Visa Services for BELARUS

From January 2017 nationals of 80 counties including the UK can travel to Belarus visa-free and stay in Belarus for up to 5 days (4 nights 5 days). Visitors have to enter and leave Belarus via the Minsk National Airport (by air/plane). The visa-free regime does not apply to people arriving to Belarus by plane from Russia and planning to go to the airports of Russia (these are internal flights with no border control).

All visitors, planning to stay in Balrus for more thn 5 days will need a visa to enter Belarus, except for nationals of the following countries : Armenia, Azerbaijan, Cuba, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Moldova, Mongolia, Russia, Serbia & Montenegro, Tajikistan, Ukraine & Uzbekistan.


The Embassy of Belarus provides two services - one week and next working day.

Visa applications are submitted on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Firdays only.

Tourist visa requirements

What you will need to supply

  • Fill in our online application form.
  • Complete and sign the Belarus consular visa application form: Application form Belarus.pdf.
    Please use black ink and remember to sign and date the form. Please make sure that your signature is similar to the one in your passport.
  • Passport
    Should be valid at least 6 months longer than your visa expiry date and with at least 1 blank visa page.
  • One Passport-type Photograph
    Dimensions: 35mm x 45mm. Check Photo Requirements here.
  • Hotel voucher and confirmation
    Should be issued by a Belarusian travel agent. Copies are accepted. We may be able to obtain these documents for you. Please contact us.

Business visa requirements

WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO SUPPLY

  • First you need to complete our online application form.
  • Complete and sign the Belarus consular visa application form: Application form Belarus.pdf.
    Please complete in black ink and remember to sign and date the form. Please make sure that your signature is similar to the one in your passport.
  • Passport
    Should be valid at least 6 months longer than your visa expiry date and with at least 1 blank visa page.
  • Passport-type Photograph
    Dimensions: 35mm x 45mm. Check Photo Requirements here.
  • Invitation
    From a company or organisation in Belarus which is registered as a legal entity by the Belarusian authorities, bearing the company stamp.
    Invitations for long term 1 year validity business visas should be approved by the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus in Minsk.
  • Company letter
    From your UK employer, has to confirm that your company will cover your expenses and travel insurance for your trip to Belarus. The letter should be printed on a company letterhead and signed.

Transit visa requirements

WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO SUPPLY

  • First you need to complete our online application form.
  • Complete and sign the Belarus consular visa application form:  Application form Belarus.pdf.
    Please complete in black ink and remember to sign and date the form. Please make sure that your signature is similar to the one in your passport.
  • Passport
    Should be valid at least 6 months longer than your visa expiry date and with at least 1 blank visa page.
  • Passport-type Photograph
    Dimensions: 35mm x 45mm. Check Photo Requirements here.
  • Valid visa
    for the country the applicant is travelling from/to via Belarus (e.g. Russia). If such visa is not required - copy of the ticket, itinerary from a travel agency or any other documents confirming the applicant's trip to the country of destination.

BELARUS VISA PRICES

Type of visa Single Entry Double Entry Multiple Entry
5 working days processing Next working day processing 5 working days processing Next working day processing 5 working days processing Next working day processing
Tourist (valid up to 30 days) £100 £170 £100 £170 - -
Business / private £100 £170 £100 £170 £135 £240
Transit (stay up to 48 hours) £100 £170 £100 £170 £100 £170

Prices Include: consular fees and our visa service fee and apply for UK nationals. For other nationalities please contact us. The consular fees are based in Euros and the Embassy applies the exchange rate on the date of application, therefore the actual amount charged in sterling may vary slightly from the amounts quoted above.
 

Application form

Important Notes

  • Processing time includes the time needed for obtaining your visa only. Time for obtaining your visa support (if needed) is not included. Processing time also does not include postage time for delivery of your passport back to you.
  • Non-UK passport holders may be required to provide additional documents. Please contact us for further details.
  • Double entry visa allows one person to enter and exit Belarus twice.
  • The Belarusian Consulate is closed on Wednesdays.
  • The Belarusian Consulate has the right to change prices and requirements without prior notice.
  • Consular visa fees are paid for consideration of the application and are not refundable.
  • We offer discounts for groups of 3 or more people. Please contact us for more information.

 

Passport Delivery options

Delivery option Price
Royal Mail Special Delivery next day 1pm guaranteed £7.25
Royal Mail Special Delivery next day 1pm guaranteed including additional insurance £10.25
Royal Mail Special Delivery next day 9am guaranteed £20.76
Royal Mail Special Delivery next day 9am guaranteed including additional insurance £26.46
Royal Mail Special Delivery, Saturday guaranteed £11.70
Central London Courier collection or delivery £20.00
Courier delivery in the UK (UPS, TNT, Fedex or DHL) contact us