A visa is exempt for passport holders from the following countries visiting Brazil for short term tourism purposes:
Australian, Canadian and USA citizens will require a Brazilian visa, which must be obtained prior to arrival.
For all other nationalities and for stays longer than 90 days please contact the relevant embassy.
Please note if you are flying to or from Brazil via other destinations visas may also be required.
An eVisa is now available for Brazil. For more information please go to: http://www.vfsglobal.com/brazil-evisa/.
First step – provide the needed information: register on the website and provide all the requested information. If you are a minor it may be necessary to upload additional documents.
Second step – pay visa fee: after providing all the required information, you have to pay the visa fee through the Payment gateway. You can pay the fees using a MasterCard, Visa and Union Pay credit/debit card.
Third step – Download e-visa: if the fee payment is successful and a visa is granted you will receive a pdf file containing your eVisa. You must download and print your eVisa and present it at the moment of your boarding and landing in Brazil. We also recommend that you keep a copy of the pdf file in your mobile phone.
If you don’t print and present your eVisa at the airport, you will not be allowed to board the aeroplane.
You require a passport photo scan and a scan of your passport bio page. Files can be resized on the eVisa website so that they match the requirements.
The cost is US$40 per person.
The average processing time of your eVisa may be up to 5 business days.
The eVisa is valid for 2 years.
Your stay in Brazil cannot exceed 90 days.