VISA PROCEDURE CHANGE: Benin embassy no longer issues visa stickers. All visas are now processed electronically. Please see requirements below and e-mail all copies to:

STEP 1. Gather the following documents according to the purpose of your trip:


  • Copy of US passport information page and signature page- must be at least 6 mo.

  • One passport photo (2"x2")- must be taken within last 2-3 months

  • One Application Form (click here to download)

  • One IVS Order Form (click here to download)

  • Copy of round trip itinerary

  • Yellow Fever Vaccination card (copies accepted)

  • Copy of Green Card for non-US citizens

STEP 2. E-mail copies of all documents to

Embassy fees (includes $5 money order fee)
          Regular Processing: 1-2 days         
Tourist or business (single entry valid for 30 or 90 days)

International Visa Service Fees  
  Regular Processing: 1-2 days 
Price per visa processed                                      

Shipping Fees                                                                                                                          
Not Applicable. Visa approval will be e-mailed to you

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Questions About Fees?

*Please include embassy fees, our service fees and return delivery payment or a completed air bill. Incomplete payment, incomplete applications or documents and wrong application form will cause a delay in processing the above visa application.

** The service fees are non-refundable, once we receive your documents and start processing them. Due to the high volume of applications being submitted, the processing times may be delayed by the Passport Agency. While such situations are beyond our control, we will do everything possible to accommodate your trip and will call you immediately to let you know about the status of your application