Sudan (North)

Consulate information


2210 Massachusetts Avenue, Washington, DC 20008

Consular hours:

Drop off: Mon to Fri  10 am – 2 pm

Pick up: Mon to Fri  2 – 4 pm.


Phone: (202) 338-8565 Website

Important Facts

  • COVID-19 REGULATIONS (Subject to change). Covid-19 entry regulations have been lifted.
  • Passport should not have an Israeli visa or immigration stamp.
  • Passport must have at least six (6) months validity beyond the completion of a trip and at least one (1) blank visa page.
  • VISA ON ARRIVAL for nationals of Kenya.
  • 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 - one (1) photo
White background and should be free of shadows, in color and clear, without glasses. Applicants must directly face camera w/ a neutral expression and clearly visible eyes.
Visa approval number from the Sudan Ministry of Foreign Affairs in North Sudan
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.
Copy of passport's vital page or ID of person signing the invitation letter.
Include a copy of the legal status of the host if host is not a citizen of the country.
Letter of employment (Business visa only)
Visa Office will provide this for GC employees.
Copy of hotel reservation (Tourist visa)
Notarized letter of support (Business only)
Proof of valid legal residency in the US (copy only)
Be ready to show the original when applying in person.
Yellow fever and Cholera vaccination certificate
Enclose a pre-paid return envelope
the GC Visa office will provide.

Forms and Links

Application form

Processing Time

Processing timeService type
4 to 6 weeksRegular
7 to 10 business daysHumanitarian

Fee per Visa

Payment Method: Money Order,

Type of VisaFee per VisaType of entryTerm of visa
Business/Tourist154.00Multiple3 months

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 14, 2022