An official visa shall be issued to a person holding an official/ordinary passport who needs to visit Nepal in connection with his/her official duty. Official visa is also issued to the family members of such person when they are accompanying the person.
The official visa shall be issued by the Embassy for a period of 30 days on the basis of reciprocity. The term thereof may be extended, if required, from the Department of Consular Services, Tripureshwor, Kathmandu for the remaining term of the official assignment in Nepal.
Required Documents for an official visa:
- Original official/ordinary passport with at least 6 months' validity
- A copy of the passport
- One recent passport-size photograph
- Duly filled in and signed visa application form
- A note verbale from the Foreign Ministry/diplomatic mission/ international organisation or equivalent offices with a request for an official visa, stating clearly the purpose and period of the visit.