Mozambique Mission to the United Nations
420 E 50th St.

New York, NY 10022 •


Visa Service Hours: (MONDAY TO THURSDAY)

Submission Time: 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

Pick-Up Time: 3:00 – 5:00 pm


ALL NATIONALITIES traveling to Mozambique need to obtain an entry visa before arrival:
(Exceptions: Botswana, Malawi, Mauritius, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe for no more than 30 days and not for residence or working purposes.)

Applicants should comply with the following requirements:

  • Original passport with six months minimum validity and must have at least 1 blank page for the visa. Amendment pages are excluded. For foreigners residing in U.S.A.: a copy of the residence permit/visa.
  • Photocopy of the passport bio page.
  • Fill in the visa application form properly (one color ink, blue or black). It is very important that you provide all the information required, including the name and address of your place of stay in Mozambique. Please be advised that lack of information may result in delay of your application. Additional documents may be required.
  • Two passport size photos (must be in color against a white background and taken within the last 6 months, cut accordingly to 2” x 2” size).
  • Applicants must have a return flights reservation. (a copy should be submitted) and adequate funds for the duration of their stay in Mozambique.
  • For Tourist Visas, a document to confirm the applicant’s address during his/her time in Mozambique. A copy of hotel reservation.
  • For Business Visas, a business letter of invitation from the company in Mozambique – explaining the reasons of the trip and being responsible for the stay in Mozambique.
  • For family and friends Visiting Visas, a term of responsibility passed by the person to be visited in Mozambique and recognized by the notary, if a foreigner, also attach the copy of DIRE.
  • For Diplomatic, Service/Official passports and Laissez-Passer (No Fee), a Note Verbal from the employer of the applicant.
  • Visa fee must be in money order only in US Dollars, , payable to Mozambique Mission. (Please note that visa fees are non-refundable.)

    3 day processing Single Entry Visa: $160 USD (max. 30 days within a 60 day period)
    Multiple Entry Visa: $180 USD (max. 30 days within a 60 day period)
    Multiple Entry Visa: $ 210 USD (max. 30 days within a 90 day period)

    Urgent rates
    24 hour or next day: $60 USD
    Same day: $80 USD

  • Applications submitted by mail which will not be retrieved directly at the Mission, please include a prepaid labeled return envelope preferably with a tracking number.
  • For 18 years below: please provide a notarized parent’s consent by signed both parents and copy of birth certificate.
  • If the applicant has been in a Yellow Fever endemic country, the applicant must bring Yellow Fever Certificate when traveling.


Single Entry Visa allows one entry. The length of stay can range from a minimum of 1 day to one month, renewable in Mozambique, provided that the Visa is still valid at the moment of application. Visas must be used within two months from the emission date.

Multiple Entry Visa allows more than one entry. The maximum length of stay for each entry is 30 days. Visas must be used within two months from the emission date.

Mozambique Holidays

(Jan. 1, Feb. 3, April 7, May 1, June 25, Sept. 25, Oct. 4 and Dec. 25) and we also observed
UN Official Holidays (Jan. 1, April 19, May 27, June 5, July 4, August 12, Sept. 2, Nov. 28, and Dec. 25).

Please be advised that some of the UN Official Holidays are not fixed and needs to be updated annually.