Visa policy of Belarus

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Belarus visa

Visitors to Belarus must obtain a visa from one of the Belarusian diplomatic missions unless they come from one of the visa exempt countries.

Visa policy map[edit]

Visa policy of Belarus

Visa policy[edit]

Citizens of the following 17 countries can enter Belarus without visas:[1][2]

Indefinite stay
90 days

Visa-free agreement signed but not yet ratified with Brazil.[4]

30 days
30 days, provided that there is a private invitation or tourist document

All visitors are required to have adequate health insurance.[5]

Visa-free agreements were signed with Brazil (November 2013) and Ecuador (June 2014) but they are yet to be ratified.[6][7]

Visa on arrival[edit]

The Foreign Admissions Division at the Minsk International Airport of the Consular Directorate of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs issues visas on arrival if the support documents were submitted not later than 3 business days before expected date of arrival.[8] If the reason for arrival is serious illness or death of a close relative or family member visa support documents can be submitted at the moment of application for an entry visa. Fees are significantly higher than at the consulates.[9]

In February 2014 fees for visa on arrival were as follows:

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The procedure for obtaining visas to enter the Republic of Belarus
  2. ^ "Visa Information - Belarus". Timatic. IATA. Retrieved 17 December 2013. 
  3. ^ Belarus ratifies visa abolition agreement with Mongolia
  4. ^ On Signing the Agreement on Visa-Free Travels with Brazil, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus.
  5. ^ Visa Information - Additional information, Timatic
  6. ^ On Signing the Agreement on Visa-Free Travels with Brazil, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus.
  7. ^ Belarusian Foreign Minister Vladimir Makei pays official visit to Ecuador
  8. ^ Particulars of issuance of entry visas at the «National Airport Minsk»
  9. ^ Visa fees at Minsk airport