Zambia

Visa Information
Artboard 1 Notice: KASA visa

The KAZA UNIVISA  allows tourists to obtain one visa to visit Zimbabwe and Zambia countries multiple times. The visa is valid for up to 30 days as long as the holder remains within Zambia and Zimbabwe. It also covers those who visit Botswana for day-trips through Kazungula Borders. It costs USD 50.

This visa is available online (e-visa) and can currently also be obtained at the following ports of entry in Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Zambia Zimbabwe
Kenneth Kaunda International Airport Harare International Airport
Harry Mwanga Nkumbula International Airport Victoria Falls International Airport
Victoria Falls Border Victoria Falls Border
Kazungula Border Kazungula Border

 

Consulate information

Address:

2200 R Street NW, Washington, DC 20008

Drop off: Mon to Wed 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Pick up: Mon to Thur 3 – 4  pm, Fri 12 – 1:30 pm/4 – 5 pm (Summer)

 

Phone: (202) 332-0826 Website

Important Facts

  • COVID-19 REGULATIONS (Subject to change). Travelers must have a negative Covid-19 PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point and complete “Travel Health Questionnaire” to be presented upon arrival.
  • Passport must have at least six (6) months validity beyond the completion of a trip and at least two (2) blank visa pages.
  • NO VISA REQUIRED – CATEGORY A: nationals of Botswana, Hong Kong, Jamaica, Kenya, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Singapore, South Africa, Tanzania, Trinidad & Tobago, Uganda, Zimbabwe and some other countries for a maximum stay of 90 days as a tourist and stay of 30 days on business.
  • VISA ON ARRIVAL OR THROUGH THE CONSULATE – CATEGORY B: nationals of Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Haiti, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Peru, Portugal, Russia Fed., Rwanda, Spain, Switzerland, UK/British Overseas, USA, Venezuela and some other countries for a maximum stay of 90 days as a tourist and stay of 30 days on business.
  • E-VISA ONLY – CATEGORY C:  VISAS REQUIRE PRIOR APPROVAL FROM ZAMBIA for nationals of Afghanistan, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Nigeria, Philippines and some other countries for a maximum stay of 90 days as a tourist and stay of 30 days on business.
  • E-VISA is available and must be obtained before departure at Zambia Immigration e-Service.
  • For more information and questions contact the GC Visa office.
Visa Application Requirements US NON-US
Valid passport
Completed and signed application form (2 copies)
The application must be typewritten. Not handwritten.
*Passport size photos – two (2) photos
Copy of passport vital information page
Invitation letter
Letter should be addressed to the Consulate General of the Embassy in Washington DC. 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 flight itinerary
A round trip travel airline ticket with traveler's name.
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

* Sign on the back of each photograph

Forms and Links

Application form

Processing Time

Processing timeService type
3 to 5 business dayse-Visa
5 business daysRegular

Fee per Visa

Payment Method: Money Order,

Type of VisaFee per VisaType of entryTerm of visa
Business/Tourist50.00Single
Business/Tourist80.00Double
Business/Tourist150.00Multiple
KAZA Univisa50.00Multiple30 days
Expedited Visa fee (same day service)50.00
Expedited Visa fee (next day service)40.00

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 16, 2022