Cameroon Tourist Visa Application & Travel Information

Cameroon Tourist Visa Application & Travel Information

Travelling To: Cameroon
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Pricing

Visa / Service Type
Visa Fee
Service Charge
Total To Pay
1 -3 month single entry Cameroon visa
£110
£50
£160
3-6 month single entry Cameroon visa
£220
£50
£270

CAMEROON visas take 3 working days in the embassy to issue. They are usually valid for no more than 3 months with a 30 day stay unless you have prior approval from their Foreign Ministry for a 6 month visa to be issued.

How To Make An Application

Download The Visa Form

Download the visa application form from this web page. You can then save it to your computer and print off.

Fill In The Form

Print out and begin filling in the form with a black pen. If you have any questions regarding the form, please call us for advice free of charge. We are more than happy to help you.

Send Us The Form

Send the application along with any additional documents mentioned on the form. It is best to post it using a secure service such as Royal Mail Special Delivery or another courier company.

What To Include In Your Application

Tourist Visa Application
Downloaded from above, printed, completed and signed in Capital Letters with a black pen and sent back to Travcour
Passport

It must be valid for at least the next 6 months when you apply for the visa, with at least two blank pages remaining. The passport should be in acceptable condition. If not there is a chance your application would be rejected.

Passport Photo

2 x Passport Photos. The photos should be (45mm x 35mm) taken against a white background (the background must be white!). If you cannot get a photo yourself then we can print one for you from a digital copy.

Letter Of Invitation

Letter of invitation, stamped by local police in Cameroon.

Flight Tickets

Copy of flight booking confirmation.

Travel Insurance

Copy of travel insurance policy.

Bank Statements

Showing minimum of £1000.00.

Yellow Fever Certificate

Copy of yellow fever vaccination.

Visa Application Form

Download, Print and Fill in the form

The form is in PDF format. When you have downloaded the form, please print it out and fill it in by pen. Kindly ensure all the fields of the visa application form are completely filled before submitting. If a question does not apply, please put ‘N/A’. You must fill in the form with black ink and using BLOCK CAPITALS.

Further Information
Visa Application

The following nationals DO NOT require a visa for Cameroon: Cameroon

For stays of up to 90 days to nationals of: Central African Rep, Chad, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon & Nigeria

Visitors must hold confirmed return or onward tickets and all documents required for their next destination

Transit Visa Application

Cameroon transit visas are required by all except those as noted above and those continuing their journey to a third country by the same or first connecting aircraft within 24 hours without leaving the airport, provided holding confirmed onward tickets

Health Notice

(Compulsory vaccinations:) Yellow fever certificate required by all. It is also recommended that travellers making 3 or more visits per year, stays of more than 3 months in a rural area, high-risk occupational groups & backpackers staying more than 1 month have the following up to date immunisations: Cholera, diphtheria, Hepatitis A, hepatitis B, malaria, meningitis, polio, TB, tetanus & Typhoid

Malaria exists all year throughout the country.

Weather Information

Northern Cameroon has a single wet season between May-Sep and a long dry season. The southern part of the country has some of the highest rainfall figures in the world. Here, heavy rainfall can occur at any time but is especially heavy between Mar-Oct.

Additional Information

Location of Cameroon: West Africa
Local Time in Cameroon: GMT+1
Capital City of Cameroon: Yaounde
Population of Cameroon: 18 million
Language(s) spoken in Cameroon: French, English, many local African languages
Dialling Code for Cameroon: 237
Emergency numbers in Cameroon: Police: 17. Fire: 18. Ambulance: 223-40-20
Driving in Cameroon: Driving is on the right. International Driving Permit required
Electricity in Cameroon: 110V/220V AC 50Hz
Currency of Cameroon: CFA Franc (XAF 1 = 100 Centimes)
Notes: XAF: 500, 1,000, 2,000, 5,000, 10,000
Coins: XAF: 5, 10, 25, 50, 100, 500
Credit Cards/Travellers Cheques: Credit cards and travellers cheques are accepted on a limited basis
Opening Hours in Cameroon:
Bank: 0730-1500 Mon-Fri
Office: 0730-1530 Mon-Fri
Shops: 0730-1530 Mon-Sat (many shops open until 1800)