TORONTO | MARKHAM | VANCOUVER | CALGARY

Visa Center is a non-government body which allows for Botswanian Visa applicants to apply for Botswanian Visa through localized offices in Toronto, Markham, Calgary and Vancouver. No waiting in lines at Botswanian Embassy and Consulate | Botswana Visa Applications are always up to date | Requirements for Botswana visa are current; Expedited Service gets you fast Botswanian visa | Low service fees start at $24 for some applications

ATTENTION: Due to COVID-19 our offices in Vancouver and Markham are closed. Please send correspondence to Head office in Toronto at 1000 Finch Av West Suite 900, Toronto, ON, M3J 2V5. Working hours for Calgary office are M-F from 10 am till 4 pm local time. Toronto office - please call 416-979-4626 to make an appointment (M-F from 10 am to 4 pm)

BOTSWANA Visa Pricing (includes Embassy and handling fee)
25 daysturnaround
Tourist Single Entry Visa $ 335.00
(+TAX $23.14)
Business Single Entry Visa $ 435.00
(+TAX $27.30)
Private Single Entry Visa $ 408.00
(+TAX $32.63)
Work Visa $ 435.00
(+TAX $36.14)
*Above prices include Consular / Embassy fee, Visa Center fee. No other processing fees will be added.




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Botswana Visa Requirements

  • One filled-out and signed Botswana visa application forms.
  • Two (2) recent passport-size photos. (Photo facility is available on-site - TORONTO, OTTAWA, MARKHAM & VANCOUVER). Please note that photos from photo booth or home-shot photos are not acceptable.
  • Original signed passport with at least 6 months validity and minimum 3 empty visa pages.
    Notarized color copy of the main page of the applicant's passport (notarization may be performed at our offices for a fee of CAD35+tax).
  • Confirmation of your resident status in Canada (Copy of the PR Card, Work, Study permit, etc.).
  • Covering letter from the applicant explaining the purpose of the trip in detail.
  • If applicant previously applied for visa, attach the copy of the visa outcome.
  • For Tourist Visa:
    - Flight booking.
    - Hotel booking.

    For Private Visa:
    - Detailed invitation letter from the host.
    - Certified color copy of host's ID (local ID, residence/work permit)
    - A sworn statement from the host in original (personal appearance of the host to the nearest immigration office in Botswana to fill in the affidavit)
    - A copy of the hotel booking or state residential address where the applicant will be staying.

    For Employment Visa:
    - Waiver from Department of Labor & Social Security or copies of work and residence permits.
    - Letter of confirmation of employment/contract of employment or offer letter.
    - Copies of relevant qualifications.

  • Persons WITH DUAL citizenship, ONE of which IS Canadian, must apply WITH their Canadian passports only. Applicants WITH other THAN Canadian passports must provide the copy of the document confirming their current resident STATUS IN Canada (PR Card, Landed Document, WORK Permit).
  • NOTE: Want to check if you prepared your Botswana visa application documents correctly? Click on the following link: http://www.visacenter.ca/pdf/additional_visa_pre-screen_service_form.pdf and send us your file for quick evaluation.

Botswana Business Visa Requirements (additionally to the requirements above)

  • - Invitation letter from the host or facilitator in Botswana.
    - Certified copies of Certificate of Incorporation, Trade License, Share Certificate of host if running a business.
    - Meeting Schedule if coming for a meeting.
    - Business profile if coming to establish a business.
    - Labor clearance/exemption if staying for more than 29 days.



Still have questions?

Most popular questions:

Q: What photo should I attach to my Botswana visa application form?

Two (2) recent passport-size photos. (Photo facility is available on-site - TORONTO, OTTAWA, MARKHAM & VANCOUVER). Please note that photos from photo booth or home-shot photos are not acceptable.

Q: Where can I get Botswana visa application form?

You may get Botswana visa application form by clicking on the following link: https://www.visacenter.ca/pdf/botswana_visa_application.pdf 

Q: Where can I get a visa to Botswana in Montreal?

You may apply for Botswana visa in Montreal at the following address:

Visa Center

CIBC Tower 1155 Rene Levesque Blvd. West,
Suite 2500, Montreal, QC
H3B 2K4
(take elevator to floor 25)

Hours of operation: Mon. to Fri. from 9 am to 5 pm

Major Intersection: Rene Levesque and rue Peel

 

For more information including visa to Botswana application form, requirements, fees and processing timings please visit: http://botswana.visacenter.ca

 

Q: Where can I get a visa to Botswana in Ottawa?

You may apply for Botswana visa in Ottawa, ON at the following address:

Visa Center

130 Albert St., B1 Level, Suite 7
Ottawa, ON, K1P 5G4

Hours of operation: Mon. to Fri. from 9 am to 5 pm

 

For more information including visa to Botswana application form, requirements, fees and processing timings please visit: http://botswana.visacenter.ca 

Q: Where can I get a visa to Botswana in Markham, ON?

You may apply for Botswana visa in Markham, ON at the following address:

Visa Center

HSBC Tower 3601 HWY 7 East,
Suite 1005, Markham, ON
L3R 0M3

(take elevator to floor 10)

Hours of operation: Mon. to Fri. from 9.30 am to 5.30 pm (closed for lunch 1:00-2:00 pm).

Major Intersection: On HWY 7, 1 block West of Warden Av.

For more information including visa to Botswana application form, requirements, fees and processing timings please visit: http://botswana.visacenter.ca 



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Application center locations

Toronto

1000 Finch Ave. W. Suite 900, North York, ON
M3J 2V5

+1.866.334.0811

Markham

3601 HWY 7 East, Suite 1005, Markham, ON
L3R 0M3

+1.866.334.0811

Calgary

400 5th Avenue SW, Suite 300, Calgary, AB
T2P 0L6

+1.866.334.0811

Vancouver

550 West Broadway Suite 730, Vancouver, BC
V5Z 0E9

+1.866.334.0811