Malawi Travel and Visa Requirements for Nigerian Citizens

Travel and Visa Requirements for Nigerian Citizens Travelling to Malawi

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About Malawi


“The warm heart of Africa” as it is known is a home to about 18,091,575 people. It is a country located in the southeastern region of Africa.

General Requirements for Malawi Visa
  • A valid passport.
  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • Passport-size photographs taken in white background.
  • Travel document.
  • Proof of financial support.
  • Proof of accommodation
  • Copy of return flight ticket
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to home country, e.g. verification from applicant’s employer.
  • Medical Insurance.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.
Types of Malawi Visa

Malawi Tourist visa


Processing Time 3 - 7 working days

Duration of Stay 90 days

Visa Fee $75.00


Eligibility

  • This is the type of visa issued to Nigerians intending to visit Malawi for tourism purposes.
  • You can also visit family and friends while on this visa.
  • All visitors to Malawi must carry a valid passport.
  •  Visa applicants intending to visit a friend or family need to submit an invitation letter from a family member or host living in Malawi.
  • This letter should clearly state the address and contact details of the host, as well as your relationship with them.
  •  During the visa application, you will need to provide proof of sufficient funds to last the duration of your stay.
  • You are advised to exit the country before your visa expires and present documents that show you have the intention to do so.
  • This visa does not serve study purposes. You cannot be enrolled in any of the institutions of learning in the country.

Malawi Business visa


Processing Time 3 - 7 working days

Duration of Stay 90 days

Visa Fee $75.00


Eligibility

  • This is the type of visa issued to Nigerians traveling to Malawi for business purposes.
  • You will need to provide an invitation letter from the Malawian company you will be visiting.
  • This letter will also contain their detailed address, accompanied with the date and actual purpose of your trip.
  • If the intention is to attend a meeting or seminar, confirmation/invitation from the conference organizer/institution is required.
  • Pre-registration is recommended for business travelers who will be attending conferences in the country. Proof of this registration is required.
  • If you are employed, you will have to present a certificate from your employer stating or allowing your business travel.
  • Proof of sufficient funds to cover the costs of stay (e.g. bank statement for 2 recent months) is required.
  • Self-employed people may need to submit proof of business registration.
  • You cannot be gainfully employed while you are in the country with this visa.
  • It must be made clear whether your trip will be sponsored by the employer or the local company.
  • Proof of payment of visa application fee should be submitted.
Malawi Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria
Malawi

Address: Off Waiyaki Way, P.O. Box 30453-00100, Nairobi

Phone: Phone: (+254) 20 444 3805 to 7

Email: Email: info@malawihckenya.org