Equatorial Guinea

Consulate information


2020 16th Street, Washington, DC 20009

Consular hours:

Drop off: Mon to Fri  9:30 am – 12 pm

Pick up: Mon to Thurs 2 – 5 pm / Fri 10 am – 2:30 pm

Phone: (202) 518-5700 Website

Important Facts

  • COVID-19 REGULATIONS (subject to change). Travelers must have a Covid-19 vaccination certificate showing that they are were fully vaccinated or a negative Covid-19 PCR test result issued at most 48 hours before departure. For up to date information, click on this link
  • Passport must have six (6) months validity beyond the completion of a trip and at least two (2) blank visa pages.
  • NO VISA REQUIRED for nationals of Barbados, China, and USA; for nationals of Tunisia for a maximum stay of 30 days.
  • For more information and questions contact the GC Visa office.
Visa Application Requirements NON-US
Valid passport
Completed and signed application form (2 copies)
The application must be typewritten. Not handwritten.
Passport size photos - two (2) photos
White background and should be free of shadows, photo is clear and in color, glasses not allowed. Applicant is directly facing camera w/ a neutral expression, eyes are clearly visible.
Notarized copy of passport vital information page
Invitation letter
Letter should be addressed to the Consulate General of the Embassy or Immigration officer of the country. Must include: applicant's name as in passport, passport number, detailing the reason for traveling, dates, name, address and telephone number of the host.
*Police clearance report
Recent bank statement
Copy of flight itinerary
A round trip travel airline ticket with traveler's name.
Copy of hotel reservation/Evidence of address while staying in the country.
Letter of support (Business visa only)
The GC Visa office will provide
Entry authorization letter issued by the E.G. Ministry of National Security
Proof of valid legal residency in the US (copy only)
Be ready to show the original when applying in person.
Yellow fever certificate

*A Police clearance must not be older than 3 months issued by a police department in the city where applicant currently resides stating that he/she has not been convicted of any major crimes.

Forms and Links

Application form – English Application form – Spanish

Processing Time

Processing timeService type
3 to 7 business daysRegular
1 to 3 business daysRush

Fee per Visa

Payment Method: Money Order,

Type of VisaFee per VisaType of entryTerm of visa
Business/Tourist200.0030 days
Expedite Service (extra)50.0030 days

Additional Notes

  • Allow (2) two extra days for GC Visa Office to process your application.
  • For Long Term/Work Visa and Children under 18, Contact GC Visa Office.
  • Please note that Embassies/Country Representative Offices change the requirements on a regular basis without notifying us.
  • There is a GC surcharge for our services.

Last updated: November 16, 2022