People’s Republic of Bangladesh, is a country in South Asia. It is situated on the east of of India.
Bangladesh as a holiday territory possesses a lot of features . Her tourist attractions consist of archaeological venues , famous mosques and scenery , hotels , coastline , picnic areas , jungle and wildlife . Bangladesh offers ventures for angling , water-skiing , river voyaging , hiking , rowing , exploring , yachting and sea Swimming as well as taking one in near contact with Natural Beauty . She is also full of wildlife and birds .
PASSPORTS: Passport valid for 3 months after departure required by all. VISAS: Required by all except the following:
1. Over View of Visa of Bangladesh;
You will need the Visit Visa of Bangladesh if,
♦ You want to Tour in Bangladesh ♦ You want to meet your realities ♦ You want to make Business meetings
Citizens of 24 Nations are exempted from Visa to enter Bangladesh, they are as followed:
Nationals of Antigua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Bhutan, Dominica, Fiji, Gambia, Grenada, Guinea-Bissau, Jamaica, Guyana, Honduras, Lesotho, Malawi, Maldives, Montserrat, Papua New Guinea, St Kitts & Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent & the Grenadines, Seychelles, Solomon Islands, Uruguay, Vatican City and Zambia for stays of up to 90 days; Transit passengers continuing their journey the same for first connecting aircraft provided holding valid onward or return documentation and not leaving the airport; Tourist and business travelers arriving at Zia, Dhaka and Patenga international airports provided holding return air tickets may be granted ‘landing permission’ by the Chief Immigration Officer for stays of up to 15 days.
Note: Bangladeshi nationals holding dual citizens need not have a visa provided their passport is stamped with “No Visa Required”. Types of visa and cost: Entry, Visit, Tourist and Business.
Visa fee for US Citizens is $21. Please enquire at any Bangladesh Mission in the United States for visa fee for nationals of other countries
he following nationals can get their visas free of charge: Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Gabon, Guinea, India, Iran, Japan, Namibia, Paraguay, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Tanzania, Tonga and Trinidad & Tobago.
Validity: Single-entry: 6 months from date of issue for stays of up to 90 days. Double-entry: months from date of issue. Multiple-entry: 6-12 months from date of issue. Stays are for a maximum of 90 days each. Application to: Consular Section at Embassy or High Commission (see Embassy Section)
2. Eligibility for Visa of Bangladesh:
If you want to visit Bangladesh then for your, visit or business Purpose the,
♦ You must have Valid passport
♦ You must have Money for your Entire Stay
♦ You must be healthy
♦ You must be Law abiding Citizen
3. Documents Required for Visa
♦ Valid Passport of your Country
♦ 2 completed Filled Application forms.
♦ 2 Passport Size Coloured Photographs.
♦ Fee Payment Receipt
♦ Letter of Invitation from Bangladesh
Processing Time for Visa Application:
24 hours for single-entry visas; 48 hours for other types of visa. 7-10 days for postal applications.
||Travel itinerary/Air ticket reservation.
||Letter of employment from the employer in Bangladesh and letter of concurrence from concerned Ministry, Board of Investment (BOI), Bangladesh Export Processing Zone (BEPZA). To work in a non-governmental organization (NGO), the applicant should furnish copy of letter of appointment from the NGO with attestation by the Bangladesh NGO Affairs Bureau, Dhaka.
|| Letter from the concerned educational institution duly attested by the Bangladesh Ministry of Education, Dhaka and Certificate of financial guarantee
||Letter from the employer in the United States and invitation letter from the host company in Bangladesh clearly stating the purpose of the visit. If you are interested to include your name in the list of interested importers from Bangladesh
||Letter of recommendation from the Bangladesh Ministry of Industries or the Board of Investment (BOI) or Bangladesh Export Processing Zones Authority (BEPZA), Dhaka.
||Letter of appointment from the and “No Objection” from the Bangladesh Ministry of Religious Affairs, Dhaka.
||letter from the concerned government office
||Letter of request from the employer/news agency clearly stating the purpose of the visit. Please note that minimum processing time for this category of visa is 2 weeks. Persons/Network/Organization requesting for shooting/filming in Bangladesh are required to fill in Form FF-1 and FF-2, in addition to the visa application form.
How to Apply for Visa
To obtain a visa the applicant must submit the following:
Passport with minimum 6 (six) months validity.
Filled-in visa application (DIP Form-4). (Incomplete application will be returned without visa.)
Appropriate amount of Visa fee through Bank Cheque/Postal Money Order in favour of “Bangladesh High Commission, Canberra”. Cash or personal check or company cheque is not accepted. For visa fee please see below.
Two recent photographs (size: 45 mm wide X 35 mm high or close to this).
Self-addressed pre-paid registered envelope or return pre-paid courier.
Relevant supporting papers depending upon the purpose of visit.