The Government has agreed to electronic visa to Vietnam for citizens of six countries including Australia, Cananda, India, the Netherlands, New Zealand and the United Arab Emirates.
According to the Resolution No. 124 / NQ-CP on the addition of the list of countries with citizens to be piloted electronically, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc signed on November 29, 2017, Citizens of these six countries can apply for a visa to Vietnam.
To apply for an e-visa, visit the website of the immigration office at https://evisa.xuatnhapcanh.gov.vn enter information. After receiving enough information and visa fees, within three working days, the agency shall consider, resolve and respond to the visa applicant.
Formerly, on 01 Feb 2017, Vietnam began piloting the issuance of electronic visa to Vietnam for citizens of 40 countries. In particular, there are many markets where the tourism industry wants to attract customers, such as China (except those with electronic passports), Korea, Germany, Denmark, Russia, the United States, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Europe Ireland, Myanmar, Japan, Finland, France, Spain, Norway, Sweden.
The program is offered within two years. Those who have e-visas will be able to enter through seven international airbases, 13 land border gates and seven sea ports. The government issued an electronic visa for two years, which applies to citizens of 40 countries, beginning on 1/2. List of 40 countries here.
Accordingly, from 1 Feb 2017 foreigners want to apply for electronic visa to Vietnam will follow the steps:
1. Access the electronic visa information page to submit electronic visa applications, photo uploads and personal identification pages in a standardized form.
2. Receive the electronic file code and pay the visa fee to the account specified in the electronic visa information page.
Within 3 working days as from the date of fully receiving information on visa applications and visa fees, the Exit and Entry Management Department (the Ministry of Public Security) shall consider, settle and reply the applicants. issue an electronic visa at the electronic visa information page.