The Embassy of the Republic of
Malawi In Kuwait


Visa Information

Temporary Residence Permit

Getting to Malawi

Application Requirements

To apply for a Visa, the Passport must be valid for at least 6 months beyond the date of intended departure.

TYPES OF VISA | COST: Tourist and Business Validity



Transit(7 days) US $75.00
30 days single entry from date of issue US $150.00
6 months multiple entry from date of issue US $250.00
One year multiple entry from date of issue US $300.00

Application Requirements

  • 2 application forms Visa Application Forms
  • 2 Passport-size photos
  • Fees
  • Onward ticket
  • Valid Passport (at least six months before expiry date with enough un used pages)
  • Copy of a letter from the applicant’s Organization or invitation letter.
  • Copy of sponsor’s Residential Status in Malawi (i.e. Permit or Malawi Passport if Malawian).

Please note:

Applications should be sent to the Consular section at the Embassy.

In most cases, applications will be processed in 5 working days. However, for nationals of India, Nigeria, Bangladesh, China, Burundi, Rwanda and Pakistan, applications may take up to 4 weeks.

Drop off time: 09:30 am to 12:30pm from Mondays to Thursdays.