DIPLOMATIC PASSPORT 

The diplomatic e-passport is issued to high ranking officials in the country or to those representing Rwanda abroad and others as may be specified by the ministerial order.  

APPLICATION IS MADE 

All applications are submitted through IREMBO platform: 

* The applicant can approach IREMBO agent, or do it himself to access the platform

* The applicant is notified by the officer of the Directorate General of Immigration and Emigration (DGIE), though SMS, to come at DGIE to give his biometrics (the 10 fingerprints and the digital photo)

* The day following the biometrics capture, DGIE notifies the applicant to come and pick the passport

Note:

Children below 16 years old are not required to give biometrics.  

VALIDITY 

Five (5) years 

REQUIREMENTS

* Identity card if any

* Appointment order or any other official recommendation

* Payment of 50,000 FRW 

NB: 

Officials entitled to a Diplomatic Passport are not allowed to use another type of passport, except on special authorization.