As of 19 September 2016, the Malawian government has withdrawn the requirement for people requiring a Visa on Arrival to apply for a Visa letter in advance (see https://bradtmalawiupdate.wordpress.com/2016/08/22/visas-on-arrival/). Visas can be bought on arrival without any complication by nationals of all countries whose citizens require them. Malawi still has three types of tourist visas: - Single Entry … Continue reading Latest news for Visas on Arrival
The US embassy released the announcement below with regard to Malawi visas on 18 August 2016. The implication is that visas may no longer be issued on arrival unless the applicant has applied in advance for a 'visa letter' (the exact nature of which is mysterious). Although the letter, pasted in below, is directed at US citizens, we … Continue reading Visas on arrival
Gary Writes: While the single entry visa to Malawi is for 3 months, on arrival you only get entry for 30 days. You can then extend this up to two times for 5,000 MK each time at the immigration departments.
The US Consulate in Malawi recently released the following statement: The Government of Malawi has informed the United States Embassy that effective October 1, 2015, Malawi intends to introduce a system of visas and entry fees for nationals of countries which require Malawians to pay visa fees. This will apply to U.S. citizens. According to the … Continue reading Visas for US passport-holders