Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA)

The Government of Nepal has introduced Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) in place of visa stickers/handwritten visas to all applicants visiting Nepal. Accordingly, the Embassy has started to issue eTA in place of visa stickers/handwritten visas.

To know more about eTA, please follow the link: Click Here

Anyone willing to obtain eTA at the Embassy has to follow the following procedures:

  1. Online Visa Application Forms are accepted on working-days from (Monday – Friday) from 09:00 to 12:00 hours. Online Visa Application with incorrect details and without required documents will not be accepted. Please follow the link to submit your online visa application.
  2. Normally it takes 1-2 working days for issuance of eTA.
  3. Diplomatic and official visas are issued on the basis of official written communication.
  4. Tourist entry visa fee rates are:- i) 15 day Multiple entry permit visa US$ 30/- ii) 30 day Multiple entry permit visa US$ 50/- iii) 90 day Multiple entry permit visa US$ 125/

On Arrival Visa: Foreign nationals can apply for visa on arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport and other designated ports of entry using this link. For visa on arrival, it is requested that the traveler has a round-ticket and hotel booking for the duration of his/her stay and Covid-19 vaccination form along with the document supporting his purpose of visit.

No ‘On Arrival Visa’:

Foreign Nationals (except official and diplomatic passport holders) of the following 12 countries and Refugees with Travel Documents are requested to obtain visa from the Nepalese Embassies prior to their departure to Nepal:

1 Afghanistan 2 Cameroon 3 Ethiopia
4 Ghana 5 Iraq 6 Liberia
7 Nigeria 8 Palestine 9 Somalia
10 Swaziland 11 Zimbabwe 12 Syria
13 Refugee and Travel Document holders

Office hours:
8:30 – 16:30 hrs., Monday to Friday
13:00 – 14:00 hrs. lunch time