Issued to persons going to the Sudan for the purpose of tourism or business whose stay would be from eight (8) days to one (1) month.
Extensions of periods of stay in the Sudan may be done through the Passport, Immigration and Natinaity Office in Khartoum, Sudan
Visas are issued upon approval from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Khartoum, Sudan.
All Applications must first be presented to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the Sudan by one of the following:
A Sponsor (Relatives or Friends in Sudan (with full details e.g. Full Name, Current Address, Phone Number) Embassy will not accept any uncertified Companies's sponsorship letter.
A Hotel or Travel Agency based in Sudan. Please visit www.sudan.net for the list of hotels and travel agencies who can assist with the visa application process.
Normal processing time is four (4) to six (6) weeks. Applicants may follow up with the Consular section of the Embassy to check the status of their application. Or to check any information received from their hosts or business partners in Sudan, applicant can send in the following requirements:
For Diplomatic Officials
Please submit the following:
Normal processing time is four (4) to six (6) weeks. Passports are only required once the visa application is approved. The Embassy will notify the applicant as soon as approval is obtained. Visas are issued upon approval from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Khartoum, Sudan.
For Humanitarian: (Fast Track - 48 Hours)
Applicants sending their applications by mail must furnish the Consular section of the Embassy with a return envelope with tracking no. (postage/shipment paid by the applicant) using one of the services listed below. Failure to send one may cause delay in the return of the passport(s).
1) Federal Express (Fedex)
3) Express Mail (USPS)
5) Airborne Express
Please send Applications to: Consular section of Sudan Embassy
2210 Massachusetts Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20008
We only accept the following forms of payment:
If Sending Applications by mail:
If dropping applications at the embassy:
All payments must be payable to Embassy of Sudan.
Please remember to write clearly and complete the entire application form. Failure to do so may result in a longer processing time.