Yes - A visa is required for travel to Zimbabwe

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

A valid passport and missionary visa are required for travel to Zimbabwe.

Send these documents to Travisa


Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay in Zimbabwe, with at least one blank passport page available for Zimbabwe visa stamp. Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for Zimbabwe visas.


Zimbabwe Visa Application Form:

Two signed Zimbabwe visa application forms. After placing your order, fill out the application form included in your Visa Application Kit.


Photo Requirements:

Two recent identical 2 x 2 passport type photographs, in color, front view and with a plain/white background.

OR - you can upload a photo when you place your order, instead of providing physical passport photos.


Other Forms:

A letter from the applicant’s church that indicates the following: The applicant is required for employment as a Minister of Religion/Church Worker by the leadership of a local congregation and the person has either been working for at least one year as a Religious worker; or has been ordained as a Minister of Religion following some training for the ministry Please include that the applicant intends to work full time as a Minister of Religion or Church Worker, and the church organization takes full financial responsibility for the maintenance of the person and such dependants while in Zimbabwe and his return to country of domicile without recourse to public funds.


Proof of Travel Arrangements:

Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or a travel agency or copy of airline ticket showing entry and departure from Zimbabwe.


Special Instructions:

The Embassy of Zimbabwe requires an additional photocopy of every item on the requirement list.

This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.

Click here for Zimbabwe Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

Register your trip with the US Embassy:

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. Registration notifies the US Embassy in each country of your travel plans and enrolls you in the State Department travel advisory and warnings program. Feel more secure about your international travels by having Travisa register your trip with the US Department of State; simply complete the form on your visa application kit after placing your order.

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.

How to Apply for a Visa to Zimbabwe

  • Review the requirements to apply for your visa
  • Gather your documents and complete the forms
  • Ship your documents to our office

Where to Apply for Your Zimbabwean Visa

Travisa - Washington, DC
4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 250
Washington, DC 20008
Tel: 877-876-3266