Passport Application Requirements In Tanzania

Passport Application Requirements In Tanzania

A passport is an official document issued by a government, certifying the holder’s identity and citizenship and entitling them to travel under its protection to and from foreign countries.

Passport Application Requirements In Tanzania

Ordinary Passport

An ordinary passport may be issued to any citizen of the United Republic of Tanzania for the purpose of traveling outside the United Republic of Tanzania. This passport may be used to travel to all countries and is issued with a validity of ten years.

Requirements for Ordinary Passport

  1. Applicant’s Birth certificate or an Affidavit of Birth
  2. Birth Certificate or Affidavit of birth of a parent or Certificate of Naturalisation;
  3. National ID Card (issued by NIDA)
  4. Proof of applicant’s activities or justification of a trip
  5. 1 passport-size photo
  6. Passport fee (150,000 If applied from within the country or 90 USD If applied through Tanzania Embassies abroad

What documents do I need to enter Tanzania?

A passport valid for a minimum of six months beyond visa issuance and/or date of entry, and at least one blank visa page, is required. Visitors who enter on visas must present a roundtrip ticket and demonstrate they have sufficient funds for their stay.

How much does a passport cost in Tanzania?

National Identity Card, Recent, clear 1 passport size photo (to be uploaded online) A fee of 150,000 for passport and 20,000 for an Emergence Travel document.