Embassy of the Republic of Angola in Singapore

Embassy of the Republic of Angola in Singapore

Visas

 

Legalization

For documents issued by local authorities from Australia, Brunei Darussalam, East Timor, Indonesia, Philippines, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and Singapore

All documents for legalization by the Consular Section of the Embassy of the Republic of Angola in Singapore, must be:

  • Letter of request
  • Original or Certified True Copy
  • Has Official Translation in Portuguese (Portugal)
  • Notarized by Notary Public and
  • Authenticated by Ministry of the Foreign Affairs of the countries stated above.
  • 2 Copies of Passport ( 1 copy please write the email address)
  • (For Singaporeans)  Documents must be Authenticated and Certified by Singapore Academy of Law then Certified by the MFA.

Please request an ordinary authentication.
Submission of documents is every Friday only from 09:30 AM to 12:00 Noon.

Consular inquiries can be made by phone to +65 63419360, as well as by fax +65 68357964 or e-mail: servconsular@angolaembassy.sg or  reception-angola@hotmail.com .

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Please note that the Consular Section of the Embassy of the Republic of Angola in Austria cannot authenticate documents issued by Angolan authorities. For having validity in Austria, Croatia or Slovenia, documents issued by Angolan authorities must be authenticated in Angola by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as well as by the consular representations of said countries.

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

INCOMPLETE VISA APPLICATIONS CANNOT BE PROCESSED.

THE CONSULAR SECTION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND/OR DOCUMENTS

Ordinary Visa

Purpose of the trip/ Stay: Family affairs and Business contacts.

1 completed application form (click here to download)

1 recent color passport size photograph;

Passport with at least 6 months remaining validity;

Letter in Portuguese or English requesting the issuance of visa, detailing purpose of the trip and length of stay. Business trips: letter from the applicant’s company requesting the visa; must include liability term for expenses during stay and eventual need of repatriation;

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;

Invitation letters from companies in the oil sector must be certified by the Angolan Ministry of Oil (Gabinete dos Recursos Humanos – Ministério dos Petróleos);

Invitation letters by individuals must be authenticated by a notary public and the Angolan Ministry of Foreign Affairs and include copy of the ID or passport of the inviting party;

Invitation letters from private companies in Angola: submit copy of the Angolan commercial register (Alvará Comercial);

Proof of family relationship with national or foreign citizens legally resident in Angola (birth certificates, marriage certificate or other documents). All the documents issued in Angola must be authenticated by a notary public and the Angolan Ministry of Foreign Affairs;

Invitation letter must be directed from Angola to the Embassy by fax (+6568357964).

Proof of means of subsistence while in Angola (equivalent to USD 200/day; please present bank account statement for the past 6 months) OR formal declaration of obligation from the inviting person/organization;

Proof of accommodation (hotel reservation or information about accommodation in the invitation letter);

Copy of reservation of onward or return flight and visa to a third destination;

Obs:

  • Validity: 60 days upon issuance.
  • Number of entries: 1.
  • Length of authorized stay: 30 days.
  • Extension of stay (visa renewal): 2 for the same period of time.
  • 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: 7 working days.
  • The Ordinary Visa does not allow its holder to establish residence nor to engage any type of professional activity.

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

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

INCOMPLETE VISA APPLICATIONS CANNOT BE PROCESSED.

THE CONSULAR SECTION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND/OR DOCUMENTS

Privileged Visa

Purpose of the trip/ Stay: Implementation of the approved investment, in accordance with the Private Investment Law.

Letter from the applicant addressed to the Diplomatic Mission, requesting the issuance of a privileged visa. Letter in Portuguese or English requesting the issuance of visa, detailing purpose of the trip and lenght of stay.

1 completed application form (click here to download)

1 recent colour 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

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

Declaration from the Angolan institution responsible for the approval of the investment project (Original authenticated by the Angolan Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

Proof of license for import of capital investment required, issued by the “Banco Nacional de Angola (BNA”);

Valid power of attorney in favor of the person, who represents investors in Angola, where applicable, signed and stamped by the Notary recognized by this Consulate;

Obs:

  • Validity: 60 days upon issuance.
  • Number of entries: multiple.
  • Length of authorized stay: 2 years.
  • Extension of stay (visa renewal): renewable for another 2 years.
  • 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 holder of a Privileged Visa can apply for a residence permit.
  • The Privileged Visa can be issued in Angola.
  • The companion/family member of the holder of a Privileged Visa must apply for a Temporary Stay 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

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

INCOMPLETE VISA APPLICATIONS CANNOT BE PROCESSED.

THE CONSULAR SECTION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND/OR DOCUMENTS

Residence Permit Visa

Purpose of the trip/ Stay : to establish residency in Angola.

1 completed application form (click here to download);

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

1 recent colour 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;

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);

Obs.

  • Validity: 60 days upon issuance.
  • Number of entries: multiple.
  • Length of authorized stay: 120 days.
  • Extension of stay (visa renewal): renewable until final decision of the pertinent authorities on granting the residence permit.
  • 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 allows its holder to engage in professional activities.

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

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

INCOMPLETE VISA APPLICATIONS CANNOT BE PROCESSED.

THE CONSULAR SECTION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND/OR DOCUMENTS

Short-Term Visa

Purpose of the trip/ Stay: issued to persons who, for urgent reasons, need to enter national territory, medical emergencies, casualties, as well as seamen/technicians in the oil sector.

