super Rush processing – 10 Business Days
What is the cost of a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa?
The Tanzania Volunteer eVisa is not expensive, and the amount you are charged is determined by your application’s processing speed. So, if you opt for a faster processing time, you will pay more. Here are the prices for all three options:
- Standard - USD 80.00
- Rush - USD 105.00
- Super Rush - USD 135.00
The service fees are already included in the prices mentioned above.
What is the validity of a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa?
The Tanzania Volunteer eVisa has a validity period of 90 days after arrival.
How many times can I enter Tanzania with a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa?
The Tanzania Volunteer eVisa is a Single Entry visa.
How much time can I spend in Tanzania with a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa?
As a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa holder, you can stay in Tanzania for up to 90 days Per Entry.
Do all Tanzanian border checkpoints accept a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa?
No. Only the points of entry listed below will allow you to cross the Tanzanian borders 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