Tourism

Germany visa requirements for Tanzanians

Basic Travel Requirements for Tanzanians visiting
Germany

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


  • A completed application form.
  • Two passport photos taken on a white background.
  • Copies of your passport and previous visas are required.
  • A copy of your return ticket reservation.
  • Travel medical visa insurance with a minimum of 30,000 euro coverage within Germany and the entire Schengen area.
  • A cover letter stating your purpose to Germany.
  • Proof of accommodation for the whole duration of the trip. 
  • Proof of civil status(marriage certificate, birth certificate of your children or death certificate of your spouse).
  • Means of subsistence for the duration of stay.
  • Employment contract.
  • Bank statement of 6 months showing salary received from employer and income tax return(ITR) form.
  • Business license for self-employed applicants.
  • A letter of agreement from your school and proof of enrollment.
  • Pension statement of at least 6 months if applicable.
  • The visa fee is 60 Euro. For children between age 6 and 12, the visa fee is 35 Euro and is free for children ages 0 – 6

Germany Visa for Tanzanians

Facts about Germany


Visiting Germany is a vacation worth taking for every traveler. Asides from being one of the safest travel destinations in the world, the country is rich in history, culture, outdoor activities, and of course its cities. The country is home to the world’s leading trade fairs, the ITB Berlin. Also, the Oktoberfest which takes place in Munich between September and October is one of the main events which draws a lot of tourists to the country. The Oktoberfest draws as much as 6 million tourists to the country yearly. Tourists in the country also have the liberty of engaging in winter sports like alpine skiing, snowboarding, bobsledding, and cross-country skiing in various regions in the country.
 
Germany is the ninth most visited country in the world. In 2012, over 30.4 million international tourists visited the country bringing over $38 billion in international tourism. The tourism industry is responsible for contributing 4.5% of the German GDP and provides 2 million jobs. The number of visitors is expected to increase significantly in the years to come.

Types of Germany Visa


Types of VisaProcessing TimeDuration of Stay
Business visa15 days90
Medical visa15 days90 days
Student visa15 days2 – 3 years depending on the duration of the course
Tourist visa15 days90 days
Transit visa15 days5 days

General Requirements for Germany Visa


  • A completed application form.
  • Two passport photos taken on a white background.
  • Copies of your passport and previous visas are required.
  • A copy of your return ticket reservation.
  • Travel medical visa insurance with a minimum of 30,000 euro coverage within Germany and the entire Schengen area.
  • A cover letter stating your purpose to Germany.
  • Proof of accommodation for the whole duration of the trip. 
  • Proof of civil status(marriage certificate, birth certificate of your children or death certificate of your spouse).
  • Means of subsistence for the duration of stay.
  • Employment contract.
  • Bank statement of 6 months showing salary received from employer and income tax return(ITR) form.
  • Business license for self-employed applicants.
  • A letter of agreement from your school and proof of enrollment.
  • Pension statement of at least 6 months if applicable.
  • The visa fee is 60 Euro. For children between age 6 and 12, the visa fee is 35 Euro and is free for children ages 0 – 6

Germany Visa Fees


Business visa

60.00 (EUR)

Medical visa

60.00 (EUR)

Student visa

60.00 (EUR)

Tourist visa

60.00 (EUR)

Transit visa

60.00 (EUR)

Germany Visa Application Centres & Embassies in
Tanzania


Dar-es-Salaam

Umoja House Mirambo Street/Garden Ave., 2nd Floor P.O. Box 95 41 Dar-es-Salaam

www.daressalam.diplo.de

[email protected]

(+255) 22 211 74 09/ 10-15