CLASS S1                                                                                  

ELIGIBLE PERSON

This pass/permit is issued to a foreigner residing within the border area of a country bordering Rwanda who regularly enters and exits Rwanda to work or do business. This person normally exits Rwanda each working day to return to his/her place of residence

DEPENDENTS

* Allowed for those residing in the country

WHERE APPLICATION IS MADE

*At the Immigration and Emigration district office near the bordering area

REQUIREMENTS

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

Payment of 150.000frw

* Business registration certificate (in case of business people) 

* Trading license (Patent) 

* Resident permit from the country of resident 

* Original police clearance from the country of resident for the previous six months

*Recommendation letter from the local leaders

SINGLE OR MULTIPLE ENTRIES

* Multiple entry 

WORK

* Allowed 

CHANGE OF STATUS

*Allowed 

PERMIT VALIDITY

* Valid for two (2) years

PERMIT EXTENSION

* Upon application