An entry Myanmar visa is required for you to enter Myanmar for citizens of other countries including Australia, the United States, and Australia. It is important to note that there are two entry visa types on offer. One is the e-Visa service which is able to be applied online if you are to arrive into Myanmar at Mandalay International Airport, Yangon International Airport or Nay Pyi Taw International Airport. Similarly, when you are traveling with e-Visa, you are able to enter Myanmar by land, there are 3 entry points provided. The three land entry points are Tachileik, Myawaddy,and Kawthaung.
The second visa type is the EVT, package tour visa, which is able to be obtained at the Myanmar embassies located in different countries worldwide.
Myanmar Visa Requirements
a. A valid passport. Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months after your Myanmar arrival date and at least 1 blank page.
b.You must carry the e-visa printout, the approval letter that was emailed to you.
c. A recent passport-style photograph, taken within the last three months.
d. The e-visa is valid for 90 days from the date of issue.
e.Letter of invitation from the Inviting Company if applying for a business visa. Also, the registration letter of the inviting company must be provided.
Myanmar Visa Requirements
For a child of 7 years of age and above or one who already has an individual passport, the parent is required to separately apply for their e-Visa. For a child under 7
years of age, he/she is able to travel to Myanmar without an individual e-visa provided that;
The minor must be accompanied by the parent or guardian
·The minor must be included in the passport of the parent or guardian
·The details of the minor must be included in the e-Visa of the parent or guardian
Using the e-Visa system is very easy with only a few and simple steps to be followed. Simply go to the https://evisamyanmar.com/ follow the simple process provided. There is a Myanmar visa application form provided. There are also other third-party websites that offer that service. The simple steps involved in the Myanmar e-Visa application are:
I.Fill in the secure online
Myanmar visa application form provided. The applicant is required to provide all of the accurate and proper details required in the Myanmar visa application form.
II.Confirm and pay. You
are supposed to confirm or verify that the details that you have provided on the Myanmar visa application form are accurate or correct before you can proceed to the next step. In the next step, you are required to make payments for the visa processing fees with your Debit/Credit card. After completing the payment, you will receive an Acknowledgement email with a reference code of the application straight on your email.
III.Get approval letter.
The approval process usually takes about 3 working or business days. Once your application has been approved, your approval letter is then emailed to you as the applicant. You are supposed to print out the emailed approval letter and carry it along with your passport for resentation upon arrival in Myanmar.
IV.Get e-Visa stamped upon
arrival. When you arrive in Myanmar, you will be required to present both your passport and the approval letter to the immigration officer and ensure that your passport is stamped.
If you are to apply for a Myanmar visa in Myanmar embassies located in different countries around the world, it is important to note that application procedures may slightly differ. For that reason, it is important that you confirm with the embassy in your country about the specific visa application rules involved.