Extension of a Namibian tourist visa

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19.09.2019 - Article

In the event that you need to have your tourist visa extended in Namibia due to unforeseen circumstances, the Namibian Ministry of the Interior has informs as follows:

Availability of the responsible authority:

Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration
Cohen Building, corner of Casino Street and Independence Avenue
Windhoek, Namibia

Tel .: (+264) - (0) 61 - 292 2111
Fax .: (+264) - (0) 61 - 292 2185

Opening hours:

Mon - Fri 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.

The extension of a tourist visa must be applied for using the following form:

The passport and application-based documents (e.g. medical certificate, certificate from the hospital) must be enclosed. For the extension due to medical emergencies, a processing time of one working day usually applies. If, in the case of medical emergencies, accompanying persons also have to apply for an extension of the visa, their names must also be listed in the medical certificate / certificate of the hospital.

Upon submission of the application (s), a fee of N$ 80.00 per application is payable (counter hall visa matters, counter No. 5)

With the receipt, the application (s) can be submitted to counter No. 3.

There is an additional charge of N$ 500.00 per renewal for collection.

The total cost is therefore N$ 580.00.

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