Ordinary Visa

Requirements For Ordinary Visa

1. Fully completed Angola visa application form in capital letters and black ink

2. A passport with at least 9 months validity and 2 blank pages

3. Two (2) recent colour passport photographs (glue one to application form write name on the back of the other)

4. Itinerary (online, airline or travel agent pre-booking). Purchase of ticket is not necessary

5. Bank statement (recent and first page only ((original (to be returned) and photocopy)

6. Professional Occupation
Letter from employer addressed to the Consular Section and declaring employment or Educational Institution (not a declaration, a document with school letterhead) or proof of enrolment;

– Self-employed persons may present the latest Inland Revenue receipt/letter and a cover letter describing line of business.

– Unemployed persons write a letter addressed to the Consular Section declaring unemployment and a letter from Department of Works and Pensions if receiving State Benefits.


– British citizens do not require proof of address

– ECC Citizens must provide one proof of UK residence (original and photocopy):
– Tenancy agreement
– Council Tax
– Water bill
– Full UK Driving License (send copy of license and counterpart, NOT the original documents. The Consular Section will not be responsible for the loss of any original documents).

– Non-British citizens must ALSO submit proof of their legal status in the UK, in addition to requirement 07 , (present one (photocopy)):

– British Work visa
– Student visa
– Residence visa

8. INVITATION LETTERS – in Portuguese
The invitation letters MUST be annexed to the visa application form. Copies in PDF or TIFF format can be sent to the Consular Section by e-mail to loi@angola.org.uk. Files larger than 2MB will not be accepted.
– Sent by an Angolan citizen declaring responsibility for stay and accommodation. Must include a copy of Angolan ID Card authenticated by a notary);

– Sent by a non-Angolan citizen declaring responsibility for stay and accommodation. Must include a copy of passport including the work or residence visa or copy of residence card

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