VISA REQUIREMENTS FOR U.S. CITIZENS

TOURIST VISA

  • Submit your signed passport having two (2) completely blank “visa” pages and 6 months validity beyond the travel dates. If you need help securing, renewing or updating your passport, please contact GenVisa at 1-800-845-8968 for requirements and fees.
  • Visa Application Form, fully completed and signed.
  • 1 Recent Professional Passport-type photograph.
  • Copy of return or onward tickets or travel agency/airline itinerary.
  • Vaccinations – International Certificate of Vaccination for Yellow Fever required.
  • Letter of invitation (Notarized) from a host or friend in Democratic Republic of Congo. Invitation should detail intended dates of arrival and departure from the country, your name and passport number intend address of stay while in DRC, and request any special visa conditions (Multiple Entries visa) if required. Fax or scan is accepted.
  • Order formClick HERE to download the order form.

BUSINESS VISA

  • Submit your signed passport having two (2) completely blank “visa” pages and 6 months validity beyond the travel dates. If you need help securing, renewing or updating your passport, please contact GenVisa at 1-800-845-8968 for requirements and fees.
  • Visa Application Form, fully completed and signed.
  • 1 Recent Professional Passport-type photograph.
  • Copy of return or onward tickets or travel agency/airline itinerary.
  • Vaccinations – International Certificate of Vaccination for Yellow Fever required.
  • Letter of invitation (Notarized) from a host or friend in Democratic Republic of Congo. Invitation should detail intended dates of arrival and departure from the country, your name and passport number intend address of stay while in DRC, and request any special visa conditions (Multiple Entries visa) if required. Fax or scan is accepted.
  • Order formClick HERE to download the order form.
  • A business letter of responsibility is required, to be typewritten on your company letterhead and addressed to: Embassy of DRC, Visa Section, Washington D.C.

FEES:

GVS Service Fee:
$69.00 per visa (30 days or more) | add $45.00 per person for expedited service within 30 days | add $65.00 per person for expedited service within 21 days.

Consular Fee:

$175.00 – Single Entry Visa, Valid for 1 Month
$225.00 – Single Entry Visa, Valid for 2 Months
$325.00 – Single Entry Visa, Valid for 3 Months
$425.00 – Single Entry Visa, Valid for 6 Months

$200.00 – Multiple Entry Visa Valid for 1 Month
$275.00 – Multiple Entry Visa Valid for 2 Months
$375.00 – Multiple Entry Visa Valid for 3 Months
$475.00 – Multiple Entry Visa Valid for 6 Months

Return Postage

Continental USA Only:
$34.00 FedEx Letter (Next Business Day – up to three passports)
$24.00 Fedex 2nd Business Day
$55.00 Fedex Letter (Saturday Delivery)

Alaska, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, USVI –
Add $35.00 to the shipping fee chosen above

For International Shipping costs please contact GenVisa

Passport must have at least six months remaining validity and contain at least one blank visa page for visa to be issued. GVS can assist with obtaining U.S. Passports, whether new issue or renewal.

Special requirements exist for U.S. Official and Diplomatic passport holders.

Send ALL the requirements above (and a check payable to Generations Visa) via traceable form of mail to the Generations Visa office immediately. GVS will hand-carry your application to the Embassy if applicable. Please allow at least 14 business days of processing time.

Disclaimer: GVS acts only as an agent. It is the traveler’s responsibility to fully and accurately complete the application. GVS cannot be held responsible for any delays or loss of passports when not in the actual possession of GVS.