An electronic visa can now be obtained by Laotian who plans to visit Zambia. Because of this, it is now convenient to acquire such important travel document without even travelling to Zambia. As such, you can simply go through an online process while iVisa will work out all the bureaucracy for a reasonable fee. You can receive your letter of approval in as little as 24 hours with very little effort.
What do Laotian need to apply?
Just like any other applications, iVisa requires few documents and information in order to process your application. Lucky for you, every documents are easily obtainable and should pose no difficulty. Below is the list of what you need:
A valid passport – it should be easy for Laotian to get one, and if you have one already, make sure that it stays valid for at least six months from your date of arrival in Zambia.
Proof of accommodation – a hotel confirmation or a letter a host will do.
Return flight ticket
A scan of the information page of your passport
A digital photo of you – the photo needs to meet the criteria for a passport photo.
E-mail address – iVisa will send you a copy of the issued document via e-mail in PDF format. You need to print it before you leave.
- Means of payment – iVisa accepts multiple methods of payment. You can use a credit or a debit card, and since Paypal has become quite popular in these past few years, you can use that as well if you have an account.
How can Laotian apply?
Once you prepared your documents, you can proceed to the application form. It is straightforward process to complete and iVisa is always ready to help you if you require any assistance with application. Just get in touch with their customer support, and someone will guide you in every step.
Naturally, Laotian to fill in basic information like name, address, passport info, date of arrival in Zambia, etc just like other application processes. At this point of application, you also need to select the visa type and processing time. To satisfy your needs and budget, iVisa gives you three amazing options. They are listed below:
Standard processing time – for only $20, you will receive your evisa within 3 business days. The document itself needs to be paid on arrival in Zambia.
Rush processing time – for this option, your evisa will be ready within 2 business days, and it costs more than the previous choice. You will be charged $60.
- Super Rush processing time – this option was created for people who needs to fly for Zambia the next day. It takes only 1 business day for the application to be processed. As you may expect, it is more expensive. You will be charged $80.
After filling in the basic information, the second step will ask Laotian to pay and review the provided information. Reviewing is more important than you think since you can spot and amend any errors prior to submission. Corrections are only allowed if the application was not processed yet. Any error in your document will render it unusable and you will to repeat the process. You will lose both time and money since iVisa has a strict no-refund policy after the processing.
The last step consists of additional photo upload. Laotian will be required to upload additional documents as well. However, this is case to case basis. A good example is when you travel with your underage child; you need an authorization letter from your spouse. Once you have gone through all three steps, all you need to do is to wait since your job is pretty much done at this point.
Keep in mind that the approval letter is accepted only at three points of entry: Kenneth Kaunda International Airport in Lusaka, the Harry Mwaanga Nkumbula International Airport in Livingstone, and at Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport in Ndola. However, the visa on arrival is available wherever. At the same time, Laotian needs to pay a fee once arriving in Zambia. The amount differs from nationality to nationality.