What documents do travellers to Botswana need?

 

A passport with at least six months of validity remaining is required.

 

Botswana e-Visa Information

The Botswana e-Visa is a travel permit obtained online that allows the holder to enter the Republic of Botswana.

The types of Botswana visa  available via the e-Visa platform include;

  • Tourist visa
  • Business visa
  • Transit visa
  • And more.

Apply online at https://evisa.gov.bw

 

NEW REQUIREMENTS FOR MINORS TRAVELLING THROUGH ALL BOTSWANA POINTS OF ENTRY

  • Minors travelling through the country's borders will be required to produce certified copies of unabridged birth certificates
  • In the event that one parent is not travelling with the child, the other parent's affidavit consenting to such travel should be availed. Temporary guardianship must be given if both parents are not travelling with the minor, as well as the abovementioned requirements. However, an affidavit will not be required if the father's name does not appear on the child's birth certificate.