Danish citizens are among the many nationalities that qualify for an electronic visa when traveling to Tanzania. Even if you want to go there for volunteer purposes, you still need one. However, you have the option of getting a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa online. With iVisa, the effort in the application process is close to non-existent. In case you are interested in finding out more about the Tanzania Volunteer eVisa and the online application process, please read the answers to the most frequently asked questions below.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What requirements do I have to meet to obtain a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa?
We are pleased to inform you that the requirements for a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa are not difficult to meet. You will need some documents and information, but they are generally easy to obtain. Here is what you must have at hand for a successful application process:
- Passport – take a look at its expiry date to make sure that it is valid and remains as such for at least another 6 months after your date of arrival in Tanzania. One blank page for the visa stamp is also necessary
- Scan of the passport’s information page
- Return flight ticket
- Invitation letter – it is issued by the NGO you work with in Tanzania
- Registration Certificates of the NGO
- E-mail address
- Means of online payment – you are free to use a credit/debit card, PayPal, Alipay, or WeChat
Is the online application process of getting a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa complicated?
Not in the least. After you succeed in getting everything necessary for the process, you must fill in an online application form. That should only take you a few minutes, but if you need assistance or have questions, you can contact iVisa’s customer support. The service is at your disposal non-stop and free of charge. The form you need to go through has two steps. The first one asks about your personal information such as name, address, date of birth, and so on. Passport details and travel dates are also necessary. The first step is also the moment when you have to select a processing time for your application. Step number two wants you to handle the payment and carefully review your form. It must not contain any errors. Once you are done, submit the application, and that is it.
How long must I wait for my application to be processed?
It depends on the choice you make. iVisa provides you with three processing speed options for your application so that you can control the timeframe in which your eVisa is ready. Here is what you can opt for:
- Standard processing – your application form is processed within 15 business days
- Rush processing – you have to wait 13 business days for your Tanzania Volunteer eVisa to arrive
- Super Rush processing – it takes only 10 business days for your request to be processed
Is it expensive to apply for a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa online?
No. However, you should know that the amount you spend on a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa depends on how fast you want it to arrive. The quicker you want your application to be processed, the more you pay. Here are the prices:
- Standard - USD 80.00
- Rush - USD 105.00
- Super Rush - USD 135.00 The prices listed above include service fees.
What is the validity of a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa?
The Tanzania Volunteer eVisa is valid for 90 days after arrival after arrival.
How many entries does a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa cover and what is the duration of stay?
The Tanzania Volunteer eVisa is a Single Entry visa. You are allowed to stay in Tanzania for no more than 90 days Per Entry.
Will all border checkpoints in Tanzania grant me entry while I hold a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa?
No. As long as you hold a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa, you have to travel to Tanzania via the following points of entry:
- Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA),
- Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA),
- Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (AAKIA),
- At Namanga border
- At Tunduma border