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Cameroon Visa Requirements for U.S. Citizens


Tourist Visa Requirements
  • TOURIST VISA:

    • Submit your signed passport having two (2) completely blank “visa” pages and 6 months validitybeyond the travel dates. If you need help securing, renewing or updating your passport, please contact GenVisa at 800-845-8968 for requirements and fees.
    • Cameroon Visa Application Form, fully completed and signed.
    • 2 Recent Professional Passport-type photographs.
    • Health certificate containing certification of required immunization and vaccination (Yellow fever Certificate).
    • Copy of recent bank statement, blacking out the account number is advisable.
    • Copy of return or onward tickets or travel agency/airline itinerary in each traveler’s name.
    • Order Form – Click HERE to download the order form.
    • For Visitors: Please provide one or more of the following (Visiting Family or Friends in Cameroon)
      1. Legalized Letter of Invitation from the inviting party, or invitation to an event organized on the National Territory.
      2. Bank Statement / proof of sufficient resources to be used during stay in Cameroon.
      3. Proof of a hotel reservation, valid for the expected duration of stay (Three months or less) has been made.
      4. Certificate of Accommodation (valid for three months or less) issued by the inviting party, and undersigned by territorially competent Administrative, Immigration or Police Authorities.
      5. Legalized acceptance letter for an internship program for interns, or legalized confirmation letter for a volunteering opportunity in Cameroon for volunteers, not to exceed a period of three months in both cases.
      6. Proof of marital and parental relationship respectively for a spouse or a child of a Cameroonian citizen, or a U.S citizen of Cameroonian origin (examples: copy of a marriage license or birth certificate, copy of spouse or parents passport or birth certificate, any combination of documents permitting to establish the relationship)

Business Visa Requirements
  • BUSINESS VISA

    • Submit your signed passport having two (2) completely blank “visa” pages and 6 months validitybeyond the travel dates. If you need help securing, renewing or updating your passport, please contact GenVisa at 800-845-8968 for requirements and fees.
    • Cameroon Visa Application Form, fully completed and signed.
    • 2 Passport-type photographs.
    • Health certificate containing certification of required immunization and vaccination (Yellow fever Certificate).
    • Copy of return or onward tickets or travel agency/airline itinerary in each traveler’s name.
    • Order Form – Click HERE to download the order form.
    • Legalized letter of Introduction from thoroughly identified business partner(s) in Cameroon, or contract of employment between traveler(s) and partner(s) in Cameroon undersigned by Administrative Authorities in both cases. In addition the letter must indicate the length of stay, place of stay and hosts name and contact information. In the visa application form, indicate exact address and telephone number of contact(s) in Cameroon.
    • A letter of Invitation from the host Company in Cameroon is required, the exact duration of stay, place of stay and hosts name and contact information should be explicitly mentioned on the invitation. The letter must be legalized by the local immigration or police authorities.
    • A Business contract between traveler(s) and partner(s) in Cameroon undersigned by Administrative or Immigration Authorities.
    • An authorization when required issued by competent Authorities to practice a liberal profession or to promote farming, pastoral, industrial, artisanal, commercial or other activities.
    • A business letter of responsibility (sample) is required, to be typewritten on your company letterhead and addressed to: Embassy of Cameroon, Visa Section, Washington D.C.

    The letter must explain all of the following:

    • The purpose of travel
    • Business reference to be visited in Cameroon
    • Guarantee financial support for the applicant while in Cameroon
    • Return transportation to the U.S.A

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Processing Instructions
Please forward the completed requirements detailed above to:
Generations Visa Service
2233 Wisconsin Ave NW
Suite 311
Washington, DC 20007
Fees

GenVisa Service Fee:
$69.00 per visa (30 days or more)

  • Add $25.00 per person for expedited service within 30 days.
  • Add $55.00 per person for expedited service within 14 days.

Please contact us for processing fees and instructions within 7 days.

 

Consular Fee:

  • $129.00 – per visa up to 3 months of stay.
  • $249.00 – per visa up to 6 months of stay.

Note: All consular fees above include a $5 money order fee.

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, U.S. Virgin Islands: 

Add $35.00 to the shipping fee chosen above

For international shipping costs, please contact GenVisa.

Notes About Our Cameroon Visa & Passport Services

Passport must have at least six months remaining validity and contain at least one blank visa page for visa to be issued. GenVisa 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. GenVisa will hand-carry your application to the Embassy if applicable. Please allow at least 21 business days of processing time.

Disclaimer:

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

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