You must enter Tanzania within 90 days from the date of issue of the visa. You can stay in Tanzania for up to 90 days from the date of your entry into the country.
For Visa Applications from Australia we require:
A completed Visa Application Form per applicant (please download the application form above).
A valid passport with 6 months validity and 2 blank facing pages (Not a photocopy).
One passport size colour photo (Signature not required at the back of photo).
A travel itinerary showing date of entry into and departure from Tanzania. For Groups: one copy of itinerary for the entire group is sufficient People traveling for specific reasons other than tourism must submit a letter from their organization or office. These include but not limited to volunteers, people attending meetings & conferences, studies, diplomatic, official and any other business not mentioned here.
For the return of your passport(s): A self-addressed, Express Post or Platinum Post plastic satchel only.
Correct visa fee (A$95 per person or for USA nationals A$125 per person). Visa fees are payable by Australian Money Order, or Bank Cheque (made payable to “Consulate of the United Republic of Tanzania”). Credit cards or Personal cheques are not accepted. Travel Agent cheques are acceptable Payment of visa fees for a group of travellers can be made by one bank cheque or Money Order. Visa fees must be posted along with your visa application.
Post your application to us in an Express Post or Platinum Post plastic satchel. Express Post/Platinum Post allows you to track the postage online on the Australia Post website. Do not forget to include a return, self-addressed, Express Post / Platinum Post satchel so that we can return your passports to you. If the passports are to be returned by courier please ensure that the courier brings a fully completed return Consignment Note and courier satchel. We do not print or fill-in the return Consignment Note.
Our turnaround time is 5 working days plus postage time.
Post your applications to:
Consulate of Tanzania
P O Box 3269
Doncaster East, VIC 3109