Gabon Business Visa Application & Travel Information

Gabon Business Visa Application & Travel Information

Travelling To: Gabon
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Pricing

Visa / Service Type
Visa Fee
Service Charge
Total To Pay
Business single entry Gabon visa
£130
£50
£180
Business multiple entry Gabon visa
£330
£50
£380

GABON visas take 1-3 working days to issue in the embassy.

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

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

Original plus 1 full page copy of the passport ID page.

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

Employer Letter

UK employing company guarantee letter – this must confirm that all expenses will be paid by the employer.

Letter Of Invitation

Invitation letter from Gabonese company confirming full purpose of the business trip and validity being requested.

Proof Of Stay

Hotel confirmation that must be signed by the hotel manager.

Flight Tickets

Flight booking confirmation.

Utility Bill

One recent utlity bill showing your address.

Proof Of Address

One utility bill issued in the last 3 months to a UK address.

Yellow Fever Certificate

Copy of yellow fever certificate.

Please Also Include

For non UK nationals, resident card or UK residence visa.

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 Gabon:
Mauritius, Morocco & South Africa

Transit Visa Application

Transit visas for Gabon are required by all except those continuing their journey to a third country by the same or first connecting aircraft within 24 hour provided holding confirmed reservations and documents for their onward journey

Health Notice

Compulsory vaccinations: Yellow fever certificate required by all. Infants under 1 year are exempt.

Recommended immunisations: Cholera, Diphtheria, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Malaria, Meningitis, Polio, TB, Tetanus, Typhoid & Yellow Fever.

Risks: Malaria exists all year throughout the country. Rabies.

Weather Information

Typical equatorial climate which is hot, wet and humid throughout the year. The dry season is between Jun-Aug and rainy season between Oct-May

Additional Information

Location of Gabon: West Africa
Local Time in Gabon: GMT+1
Capital City of Gabon: Libreville
Population of Gabon: 1.4 million
Language(s) spoken in Gabon: French
Dialling Code for Gabon: 241
Emergency numbers in Gabon: Police: 732036, 761044, 760950, 720951. Fire: 18, 761520. Ambulance: 732771, 762344
Driving in Gabon: Driving is on the right. International Driving Permit recommended
Electricity in Gabon: 220V AC 50Hz
Currency of Gabon: 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: Limited acceptance of credit cards. Travellers cheques in French Franc denominations are recommended
Opening Hours in Gabon:
Bank: 0730-1130 & 1430-1630 Mon-Fri
Office: 0730-1200 & 1430-1800 Mon-Fri
Shops: 0800-1200 & 1500-1900 Mon-Sat