Business E-visa Single Entry to Lesotho

Business E-Visa Single Entry is a non-immigrant visa issued for travelers planning to take part in business-related activities in Lesotho for a short period of time. Mostly, no paid activities are permitted.

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Business E-visa Single Entry to Lesotho

Business E-Visa Single Entry is a non-immigrant visa issued for travelers planning to take part in business-related activities in Lesotho for a short period of time. Mostly, no paid activities are permitted.

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How to obtain a Business E-visa Single Entry to Lesotho?

Lesotho is a democratic, sovereign, and independent country surrounded by its neighbor, the Republic of South Africa. Beautiful, culturally rich, secure, affordable, and easily reachable from Durban and Johannesburg, mountainous Lesotho is a highly undervalued destination for travel. The Government of Lesotho, completely committed to a free market policy, has initiated an ambitious campaign to attract foreign investment coupled with a comprehensive Program to direct the local entrepreneurs in setting up their own companies. As a result, many industries were developed not only to serve the local market but also to exploit export opportunities. Travelers wishing to travel to Lesotho are issued business visas for their business activities or on behalf of their organization and plan to stay for a limited time in Lesotho.

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The Business e-visa single entry to Lesotho is a short-term visa granted for business activities, commerce, or trade purposes.

The following nationalities are eligible for the Business e-visa single entry to Lesotho:

Africa

The people's Democratic Republic of Algeria, Republic of Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo the Democratic Republic of the, Congo Republic of the, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Arab Republic of Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Reunion, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Togo and Tunisia.

Asia

Lao People's Democratic Republic and Macau.

Central America

Anguilla, Aruba, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curacao, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Martinique, Netherlands Antilles, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, and US Virgin Islands.

Central Asia

Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.

Europe

Republic of Albania, Andorra, Belarus, Kingdom of Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Federal Republic of Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Holy See, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Principality of Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Kingdom of Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Kingdom of Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and Ukraine.

Middle East

Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Georgia, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestinian Territories, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.

North America

Bermuda and Mexico.

Oceania

American Samoa, French Polynesia, Guam, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, and Palau.

South America

Argentine Republic, Bolivia, Federative Republic of Brazil, Republic of Chile, Republic of Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, and Venezuela.

South Asia

Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, and Pakistan.

 South East Asia

Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Mongolia, Myanmar, North Korea, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Timor-Leste, and Vietnam.

Africa

Botswana, Gambia, Ghana, Republic of Kenya, Malawi, Republic of Mauritius, Namibia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Republic of South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

Asia

Japan.

Central America

Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Jamaica, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.

Europe

Austria, Ireland, San Marino, and the United Kingdom.

Middle East

Israel.

North America

Canada and the United States of America.

Oceania

Australia, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Vanuatu.

South America

Guyana.

South Asia

The Maldives and Sri Lanka.

South East Asia

Brunei, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, and Singapore.

The Lesotho government charges 2642 ZAR for a Lesotho visa fee. Our visa widget will help you to find out the visa cost. A service cost of $10 USD will be additionally charged by us to helping you to acquire your visa.

A Business e-visa single entry to Lesotho application may take at least Three days for processing. The applicant must apply once the travel plan is confirmed.

The maximum number of days you can stay using a Business e-visa single entry to Lesotho is 44 days.

A passport should have at least six months’ validity at the time the application is made for the granting of the Business e-visa single entry to Lesotho.

For Business e-visa single entry to Lesotho, the following documents are needed:

  1. Passport is valid for travel with a date of validity at least six months after your expected stay in the Kingdom of Lesotho.
  2. Recent passport photo.
  3. Travel Itinerary Details.
  4. Letter of invitation requesting your presence in the Kingdom of Lesotho or to book a hotel
  5. Letter of introduction from your employer, which indicates the business intent of your trip.
  6. Bank statement/evidence of funds to cover your expenses.
  7. An immunization card showing a current yellow fever inoculation
  8. Travel insurance is recommended.

Supplementary requirements can exist, depending on your nationality.

The applicant can enter Lesotho by using the Business e-visa single entry to Lesotho at any of the following international airports.

No. The Business e-visa single entry to Lesotho must be obtained prior to your entry into Lesotho.

The traveler should carry a copy of the e-Visa Approval with them at the time of entry into Lesotho. Confirm that your e-visa is shown as “GRANTED” on  http://evisalesotho.com/visa-application-process/ / before you try to enter the country. Passport control officers can check your e-Visa in their program at the ports of entry. You are however, advised to keep your e-Visa approval with you either as a softcopy (on tablet pcs, smartphones, etc.) or as a hardcopy in the event of device failure.

No, children are not permitted to apply for a Business e-visa single entry to Lesotho.  You may apply for any other visa that suits your children. Children visiting Lesotho are required to have a valid visa.

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No. A Lesotho evisa is not valid for employment. You must apply for a regular work visa in order to work in Lesotho.

Travelers with dual or multiple citizenships must choose which nationality and Passport to use on their trip. Based on the nationality you decided to use, the requirements to apply e-visa may differ.

Yes. However, travelers applying for a Lesotho evisa must apply using the Passport of the eligible country.

Yes. You can apply online by using your travel document as a substitute for Passport if it is issued by the eligible country. And the travel document must have at least six months' validity from the date of your arrival in Lesotho.

No. The applicant will receive an electronic visa via email, which does not require anything to be stamped prior to travel. The applicant should print out a copy of their visa before they travel and bring it with them to the port of entry.

When using a Lesotho evisa, you are welcome to engage in commerce or trade-related activities.

The applicant must prove the purpose of travel by presenting an introduction letter from your employer stating the business purpose of your trip or any other documents to prove the purpose of the trip.

No. Upon approval, Click2Visas will send the applicant their e-visa via email in PDF format.

No. Only citizens from eligible countries can apply for the Lesotho evisa. Please utilize our visa widget to see you qualify for the single entry business e-Visa.

Yes, all travelers need to have a valid Lesotho evisa before traveling to Lesotho.

No, the validity period of the Lesotho visas begins from the date specified on their application. The traveler can enter Lesotho on any date within this period.

No. The Lesotho evisa is just a landing authorization. Respective Lesotho officials at the ports of entry reserves the right to deny entry into Lesotho to a holder of an e-Visa without any explanation.