Everything You Need To Know About Chad
from the 14 visa exempt countries that include Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central
African Republic, Republic of Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Mali, Mauritania,
Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo, and the United Arab Emirates, all other foreign
nationals need a visa to enter Chad. However, all UK citizens need a visa to
in Chad have classified their visas into several types depending on the purpose
and nature of the foreign national’s visit. In order to get these visas, the
foreign national should apply directly via the Chad embassy.
In order to get
the visa in a hassle-free manner, you can avail the service of entrusted agencies
like Visa Genie.
scroll down to know more about the different visa types offered by Chad authorities.
visas are issued by Chad authorities to foreign nationals who intend to visit
the country exclusively for tourism-related activities like sight-seeing.
Please note that these visas are issued only for tourism-related activities, and
the traveler is not supposed to engage in any kind of activities while inside
Please find below the necessary documents that are required to obtain a
Chad tourist visa.
applicant should submit the original signed passport. This passport must have a
validity of six months, and it should also have one blank page. If your
passport has a validity of less than six months, do renew it before submitting
the application to obtain a Chad tourist visa.
traveler should submit two passport-sized photographs taken within the last six
months. Please note that these photographs should be taken in a white
background, and it should show the full-frontal view of the UK national’s head
with the face centered in the middle.
applicant should submit onward and return flight tickets or the full version of
the itinerary. If you are submitting the itinerary, please make sure that it is
being directly sent by a travel agent.
a proof of accommodation, the applicant should submit the hotel room booking
reservation details. Please make sure that this confirmation of room booking
shows the name of the applicant, along with the name and address of the hotel.
is a must to submit the copy of International vaccination certificate for yellow
order to get a Chad tourist visa, the applicant should submit the certified
copy of the host’s identity card.
visa application form should be completed without any errors. While filling the
visa application form, make sure that it is completed using block letters. If
you face any difficulties while filling the visa application, do not hesitate
to contact Visa Genie, and we will be glad to assist you.
you are a foreign national planning to enter Chad for business purposes, you
can apply for a business visa.
In order to get a business visa, foreign
nationals should submit the documents mentioned below.
- The UK national should submit
his or her original, signed passport which has a minimum validity of six
months and one blank page.
- It is necessary to submit two
photographs of the applicant. Please make sure that these photographs are
taken within the last six months. In the photograph, the applicant should
maintain a neutral facial expression.
- The foreign national should
submit the details of the hotel room booking as an accommodation proof.
Please make sure that this hotel room booking confirmation should show the
name of the traveler, and dates of stay.
- The traveler should submit a
business letter from his or her employer in the United Kingdom. This letter
from the UK company should introduce the applicant, and should provide all
details regarding the jog designation of the traveler in the company. The
letter should detail the purpose, nature and dates of the trip. It is also
necessary to mention the type and desired validity of the visa. The UK
company should also guarantee sufficient funds for the traveler during the
- Another necessary document
that should be submitted is an invitation letter issued by the host
company in Chad. This letter should be addressed to the Embassy of Chad,
and it should be signed by a senior manager working in the host company.
The letter should detail the companies that will be visited by the foreign
national during the trip, and it should also specify the type and needed
validity of the visa.
- The application form to obtain
the business visa should be completed without any errors. In case of any
queries, contact Visa Genie, and we will guide you in each and every step
of the application process.
British nationals, there is no need to obtain a transit visa for 48 hours, if
he or she is meeting the criteria mentioned below.
- The applicant should hold a
passport for the intended period of stay and it should be have a minimum
of one blank page.
- The traveler should hold proof
of sufficient funds.
- The traveler should have
onward and return flight tickets.
- The foreign national should
hold all the documents that are required to travel to the next destination.
- The applicant should confirm with
the airline company that boarding is possible without a visa, as these rules
are subject to change without any prior notice.
the traveler is not meeting the above-mentioned criteria, he or she should
submit all the documents needed to obtain a tourist visa.
order to get a Chad private visa, foreign nationals should submit the documents
- The applicant’s actual signed
passport which has a minimum validity of six months and one blank page.
- Two passport-sized photographs
of the applicant should be submitted. While submitting these photographs,
please make sure that it is taken in the last six months in a white
- The applicant should submit proof
of onward and return flight tickets.
- In order to get a Chad private
visa, applicants should submit copy of International certificate of
vaccination for yellow fever.
- As the proof of accommodation,
applicant should submit the hotel room booking confirmation details.
Please make sure that this confirmation slip shows the name of the
traveler, duration of the stay, name of the hotel and its address.
- A signed invitation letter
from the host in Chad should be submitted. This letter should detail the
nature and purpose of the trip, and the host in Chad to guarantee the full
financial responsibility of the traveler.
transit in vehicle visa
order to get a Chad transit in vehicle visa, foreign nationals should submit
the below-mentioned documents.
The UK national should submit
his or passport. This passport must have a validity of six months, and it
should also have a blank page for markings.
- A passport-sized photograph
taken in a white background should be submitted. Please make sure that
this photograph is taken within the last six months.
- It is necessary to submit an
International certificate of insurance of the vehicle and the persons on
- Photocopy of the road map,
along with the customs card should be submitted.
Chad authorities offer both single and multiple entry transit in vehicle visa
to foreign nationals. Single entry visas are valid for one month, and it allows
foreign nationals to stay inside the country for 30 days.
Multiple entry visas offer
a valid for three months, and using these travel documents, foreign nationals
can stay inside the country for a maximum period of 90 days.