Temporary Stay Visa

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Temporary Stay Visa

Purpose of the trip/ Stay: Humanitarian reasons, mission for a religious institution, scientific research, companion/family member of the holder of a Study Visa, Visa for Medical Treatment, Privileged Visa, Work Visa, family member of the holder of a valid residence permit, spouse of an Angolan national.

1 completed application form (click here to download);

Letter from the applicant in Portuguese or English addressed to the Diplomatic Mission, requesting the issuance of a temporary stay visa and justifying the request;

1 recent color passport size photograph

Passport with at least 12 months remaining validity

Copies of the main pages of the passport, as well as all the pages showing visas, seals, notes;

Copy of the International Vaccination Certificate: main page with holder's data and page with vaccination against yellow fever

Proof of residence

Unaccompanied minors or travelling with a third party: notarized authorization from parents or legal guardian

Police clearance certificate from country of residence with its official translation into Portuguese and authentication by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Health certificate from the country of residence (to include all contagious diseases)

Statement agreeing to abide by the Angolan Laws.

Proof of means of subsistence while in Angola (equivalent to USD 200/day; please present bank account statement for the past 6 months)

If you are accompanying the holder of a Study, Medical Treatment, Privileged, Work Visa: proof of family relationship with Angolan or foreign citizens legally residing in the country (original and translation into Portuguese authenticated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the issuing country).


  • Validity: 60 days upon issuance.
  • Number of entries: multiple.
  • Length of authorized stay: 365 days.
  • Extension of stay (visa renewal): renewable successively until the conclusion of proceedings which have been the reason for its granting. Please note that if visa is not granted or the traveler cancels the trip, the administrative fee will NOT be refunded.
  • Time for processing the application: to be informed.
  • The Residence permit visa does not allow its holder to establish residence in Angola.
  • Special requirement for companion/family members of the granted visa must not exceed the time limit of the visa granted to the holder of a Study Visa, Visa for Medical Treatment, Privileged Visa, Work Visa.


Bank Details:

Embassy of the Republic of Angola 
Bank United Overseas Bank Group – UOB
Novena Branch
Address: 328 A Thomson Road #01-38, Singapore 307685, Singapore
Account Number: USD- 116-900-226-1
Swift Code: UOVBSGSG