Class T1 Tourist

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Eligible Person:

A person from the following countries; Hong Kong, Philippines, Mauritius, Singapore and Democratic Republic of Congo visiting for holiday, sightseeing, social or recreational purpose or other short term non work purpose.


Applicants seeking extension will apply using Class T2.

Where applications can be made:

Visa will be issued without application at an official point of entry into Rwanda.

Applications for a visa may also be made at a Rwandan Embassy or Diplomatic mission.

Travel document:

Any genuine acceptable travel document valid not less than 6 months.

Visa Fees:

For initial visa – no charge

For extension apply for visa Class T2 – 30,000 Frw

Validity Period of Visa:

90 days

Single or Multiple Entry:

Multiple entry

Work or No Work:

Work is prohibited

Change of Status:

Visa class T1 holder may change his/her status

Visa Extension:

Visitor's visas may be extended for a further 90 days. Applicants may apply at the Directorate General of Immigration and Emigration offices for an extension. Applications should be made whilst the current visa remains valid.