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

  1. Visa May Be Required

    The government of Vietnam has implemented a temporary visa exemption starting July 1st, 2015 to June 30th, 2016. During this period no visa is required for a maximum stay of up to 15 days. The traveller must:

    • Hold a passport valid at least six months on entry with one blank visa page
    • Hold proof of sufficient funds
    • Hold proof of onward/return airline tickets
    • Hold all documents required for the next destination
    • Confirm with their airline that boarding will be permitted without a visa as these conditions are subject to change


    A period of at least 30 days is required between visits to Vietnam from the date of departure to the date of re-entry.  Those transiting back through Vietnam within the 30 day period in order to board a connecting flight, are advised to obtain a multiple entry visa prior to initial entry to Vietnam. 


    For stays of longer than 15 days, a visa is required. The requirements can be found within the VisaExpress application pack.

  2. Entry and Exit Dates

    Visas are issued with specific start and expiry dates which are based on the dates stated on the visa application form. Travel must be completed within those dates.

  3. Passport

    The applicant's actual passport. The passport must:

    • Have at least one blank visa page
    • Be valid for one month beyond expiry date of visa

  4. Photograph

    You must provide a photograph. Upload your photo and we will print it to the exact specifications required for this visa. Follow http://visaexpress.co.uk/photo-service.php to upload your photo.


    Alternatively, you may provide one colour, passport type photograph that meets the following strict criteria: be taken within the last three months against a white background and printed on high quality photo paper; be 35mm by 45mm in size; provide the full frontal view of your head with your face centered in the middle and displaying a neutral (non-smiling) expression. You may wear neither spectacles nor headwear except for religious purposes. Your photograph should not be affixed to your application and may not display evidence of adhesive or staples.

  5. Proof of Approval

    This must be provided by the host as a written approval by the Immigration Authority in the country of destination.

  6. Visa Application Form

    One fully completed and signed application form. This form must be completed online at:

     

    VisaExpress can assist the traveller in completing the online application form as a Premium Service at a cost of £25 + VAT. In order to facilitate this, please complete the VisaExpress Vietnam Document Preparation Service Request which can be found within the VisaExpress Application Pack.


    Online application document preparation service requests must be received at VisaExpress before 14.00 hours the day prior to lodging so that it may be returned to you that day. Once VisaExpress have completed your online application it will be sent to you for your signature. An original signature is required so it is mandatory to return the form to us by post or courier once signed.

  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. Multiple Entry Applicants

    Applicants requiring a multi entry visa with a validity of longer than one month must ensure the entry and exit dates on the visa form are more than one month apart.  

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

  1. Visa May Be Required

    The government of Vietnam has implemented a temporary visa exemption starting July 1st, 2015 to June 30th, 2016. During this period no visa is required for a maximum stay of up to 15 days. The traveller must:

    • Hold a passport valid at least six months on entry with one blank visa page
    • Hold proof of sufficient funds
    • Hold proof of onward/return airline tickets
    • Hold all documents required for the next destination
    • Confirm with their airline that boarding will be permitted without a visa as these conditions are subject to change


    A period of at least 30 days is required between visits to Vietnam from the date of departure to the date of re-entry.  Those transiting back through Vietnam within the 30 day period in order to board a connecting flight, are advised to obtain a multiple entry visa prior to initial entry to Vietnam. 


    For stays of longer than 15 days, a visa is required. The requirements can be found within the VisaExpress application pack.

  2. Entry and Exit Dates

    Visas are issued with specific start and expiry dates which are based on the dates stated on the visa application form. Travel must be completed within those dates.

  3. Passport

    The applicant's actual passport. The passport must:

    • Have at least one blank visa page
    • Be valid for one month beyond expiry date of visa

  4. Photograph

    You must provide a photograph. Upload your photo and we will print it to the exact specifications required for this visa. Follow http://visaexpress.co.uk/photo-service.php to upload your photo.


    Alternatively, you may provide one colour, passport type photograph that meets the following strict criteria: be taken within the last three months against a white background and printed on high quality photo paper; be 35mm by 45mm in size; provide the full frontal view of your head with your face centered in the middle and displaying a neutral (non-smiling) expression. You may wear neither spectacles nor headwear except for religious purposes. Your photograph should not be affixed to your application and may not display evidence of adhesive or staples.

  5. Visa Application Form

    One fully completed and signed application form. This form must be completed online at:

     

    VisaExpress can assist the traveller in completing the online application form as a Premium Service at a cost of £25 + VAT. In order to facilitate this, please complete the VisaExpress Vietnam Document Preparation Service Request which can be found within the VisaExpress Application Pack.


    Online application document preparation service requests must be received at VisaExpress before 14.00 hours the day prior to lodging so that it may be returned to you that day. Once VisaExpress have completed your online application it will be sent to you for your signature. An original signature is required so it is mandatory to return the form to us by post or courier once signed.

  6. 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. 

  7. Multiple Entry Applicants

    Applicants requiring a multi entry visa with a validity of longer than one month must ensure the entry and exit dates on the visa form are more than one month apart.  

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