Get a Guinea Bissau Visa

Sample of the Tourist Travel Requirements for an Guinea Bissau Visa for Swiss Citizens

  1. Overseas Processing

    There is no embassy representation for this destination in Switzerland. All applications are processed overseas which will incur additional courier fees

  2. Passport

    The applicant's actual passport. The passport must:

    • Contain at least two blank visa pages
    • Be valid for six months beyond exit date

  3. Photograph(s)

    You must provide two colour, passport type photographs that meet the following criteria:

    • Be taken within the last three months and printed on high quality photo paper
    • Be taken against an all white background
    • Be 35 mm by 45mm in size
    • Provide the full frontal view of your head with your face centered in the middle and displaying a neutral (non-smiling) expression
    • You may wear neither spectacles nor headwear except for religious purposes
    • Your photos should not be affixed to your application and they may not display evidence of adhesive or staples
    • Be identical

  4. Yellow Fever Certificate

    One copy of yellow fever certificate

  5. Proof of Travel Arrangements

    A copy of the flight confirmation showing onward/return travel

  6. Visa Application Form(s)

    Two fully completed application forms. These forms must:

    • Be completed in block capitals only
    • Be signed in blue/black ink only

  7. VisaCentral Order Confirmation

    For orders placed on the VisaCentral website, a copy of the Online Order Confirmation which is sent to you via email, must be submitted.


    For all other orders, and where applicable, a completed VisaCentral Visa Order Form which can be found in the VisaCentral Application Pack should be submitted.


    Please note that all card payments will only be made upon completion of the visa application process. 

Sample of the Business Travel Requirements for an Guinea Bissau Visa for Swiss Citizens

  1. Overseas Processing

    There is no embassy representation for this destination in Switzerland. All applications are processed overseas which will incur additional courier fees

  2. Passport

    The applicant's actual passport. The passport must:

    • Contain at least two blank visa pages
    • Be valid for six months beyond exit date

  3. Photograph(s)

    You must provide two colour, passport type photographs that meet the following criteria:

    • Be taken within the last three months and printed on high quality photo paper
    • Be taken against an all white background
    • Be 35 mm by 45mm in size
    • Provide the full frontal view of your head with your face centered in the middle and displaying a neutral (non-smiling) expression
    • You may wear neither spectacles nor headwear except for religious purposes
    • Your photos should not be affixed to your application and they may not display evidence of adhesive or staples
    • Be identical

  4. Business Introduction Letter

    You must provide an original Business Cover Letter from the applicant's Swiss employer. All letters must be printed on company letterhead that displays a Swiss postal address. Use the sample Business Cover Letter provided here to complete your letter.

    All Business Cover Letters must be addressed to the Embassy or Consulate. The address of the diplomatic missions can be found here

  5. Proof of Travel Arrangements

    A copy of the flight confirmation showing onward/return travel

  6. Yellow Fever Certificate

    One copy of yellow fever certificate

  7. Visa Application Form(s)

    Two fully completed application forms. These forms must:

    • Be completed in block capitals only
    • Be signed in blue/black ink only

  8. VisaCentral Order Confirmation

    For orders placed on the VisaCentral website, a copy of the Online Order Confirmation which is sent to you via email, must be submitted.


    For all other orders, and where applicable, a completed VisaCentral Visa Order Form which can be found in the VisaCentral Application Pack should be submitted.


    Please note that all card payments will only be made upon completion of the visa application process. 

Additional Info

  1. Fast.  VisaCentral specialises in securing Guinea Bissau visas and can help you secure a Guinea Bissau visa.
  2. Easy.  VisaCentral is the easiest way to get a visa and can secure in as little as one day.  We process Guinea Bissau visas at the Guinea Bissau Embassy every day for residents of the UK.
  3. When is the best time to apply for my Guinea Bissau visa?

    The best time to apply for your Guinea Bissau visa is 1-2 months before your travel date. However, if you are running short on time, we may be able to process your visa on a faster service at the Embassy’s discretion.
  4. Do I have to send you my passport to get a Guinea Bissau visa? Is it safe to send a passport?

    Yes. You will need to send your actual passport, not a copy of it. The Guinea Bissau visa is stamped on your passport and will become one of your passport pages. Visa request cannot be processed without your original passport. Because of the importance of your passport, we strongly suggest that you send your application by a secure method, such as a guaranteed postal service or courier.