Entry Visa

Issued to persons going to the Sudan for the purpose of tourism or business. 

Extensions of periods of stay in the Sudan may be done through the Passport, Immigration and Nationality Office in Khartoum, Sudan

For Tourist/Business/Family Visits:

1. A Sponsor (Relatives only in Sudan) with full details e.g. Full Name, Current Address, Phone Number) Mission will not accept any uncertified Companies’s sponsorship letter.

Normal processing time is four (4) to six (6) weeks. Applicants may follow up with the Consular section of the Mission to check the status of their application after ten business days. Or to check any information received from their hosts or business partners in Sudan, applicant must send in the following requirements:

  • Filled-out Visa Application Form
  • Passport (must be valid for at least six (6) months and should not have Israeli Visas of Immigration stamps affixed to it).
  • Yellow fever and cholera vaccinations are recommended.
  • A letter from the sponsoring company stating the purpose of the trip, duration of stay, financial responsibility and references in Sudan.
  • One (1) passport sized photo
  • Fee is $154.00

For Diplomatic Officials

Please submit the following:

  • Diplomatic note from the Department of State (All details of the trip must be included)
  • Filled-out Visa Application Form
  • Two (2) passport sized photos attached to the form
  • Copy of the passport
  • No fees are required

Normal processing time is four (4) to six (6) weeks. Passports are only required once the visa application is approved. The Mission will notify the applicant as soon as approval is obtained. Visas are issued upon approval from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Khartoum, Sudan.

For Humanitarian: (Fast Track – 48 Hours)

  • Filled-out Visa Application Form
  • Passport (must be valid for at least six (6) months and Should Not have Israeli Visas of Immigration stamps affixed to it).
  • A Copy of the Humanitarian Aid Commission Certificate (HAC). This can be obtained from the Humanitarian Organization.
  • Employment Verification Letter from the Organization’s Office in the U.S.
  • Yellow fever and cholera vaccinations are recommended.
  • Two (2) passport sized photo
  • Fee is $154.00

Important Notice:

  1. All flight itineraries are not considered as a means to expedite any visa, and the Mission doesn’t bear any responsibility for any changes that may occur in these flight arrangements as a result of visa delays.
  2. You must allow an administrative processing period (at least ten business days) before checking the status of your visa by phone.
  3. For family visit visas, all letters of invitation issued by business owners orcompanies or any letter issued by individuals who are not family member will be rejected and this may further delay the visa process.
  4. For tourists and business visas please be informed that the applicant must aplly on their own behalf in person or by mail. No third party is authorized by the Mission to apply for any applicant(s) 

Applicants sending their applications by mail must furnish the Consular section of the Mission with a return envelope with tracking no. (postage/shipment paid by the applicant) using one of the services listed below. Failure to send one may cause delay in the return of the passport(s).

1)  Federal Express (Fedex)

2)  UPS

3)  Express Mail (USPS)

4)  DHL

5)  Airborne Express

Please send Applications to: Permanent Mission of the Republic of the Sudan to the United Nation

305 East 47th Street, 4th Floor, New York 10017

Tel: (212) 573-6033

We only accept the following forms of payment:

If Sending Applications by mail:

  •  Money Order (Without Name)
  • Company Check
  • Cashier’s Check

If dropping applications at the Mission:

  • Cash
  • Money Order (Without Name)
  • Company Check
  • Cashier’s Check

All payments must be payable to Permanent Mission of the Republic of the Sudan to the United Nation.

Visa Application Form

Please remember to write clearly and complete the entire application form. Failure to do so may result in a longer processing time