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PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT:    The Public is hereby informed that due to celebration of the Ascension Day, the Embassy will be closed on Thursday May 13th and Friday May 14th 2021. Services will resume on Monday May 17th 2021 as from 9 a: m.



The entry and residence in the territory of the Republic of Cameroon requires obtaining a VISA.

The Embassy of Cameroon in Brussels issues three types of visas:

- Transit Visa

- Short-stay visa (maximum 3 months)

- Long stay visa (from 3 to 6 months)


Obtaining visas exceeding 6 months exclusively with immigration authorities in Cameroon.


pdf Visa Application Form (.pdf)

Conditions for obtaining visa

Requirements for Application of Entry Visa into Cameroon

1. For All Types of Visas

A Passport or any other Travel document with at least 6 (six) months validity;

An Airticket (Round trip or until final destination) 

A valid International Vaccination card showing proof of protection against yellow fever;

Two (02) recent colour identification photos;

2. Transit Visas of maximum 5-day validity 

Apart from the documents requested above, 

A Visa or authorisation to enter the final destination country 

Fee of 110€ (normal Visa processing time) or 120 € (Expedited Visa).


3. Tourist Visa (30-day validity) 

Apart from documents requested in 1 above, 

A document duly signed by a Travel Agency or Tourist Operator if such is the organiser of the trip; 

A hotel Reservation duly signed by an authority of the hotel or a Lodging Certificate legalised by the Community Office of the locality to be visited,  

Proof of guarantee of repatriation (Attestation of Insurance company or other authorised agency);

Proof of Financial sufficiency (Current bank attestation);

Fee of 110€ (3-day processing time) or 120€ (Expedited Visa).


4. Temporary Visa: 3-month maximum duration

Apart from documents requested above in 1, 

Justification for the visit;

A letter of invitation and/or Lodging Certificate legalised by local Community office; 

Proof of guarantee of repatriation (Attestation of Insurance Company or other authorized agency); 

Mission Order for official trips; 

Fee of 110€ (Normal Visa) or 120€ (Expedited Visa).


5. Long Stay Visa: Duration of three (03) to six (06) months maximum 

Apart from the documents requested in 1 above, 

Job Contract duly signed by the Minister of Labour for foreigners traveling to Cameroon; 

Work Authorisation for liberal professions or to promote an activity delivered by Competent Authority as required; 

Certificate of Registration or further registration issued by the Authority of the Institution for students; 

Authorization for Internship issued by Sponsoring Institution and a letter duly signed by the hosting institution for Internes. 

Partnership Contract or other related document duly signed for business partners; 

Proof of repatriation guarantee (Attestation of Insurance Company or other registered agency;

Fee of 210€ (visa normal) ou 230 € (visa express).


6. Visa for Minors 

Apart from the documents requested in 1 above, 

Parental Authorisation signed by the two parents (if child is traveling alone or accompanied by a third party;

or of the parent who is not traveling with the child and duly legalised by the Communal Administration; 

Copy of Birth Certificate or other document with proof of filial link; 

Copies of Identity of the parent who has signed the authorisation and of the one requestiong the Visa; 

Proof of repatriation guarantee (Attestation of Insurance Company or other registered agency) ;

Proof of repatriation guarantee (Attestation of Insurance Company or other registered agency) ;

Fee of 110€ (Normal Visa) or 120€ (Expedited Visa).

N.B.The extra 10 euros above are charges for photos

7. Official Visas 

Offical Passport or other official traveling document with duration of at least six (06) months;

A round trip airticket or simple ticket to the final destination; 

Acurrent International vaccination card with proof of administration of vacine against yellow fever;

Two (02) recent colour Identity photos;

A verbal note 

A Mission Order signed by the authority of the institution in which the applicant of the Visa is employed.

8. Temporary Authorisation to import arms

A Passport bearing Entry Visa or residence document in Cameroon

Receipt of arms purchase;

Authorisation to bear arms 

Two (02) recent colour identity photos; 

Fee of 100€

N.B. : All Visa applications must be deposited latest 12 O'clock, each working day. 

Processing time is 72 hours for Normal visa (110€) and the same day for Expedited Visa (120€).



Ambassador Daniel EVINA ABEE


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