Due to the pandemic there are some changes in visa and passport requirements. Please call our office for updated information



diplomatic and official visas

Classified Visa And Passport Services



Visa Requirements


  • Original, signed United States Diplomatic or Official passport with at least 6 months of remaining validity, after completion of stay in Vietnam, and contain at least two blank visa page
  • Fully completed online and signed application form – http://visa.mofa.gov.vn
  • See attached new procedures to obtain Vietnam visa
  • Passport-type photographs: 1
  • Passport must be signed
  • Must include name and title of person replacing PCS
  • Visas issued for exact dates requested on (VAN) visa approval number
  • M/E visas issued for assignment only
  • Visa valid 90 days S/E
  • Must have visa approval number before visa will be issued – must contact POC in the country.
  • Traveler’s Post of assignment must obtain and provide the confirmation number

As of April 8, 2014: Application is Online 


Click here for online form or visit: http://visa.mofa.gov.vn

Impotant note: 

(1) choose ENGLISH language (top right corner);

(2) place of visa submission and collection should be VIETNAM

(3) Field with (*) is compulsory.

(4) If you can not fill in the visa application on line for some reasons, please send an email to [email protected] for assistance.




Minimum Processing Time –   7-10 Business Days

No more Same Day Processing.


Get in touch

1300 Pennsylvania Avenue N.W.: Room C1-7: Washington, D.C. 20523: Tel. 202.842.8617 / 8618: Fax 202.842.8619: [email protected]

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