FAQ

You can only apply for Tourist and Business Visas with eVisa. In the case of Tourist Visa, a special 24 hour Tourist Visa Express Service is available for faster processing.
The inviting registered company must have at least 6 months validity left for its registration.
Yes. Group Tours can also apply with online eVisa. Individuals need to apply and pay separately.
Yes, as long as it is legible to the Immigration Officer.
We are not able change the validity dates on your eVisa. We encourage you to re-apply for another visa.
Yes. You may apply for your visa at a Myanmar Embassy or Consulate, or try your application again using eVisa. However, Visa application verification and approval policies are the same across all embassies and online applications.
With eVisa, you can enter at any one of the following:
1. One of the 3 International Airports: Yangon, Mandalay, Nay Pyi Taw

2. One of the 5 International Land Border Checkpoints: Tachileik, Myawaddy, Kawthaung ,Tamu,Rih khaw dar

To exit from Myanmar, you can use any one of above stated International Airports , International Land Border Checkpoints and furthermore, the Htikee Land Border Checkpoint as well.
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Yes. You may apply for a visa with online eVisa, or continue to apply at a Myanmar Embassy or Consulate near your location. Please keep in mind that Visa on Arrival is for Business Visa only, and proper documentation must be on hand or entry may be denied.
Please contact Myanmar Immigration at phone number 067-3431125 (weekdays 9:30 am to 4 pm Myanmar Time), from evisa.moip.gov.mm,or via e-mail at contact@moip.gov.mm
The official website of Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population mip.gov.mm has the latest official rules and regulations for visitors.
No. Please check your eVisa status online. Once your eVisa application is approved, an Approval Letter is sent directly to your designated e-mail address.
Your visa will be issued and stamped inside your passport at the Myanmar Immigration Arrival counter, after you show your printed copy of the eVisa Approval Letter. When your eVisa application is approved, the Approval Letter is sent directly to your designated e-mail address.
When your eVisa application has been approved an Approval Letter is sent to your designated email address. Alternatively you may download your Approval Letter via Visa Application Status Enquiry http://evisa.moip.gov.mm/statusenquiry.aspx. Please take note that the download option is only available if your application has already been approved.
You are currently required to print out the eVisa Approval Letter and present it to the Immigration Officer upon arrival. Failure to provide a printed copy may delay your entry.
Your are permitted to stay 28 days for Tourist Visa, 70 days for Business Visa.
You will receive an application acknowledgment first. The processing time is up to 3 working days for normal Business and Tourist Visa, and 24 hours for Tourist Visa Express Service (365 days a year). In all cases, processing time starts when the application acknowledgement e-mail is sent, after application is submitted AND online payment is successful.
Reasons will not be provided for rejected applications.
For regular Business and Tourist visa, processing is within 3 working days excluding weekends and public holidays Myanmar time. For Tourist Visa Express Service, processing is within 24 hours, 365 days a year.
Only online payment methods are accepted.
As stated in our Terms & Conditions, no refunds are issued under any circumstances.
eVisa is not a Visa on Arrival hence there is no need to queue for any visa sticker. Proceed straight to immigration counter when you arrive.
Please check your Spam or Junk mail folder, and wait 1 hour before contacting us.
Normal entry stamp which is approximately 1.5x1.5 inches will be used.
Approval letter is valid for 90 days from the date of issue.
For secure online payment, we use Secure Socket Layers (SSL) to keep your credit card details safe. In no cases will your debit/credit card details be transmitted unencrypted over the Internet, and they are not stored on our systems.
"Most payment problems are due to security measures by issuing bank, payment gateway or issues with card itself. We have 2 payment gateways available for debit and credit card processing, eNETS and UOB. If one does not work, we encourage you to try the other before contacting us."
No. Visa cannot be changed to other visa types such as Business and Social.
Yes. Children under age of 7 who hold their own passports are required to apply and pay for their own separate eVisa. If your child is under 7 and is listed in parent/guardian passport accompanying them on the trip, then please fill out the minor information included in eVisa application form.
Applicants are responsible for the correctness of all information submitted during the application process.
Please visit http://www.mip.gov.mm. for more information on Visa on Arrival.