Visa Information

Consulate information


1525 New Hampshire Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20008

Consular hours:

Drop off: Mon to Thurs  9 am Р1 pm.

Pick up: Mon to Thurs 11:30 am – 1 pm.

Friday: Closed.

Phone: (202) 293-7146 Website

Important Facts

  • COVID-19 REGULATIONS (Subject to change). Travelers must have a printed medical certificate with a negative Covid-19 PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure. The certificate must be issued in English, French or Portuguese. Travelers are subject to medical screening and quarantine for 10 days. This does not apply to passengers younger than 6 years.
  • Passport must be valid for at least six (6) months beyond the completion of a trip and has at least two (2) blank visa pages.
  • Non-US citizens traveling to Mozambique through South Africa MUST obtain multiple entry transit visa for South Africa.
  • NO VISA REQUIRED for nationals of Angola, Botswana, Eswatini (Swaziland), Kenya, Malawi, Mauritius, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
  • VISA ON ARRIVAL is available for nationals of ALL COUNTRIES for a maximum stay of 30 days. Must have a return/onward ticket, sufficient funds and proof of purpose of visit. Extension of a further 30 days is possible. Fee $60 USD.
  • The visa must be used within sixty (60) days from the issuance date. (When applying at the consular office in Washington DC, USA) Visa Fees are not-refundable.
  • Currently GC Visa office must first email the complete set of visa application to the embassy. Then schedule an appointment to submit the original with the visa fee.
  • For more information and questions contact the GC Visa office.
Visa Application Requirements US NON-US
Valid passport
Completed and signed application form
The application must be typewritten. Not handwritten.
Passport size photos - two (2) photos
Copy of passport vital information page
*Invitation letter
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
Proof of valid legal residency in the US (copy only)
Yellow fever certificate (optional)
If the applicant has been in a yellow fever endemic country, the applicant must bring a yellow fever certificate when traveling.
Enclose a pre-paid return envelope
the GC Visa office will provide.

*Invitations by organizations operating in Mozambique must include a copy of their legal status issued by the Mozambican authorities.

Forms and Links

Application Form

Processing Time

Processing timeService type
10 business daysRegular
3 business daysRush

Fee per Visa

Payment Method: Money Order,

Type of VisaFee per VisaType of entryTerm of visa
Business/Tourist160.00Single30 days
Business/Tourist - Rush220.00Single30 days
Business/Tourist180.00Multiplemax 30 days withing a 90 day period
Business/Tourist - Rush250.00Multiplemax 30 days withing a 90 day period
Business/Tourist210.00Multiple180 days
Business/Tourist - Rush290.00Multiple180 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: May 12, 2022