Zimbabwe e-Visa for Refugees

Zimbabwe e-Visa for Refugees
iVisa | Updated on Nov 05, 2019

Refugees who want to go to Zimbabwe will need to fill out Form ZR 1 according to the Zimbabwe: Regulations of 1985 on Refugees official text. Then, your form will be submitted to the Zimbabwe Refugees Committee and a final decision on refugee status in Zimbabwe will be determined by the Commissioner of Refugees. The e-Visa program for Zimbabwe is not accessible to refugees at this time.

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Depending on which country you are leaving, though, you may still be able to enter Zimbabwe with an e-Visa. The following is an example for Libyan nationals but generally works for all of those applying for an e-Visa to Zimbabwe. Use our Visa Checker Tool to discover if your country is eligible for the e-Visa program.

The e-Visa allows you to enter Zimbabwe through one of the following ports of entry: Beitbridge, Harare International Airport, Chirundu, Plumtree, Forbes - Mutare, Nyamapanda, Kariba, Victoria Falls, or the Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) | Zimbabwe e-Visa for Refugees

How long does it take to process an e-Visa to go to Zimbabwe?

The processing time of your e-Visa for Zimbabwe depends on your selection of processing time and which visa type you choose.

For the 90-day, single entry visa:

  • Standard Processing takes up to 6 days to complete.
  • Rush Processing takes up to 4 days to complete.
  • Super Rush Processing takes up to 48 hours to complete.

For the 90-day, double entry visa:

  • Standard Processing takes up to 6 days to complete.
  • Rush Processing takes up to 4 days to complete.
  • Super Rush Processing takes up to 48 hours to complete.

What is the cost of an e-Visa for Zimbabwe?

The cost of your Zimbabwe e-Visa will vary based on which visa you select and the processing speed you decide to employ.

For the 90-day, single entry visa:

  • Standard Processing will make your visa cost USD 55.00 to process your application.
  • Rush Processing will make your visa cost USD 95.00 to process your application.
  • Super Rush Processing will make your visa cost USD 115.00 to process your application.

For the 90-day, double entry visa:

  • Standard Processing will make your visa cost USD 70.00 to process your application.
  • Rush Processing will make your visa cost USD 110.00 to process your application.
  • Super Rush Processing will make your visa cost USD 130.00 to process your application.

How many times can I enter and re-enter Zimbabwe with an e-Visa?

Your 90-day single entry visa will allow you Single Entry into Zimbabwe - so you can enter once and leave once without reentry.

Your 90-day double entry visa will allow you Double Entry into Zimbabwe - so you may enter the country twice on this e-Visa.

When does my Zimbabwe e-Visa expire?

Your 90-day single entry e-Visa for Zimbabwe is good for 90 days after issued

If you choose the 90-day double entry e-Visa for Zimbabwe, your e-Visa will expire in 90 days after issued.

How long can I stay in Zimbabwe with an e-Visa?

90 days Total is the maximum amount of days you are allowed to stay in Zimbabwe with the 90-day single entry e-Visa.

90 days Total is the maximum amount of days you are allowed to stay in Zimbabwe with the 90-day double entry e-Visa.

What do I need to apply for a Zimbabwe e-Visa?

To submit your application for your Zimbabwe e-Visa, we will need the following information:

  • Passport - Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months from arrival in Zimbabwe and have at least one blank page.
  • Bio Page - We will need a scan of your passport’s bio page to submit your application.
  • Photo - Turn in a passport-sized photo that was taken within the past three months.
  • Previous Zimbabwe visa - If applicable.
  • Zimbabwe Address - This is to let immigration officials know you have accommodations while you are in Zimbabwe. So, a hotel address, a friend’s house, or a business host should supply you with this information before you apply for a visa.
  • Payment Method - You can pay for your visa using either a credit/debit card or PayPal.

Refugees Who Need a Zimbabwe e-Visa Online

Refugees do not have access to the Zimbabwe e-Visa program, but your current status as a citizen of a country may be eligible.

Now, whether you are going to Zimbabwe for tourism, family visits, or business, you can skip the embassy and get your e-Visa 100% online no matter where you are.

Enjoy the sights and adventures awaiting you in Zimbabwe and safe travels.

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