Sample of the Business Travel Requirements for an Algeria Visa for UK Citizens

  1. Passport

    The applicant's actual passport. The passport must:

    • Have at least two blank visa pages
    • Be valid for six months beyond entry date

  2. Photographs

    Two passport sized colour photographs. The photographs must:

    • Have a white background
    • Be taken within the last six months
    • Not be glued to the visa  form
    • Be cut to the correct size to fit the visa form
    • Have the applicant's first and last name(s) written on the back in pencil
    • Be glued on to the visa application form

  3. Business Introduction Letter

    An original letter of introduction from the applicant's UK employer. This letter must:

    • Be addressed to the Embassy
    • Be on company letterhead paper
    • Include the name of the applicant
    • Specify the purpose of journey
    • Include the name of the organisation(s) to be visited
    • Specify the requested number of entries and the length of visa required
    • Include an acceptance of financial responsibility for the applicant
    • Be signed by the applicant's supervisor or the company's HR department

    A sample Business Introduction Letter can be found within the VisaExpress Application Pack

  4. Letter of Invitation

    An original letter of invitation from the applicant's host. This letter must:

    • Include the full address and contact details of the host
    • Specify the purpose and duration of stay
    • Include an acceptance of financial responsibility for the applicant
    • Be signed by the applicant's host
    • Be issued within the last three months

  5. Photocopy of Application Materials

    A clear colour photocopy of the following document(s) must be submitted to VisaExpress:

    • The letter of invitation
    • The Business Introduction Letter
    • Two copies of every page of the applicant's passport

    VisaExpress will supply this requirement at a fee of £15.00 + VAT if not received with the application. This will minimise the risk of delay with the successful visa issuance

  6. Visa Application Form

    Two fully completed and signed application forms. These forms must:

    Applicants are advised that handwritten forms may be accepted at the discretion of the Embassy

  7. VisaExpress Order Confirmation

    For orders placed on the VisaExpress website, a copy of the Online Order Confirmation which is sent to you via email, must be submitted.


    For all other orders, and where applicable, a completed VisaExpress Visa Order Form which can be found in the VisaExpress Application Pack should be submitted.


    Please note that all card payments will only be made upon completion of the visa application process. 

  8. Visa Conditions

    Applicants should be aware that the Embassy will disregard any documentation sent to them directly and VisaExpress will be unable to retrieve this documentation.    

    Once a visa application is submitted to the Embassy, the applicant's passport will be unavailable until the process is completed.

    Applicants should be aware that the Embassy will not consider expediting an application under any circumstances.

    There are no specific guidelines issued by the Embassy regarding the validity of visas issued, it is on a case by case scenario. This may include the number of previous visits, type of organisation to be visited and the invitation provided.

  9. Multiple Entry Applicants

    Applicants requiring a multiple entry visa must:

    • Provide proof of a previous visa(s) issued in London, in a passport(s) that can be supplied
    • Ensure that all supporting documentation specifies the request for a multiple entry visa

Sample of the Tourist Travel Requirements for an Algeria Visa for UK Citizens

  1. Passport

    The applicant's actual passport. The passport must:

    • Have at least two blank visa pages
    • Be valid for six months beyond entry date

  2. Photographs

    Two passport sized colour photographs. The photographs must:

    • Have a white background
    • Be taken within the last six months
    • Not be glued to the visa  form
    • Be cut to the correct size to fit the visa form
    • Have the applicant's first and last name(s) written on the back in pencil
    • Be glued on to the visa application form

  3. Proof of Employment

    A letter from the applicant's employer confirming employment. This letter must:

    • Be less than one month old
    • Include the applicant's position
    • Include the signatory's position
    • Include the dates of leave and dates of return to work
    • Include the applicant's start date at the company
    • Be typed and signed in the original by the applicant's supervisor or their HR department

    A sample Proof of Employment Letter can be found in the Application Pack

  4. Proof of Travel Arrangements

    Details of travel arrangements. These must be provided as:

    • A copy of the hotel confirmation
    • An itinerary including dates and locations of planned visit for those applicants visiting Southern Algeria

  5. Photocopy of Application Materials

    This must be provided asTwo copies of every page of the applicant's passport.

    VisaExpress will supply this requirement at a fee of £15.00 +VAT if not received with the application. This will minimise the risk of delay with the successful visa issuance

  6. Visa Application Form

    Two fully completed and signed application forms. These forms must:

    Applicants are advised that handwritten forms may be accepted at the discretion of the Embassy

  7. VisaExpress Order Confirmation

    For orders placed on the VisaExpress website, a copy of the Online Order Confirmation which is sent to you via email, must be submitted.


    For all other orders, and where applicable, a completed VisaExpress Visa Order Form which can be found in the VisaExpress Application Pack should be submitted.


    Please note that all card payments will only be made upon completion of the visa application process. 

Algeria Visa

Don't know what a visa for Algeria looks like?  You can view sample visa for Algeria and see the information it contains.

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