who needs a visa to visit Namibia
Please note that the following information is correct at the time of writing (and is updated frequently), however these things do change frequently so it may be worth checking the current visa requirements before travelling to Namibia.
All visitors require a passport to enter Namibia. This passport must be valid for at least 6 months beyond the intended stay and have sufficient pages for entry and exit stamps. All visitors must also have a valid return ticket.
Minimum Requirements for Tourists exempted from visa requirements to enter Namibia:
- Be in possession of a valid passport which is valid for at least 6 months beyond intended departure date from Namibia
- Be in possession of valid return / onward air ticket or proof of other means of transportation enabling him to leave Namibia
- Entry into Namibia will be permitted for a maximum period of 90 days, (extension possible on application to The Ministry of Home Affairs during stay in Namibia.)
Visitors from the following countries do not require visas for stays of up to 90 days:
Angola, Austria, Australia, Belgium, Botswana, Brazil, Cuba, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Ireland, Japan, Kenya, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, UK, USA, Mozambique, New Zealand, Portugal, Iceland, the Netherlands, Malaysia, Singapore, the Scandinavian countries, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
For visitors from other countries, please check with your nearest Namibian Consulate about obtaining a visa