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A limited form of Visa on Arrival is available for citizens of a limited number of countries to entry Myanmar.

The following four categories of Visa on arrival are available:

Types of Visa Visa fee [US$] Duration of stay
Business Visa 50.00 70 days
Workshop/ Seminar / Meeting/ Research Visa 40.00 28 days
Crew Visa 40.00 28 days
Transit 20.00 24 hours

Visa-on-arrival can get at following International Airports:

  • Yangon International Airport
  • Mandalay International Airport
  • Nay Pyi Taw International Airport

Permitted List of Countries

Date of Commencement (1-6-2012) (26 Countries)

1. Australia 2. France 
3. Japan 4. Norway
5. Switzerland 6. Vietnam
7. Brunei 8. Germany
9. Korea 10. Philippines
11. Taiwan 12. Cambodia
13. India 14. Laos
15. Singapore 16. Thailand
17. China 18. Indonesia
19. Malaysia 20. Spain
21. United Kingdom 22. Denmark
23. Italy 24. New Zealand
25. Sweden 26. United States of America

Date of Commencement (1-2-2013)(22 Countries)

1. Austria 2. Czech
3. Ireland 4. Malta
5. Slovakia 6. Belgium
7. Estonia 8. Israel
9. Netherlands 10. Slovenia
11. Bulgaria 12. Finland
13. Latvia 14. Poland
15. Canada 16. Greece
17. Lithuania 18. Portugal
19. Cyprus 20. Hungary
21. Luxembourg 22. Romania

Date of Commencement (18-3-2013)

  1. Nepal

Date of Commencement (1-7-2013)

  1. Croatia

Types of Visa, Fees and Duration

The Required Terms and Conditions for VISA ON ARRIVAL

The applicant shall –

  • Have a valid passport not expiring for at least 6 months from the date of entry into Myanmar.
  • Bring two recent (4cm x 6cm) color photos taken within the past six months.
  • Have the letter of invitation from the sponsoring company in the event of first trip of business study. (Stay cannot be extended.)
  • Be required to produce copies of company registration/business license/ evidence of permission to do business issued by the ministries concerned together with the application if he is working in Myanmar.
  • Fully mention the name of the factory, location, the sponsor and the position he holds if he is doing business with business visa.
  • Apply for extension of visa with the recommendation of the ministries concerned as well as in accordance with the existing procedures if he is doing business with business visa.
  • Produce letter of invitation by the ministries concerned if he is going to attend meetings, workshops, events and ceremonies.
  • Not be allowed to engage in any sort of work with or without charges apart from the professions mentioned in the visa application form.
  • Produce air ticket to the destination if he is applying for transit visa.
  • Stay at the hotels, motels and guest houses holding legal licenses issued by Myanmar Government, and factories and workshops legally permitted as well as human dwellings; and exactly mention the address he will stay at.
  • Make a promise to strictly abide by the existing laws, rules, procedures, orders and directives issued by Myanmar Government.
  • Have under-seven-year-old children accompanying parents in the passport granted visa free of charge; be able to produce the evidence of parent-children relationship if the children are holding separate passport.
  • Not be allowed to travel to the restricted areas without seeking prior permission.
  • Report to the office of the township Immigration and National Registration Department concerned at which he stays within Myanmar mentioning the address of hotels, motels, guest houses, factories and workshops legally permitted as well as human dwellings.
  • Depart to the country which he has traveled from by the arrangement of the airline he is using if he is denied entry.
  • Abide by the decision of the On Arrival Visa Scrutiny and Issuing Team.
  • Apply for Visa On Arrival at Airport Immigration Section obtaining the application form either from the airlines in Myanmar or the following website of the Ministry of Immigration and Population.

Detailed information at the website of the Ministry of Immigration and Population of Myanmar:

The Required Terms and Conditions for VISA ON ARRIVAL

On Arrival Visa Forms

download(On Arrival  Visa Forms)

Embassy of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Berlin

Embassy of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar
Thielallee 19, 14195, Berlin
Ph : (+49) 30 206 1570, Fax : (+49) 30 206 15720
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