Are you a Czech citizen who is getting ready to travel to Tanzania to do volunteer work? Did you know that you need a visa for that? Fortunately, Tanzania adopted the electronic visa system in November 2018, and as a result, Czech citizens cannot apply for a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa online. iVisa’s purpose is to make the online application process as effortless as possible for you. To know more about the Tanzania Volunteer eVisa, you should read the answers to some of the most commonly asked questions below.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What requirements do I have to meet to obtain a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa?
You will be pleased to learn that the requirements for a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa are nothing out of the ordinary. In fact, they are pretty easy to obtain. What you need are the following:
- Passport – it must be valid and remain as such for another 6 months after your date of arrival in Tanzania. One blank page is necessary for the stamp as well.
- Scan of the passport’s information page
- Return flight ticket
- Invitation letter – issued by the NGO you are working with
- 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 at all. After you put together the requirements, you are asked to fill in an online application form. It consists of two easy steps. During step one, you have to provide iVisa with some information about yourself and your trip, and you also have to decide on a processing speed for your application. During the second step, you have to cover the payment and review your form. When you complete the steps, you can click on the submit button, and that is it. iVisa takes care of the rest. While the online application form does not impose any challenges, keep in mind that iVisa’s customer support can be reached 24/7 via online chat or phone. The service does not charge any additional fees.
How long must I wait for my application to be processed?
It is up to you. iVisa gives you three processing speed options so that you can select the one that best suits your needs. They are as follows:
- Standard processing – 15 Business Days
- Rush processing – 13 Business Days
- Super Rush processing – 10 Business Days
Is it expensive to apply for a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa online?
No. Plus, you have to remember that the cost of a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa depends on which option you choose concerning the processing speed of your application. As you can imagine, the fastest option is a bit expensive than the slowest. Here are all available pricings:
- 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 has a validity period of 90 days 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, and you can 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?
Regrettably, no. If you hold a Tanzania Volunteer eVisa, you have to travel to Tanzania via the points of entry you see below.
- Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA),
- Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA),
- Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (AAKIA),
- At Namanga border
- At Tunduma border