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Business Visa

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Please complete one application form thoroughly

    • Mail the completed form to the address listed below with the following:

      Consulate of the Gabonese Republic

      CHANIN BUILDING 

      122 East 42nd Street, Suite 519 (Between Lexington Avenue and Park Avenue)

      New York, NY 10168

      Telephone: (212) 683-7371 /682-7373

      Fax: (212) 686-2427

    • Your original valid passport (minimum validity of 6 months at the entry date)
    • One passport size photo (with the name written on the back). The color photo must be recent, passport size – 2″ x 2″ (4,5cm x 4,5cm) and showing the full face, the forehead hairline and ears on a white background.
    • Copy of your permanent resident card or any legal proof of residency in the USA
    • Copy of your detailed flights itinerary or copy of round trip airline tickets
    • A business letter from the sending company in the USA, letter must explain the following:
    • Nature of business to be performed/Name and address of reference in Gabon/Guarantee of return transportation and sufficient funds
    • An invitation letter from the business host company/ organization in Gabon
    • A self addressed Express Mail or Fedex are the only forms of mailing accepted for passport return.
    • Yellow Fever Vaccination: in accordance with international health regulations, all persons entering Gabon are required to have a valid international certificate of immunization against Yellow Fever

Download the PDF Visa Form here

Tip: Your signature should not overfill the inner frame

Fees

RUSH PROCESS IS NOT AVAILABLE.

$ 160  (single or multiple entries) for American Nationals and for other Nationals.
Fees are charged per application and are not refundable should the application be refused.
Fees must be paid in  money order or certified check payable to the PAIERIE DU GABON AUX USA.
Personal checks are not accepted.

Submission of applications: Monday to Thursday from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Collection of documents: Tuesday to Thursday from 12:00 am to 2:00 pm

Please note that the consulate will no longer issue visas on the same day. The consul has authority to evaluate the application and request more documents if needed.The applicant is informed that submitting the mentioned documents will not guarantee automatic issuance of the visas without prior approval of the Gabonese Department of Immigration.

The processing can take up to 5 days. We advise all aplicants not to purchase the ticket prior to obtaining a visa