Visa

Belgium visa requirements for Malagasys

Basic Travel Requirements for Malagasys visiting
Belgium

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to
apply for a Belgian Visa.


  • A Malagasy passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and with 2 blank pages for visa stamp.

  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.

  • Parents or legal guardians are expected to sign the form for minor applicants.

  • Three passport-sized photographs taken on a white background.

  • Travel document must be completed.

  • Proof of financial capability for the duration of stay.

  • Proof of accommodation or hotel reservations.

  • Copy of return flight ticket.

  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to the home country.

  • A police report showing the traveller does not have a criminal record.

  • Medical insurance to cover the entire duration of stay.

  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.

  • Copy of travel itinerary.

  • Belgium does not have an embassy in Madagascar, applicants from Madagascar are advised to apply through the embassy in Tanzania.

 

 

 

Belgium Visa for Malagasys

Facts about Belgium


Belgium is a prime tourist site due to its historical landmark, modern architecture and rural idylls. Also, the country is visited by a lot of business tourists. The country is also famous for its long traditions in arts, fashion, and its cuisine. Tourists in the country can be guaranteed of a very good time as there are a lot of things to see all over the city and activities like hiking, biking and camping to engage in. While in the country, there are various festivals to attend at different periods throughout the year. Mussels, Balletjes, Stoemp, Waffles, and other special Belgian delicacies will leave you asking for more, be sure to try these cuisines out.
 
Tourism in Belgium has been on the up since 2009. The number of visitors who visited Belgium in 2009 was just over 12 million which increased to 16 million in 2017. It has been estimated that these numbers will continue to increase in the years to come. The tourism industry generates about 2.8% of Belgium’s gross domestic product and employs about 3.3% of the working population.
 
Foreigners are not allowed to enter or leave the country with more €10,000 or its equivalent in any currency. Avoid wearing expensive jewellery and watches as this may attract petty criminals to you.

Types of Belgium Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 15-21 working days 90 days
Business visa 15-21 working days 90 days
Student visa 15-21 working days variable
Transit visa 5-7 working days 24 hours

General Requirements for Belgium Visa


  • A Malagasy passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and with 2 blank pages for visa stamp.

  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.

  • Parents or legal guardians are expected to sign the form for minor applicants.

  • Three passport-sized photographs taken on a white background.

  • Travel document must be completed.

  • Proof of financial capability for the duration of stay.

  • Proof of accommodation or hotel reservations.

  • Copy of return flight ticket.

  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to the home country.

  • A police report showing the traveller does not have a criminal record.

  • Medical insurance to cover the entire duration of stay.

  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.

  • Copy of travel itinerary.

  • Belgium does not have an embassy in Madagascar, applicants from Madagascar are advised to apply through the embassy in Tanzania.

 

 

 

Belgium Visa Fees


Tourist visa

60.00 (EUR)

Business visa

60.00 (EUR)

Student visa

140.00 (EUR)

Transit visa

60.00 (EUR)

Belgium Visa Application Centres & Embassies in
Madagascar


Tanzania

Barack Obama Road, 5 Dar-es-Salaam

https://tanzania.diplomatie.belgium.be

[email protected]

+255 22 211 26 88