1 completed application form (click here to download)

1 recent color passport size photograph;

Passport with at least 6 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;

Letter in Portuguese or English requesting the issuance of visa, detailing purpose of the trip and length of stay. Business trips: letter from the applicant’s company requesting the visa; must include liability term for expenses during stay and eventual need of repatriation; Invitation letters from private companies in Angola: submit copy of the Angolan commercial register (Alvará Comercial);

Invitation letters from companies in the oil sector must be certified by the Angolan Ministry of Oil (Gabinete dos Recursos Humanos – Ministério dos Petróleos);

Invitation letters by individuals must be authenticated by a notary public and the Angolan Ministry of Foreign Affairs and include copy of the ID or passport of the inviting party;

Invitation letter must be directed from Angola to the Embassy by fax (+6568357964).

Proof of residence;

Proof of means of subsistence while in Angola (equivalent to USD 200/day; please present bank account statement for the past 6 months) OR formal declaration of obligation from the inviting person/organization;

Proof of accommodation (hotel reservation or information about accommodation in the invitation letter);

Copy of reservation of onward or return flight and visa to a third destination;

Obs:

  • Length of authorized stay: 7 days.
  • Extension of stay (visa renewal): 1 for the same period of time
  • 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: 2-3 working days.
  • The Short-Term Visa does not allow its holder to establish residence nor to engage any type of paid professional activity.

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

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

INCOMPLETE VISA APPLICATIONS CANNOT BE PROCESSED.

THE CONSULAR SECTION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND/OR DOCUMENTS

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).

Obs:

  • 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

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

INCOMPLETE VISA APPLICATIONS CANNOT BE PROCESSED.

THE CONSULAR SECTION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND/OR DOCUMENTS

Tourist Visa

Purpose of the trip/ Stay: Tourism and Leisure, sport, cultural activities

1 completed application form (click here to download)

1 recent color passport size photograph;

Passport with at least 6 months remaining validity;

Letter in Portuguese or English requesting the issuance of visa, detailing purpose of the trip and length of stay. Business trips: letter from the applicant’s company requesting the visa; must include liability term for expenses during stay and eventual need of repatriation;

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;

Proof of means of subsistence while in Angola (equivalent to USD 200/day; please present bank account statement for the past 6 months) OR formal declaration of obligation from the inviting person/organization;

Proof of accommodation (hotel reservation or information about accommodation in the invitation letter);

Copy of reservation of onward or return flight and visa to a third destination;

Obs:

  • Validity: 60 days upon issuance.
  • Number of entries: 1.
  • Length of authorized stay: 30 days.
  • Extension of stay (visa renewal): 1 for the same period of time.
  • Please note that if visa is not granted or the traveler cancels the trip, the administrative fee will NOTbe refunded.
  • Time for processing the application: 7 working days.
  • The Tourist Visa does not allow its holder to establish residence nor to engage any type of paid professional activity.

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

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

INCOMPLETE VISA APPLICATIONS CANNOT BE PROCESSED.

THE CONSULAR SECTION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND/OR DOCUMENTS

Transit Visa

Purpose of the trip/ Stay: Stopover in Angola.

1 completed application form (click here to download);

1 recent color passport size photograph;

Passport with at least 6 months remaining validity;

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

Letter in Portuguese or English requesting the issuance of visa, detailing travel route;

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;

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

Proof of accommodation;

Copy of reservation of onward or return flight and visa to a third destination;

Obs:

  • Validity: 60 days upon issuance.
  • Number of entries: 1.
  • Length of authorized stay: 5 days.
  • No extension of stay (visa renewal) possible.
  • 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: 7 working days.
  • The Tourist Visa does not allow its holder to establish residence nor to engage any type of paid professional activity.

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

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

INCOMPLETE VISA APPLICATIONS CANNOT BE PROCESSED.

THE CONSULAR SECTION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND/OR DOCUMENTS

Work Visa

REQUIREMENTS FOR WORK VISA

  1. (1) Completed application form (click here to download).
  2. (1) Recent coloured photo, passport size.
  3. Passport with minimum validity of 12 months upon submission of documents.
  4. Letter address to the diplomatic mission with the following information:
  • Complete name
  • Nationality
  • Affiliation
  • Date of Birth
  • Number and validity of passport
  • Profession

*Letter of Invitation (LOI) should be sent directly to the embassy by fax (+6568357964).

  1. Approval from the Ministry of Public Administration, Employment and Social Security for the case of institutions or public companies, or from the tutelage of activity in cases of public institutions, authenticated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Angola.
  2. Photocopy of passport and the main pages that contain information about migration, stamps, notes.
  3. Photocopy of the Business permit of the employer as well as the Angolan official daily with information about the company.

8.Tax revenue documentation receipts.

  1. Declaration of commitment in which to abide the Angolan laws.
  2. Employment Contract.
  3. Educational and professional Certificates.
  4. Curriculum vitae translated into Portuguese and duly recognized.
  5. Criminal record clearance from the country of residence.
  6. Proof of residence.
  7. Medical certificate from the country of origin with advice on blood test from all diseases.
  8. Copies of the International Certificate of Vaccinations (main page with the card holders date and page with the vaccine against yellow fever).
  9. All documents requires authentication from the Consular Service.

NOTE:

  • Validity: 60 days upon issuance
  • Number of entries: Multiple
  • Length of Stay: Until the end of employment
  • Administrative Fee: $400.00 USD (should be paid in advance).
  • In case visa was denied or trip was cancelled, administrative fee will not be returned.
  • Processing time: to be informed
  • Work Visa is granted, provided that it can be justified by the company that requested for it.
  • Work Visa does not allow establishment of residency.
  • Companion must apply for temporary residence visa.

Please note: Incomplete application form will not be   processed.

The Consular section reserves the right to request for additional requirements and information.