Yes - A visa is required for travel to Angola

Sunday, July 12, 2020

A valid passport and missionary visa are required to travel to Angola. Applicants must appear in person at the nearest Consulate to submit this visa. We encourage you to contact your nearest Angolan Consulate to set up an appointment and to confirm any additional information they may require in order to process your request.


Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, and with at least three adjacent blank passport pages available for Angolan visa stamp(s).


Angola Visa Application Form:

One signed Angola visa application form. After placing your order, fill out the application form included in your Visa Application Kit.


Photo Requirements:

Two recent 2 x 2 passport type photographs, in color, front view and with a WHITE background. Applicant's name must be written on the back of the photos. The Angolan Consulate has strict photo requirements, men must be wearing shirt and tie, and women must me modestly covered to the neck.


Official Invitation:

Official letter of invitation from Department of Religious Affairs in Angola, addressed to the Consulate General of the Republic of Angola in New York, explaining the purpose of travel and information of the inviting entity.


Letter Of Invitation:

A detailed letter of invitation from the host organization or sponsor in Angola, addressed to the Consulate General of the Republic of Angola in New York, explaining the relationship to the applicant and the purpose of travel to Angola. In addition, the letter must indicate the length of stay, place of stay, and host’s name, residential status and contact information.


Proof of Travel Arrangements:

Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or a travel agency or copy of airline ticket showing entry and departure from Angola.


Medical Requirements:

Original or copy of yellow fever vaccination certificate.


In Person Appearance:

New York: The Consulate of Angola requires that all visa applicants provide biometric information in person at the consulate, specifically fingerprint scans, as part of the application process. Consulate payment is made by traveler directly to the New York Angola Consulate's Bank of America account, consulate will advise exact payment amount and give instructions to process at a bank located near the consulate. Payment must be made prior to acceptance of application. Please contact the consulate directly to arrange in person appointment, 212-223-3588.