Visa (EN)

Apply for a visa in Burkina Faso

Please complete legibly in capital letters two forms of visa application; you can print it here in French or English version. Application forms are also available at the Embassy of Burkina Faso in Copenhagen and Consulates of Burkina Faso. These forms must be duly completed, dated and signed.

When completed, applications should be sent to the Embassy of Burkina Faso in Copenhagen by post or delivered by hand.

Please enclose the following items with your application:

  • a valid passport (at least six months validity after return)
  • two (2) identical and authentic passport photographs on white background – passport size (4.5 x 3.5 cm). Photocopies or scanned photos are not accepted.
  • conditions are the same for children’s passport

Preference rules applicable for nationals registered in Burkina Faso.

If your passport has to be returned by post, to cover recorded delivery fees, please enclose an extra amount of DKK 95, 00 danish kroner per pass for Denmark, and DKK 105 Danish kroner per pass for Europe.

The time required for issuing the visa is ten (10) working days from the date of receipt of all documents by the Embassy. Incomplete applications will be returned.

An extension to your visa, if required, may be obtained in Burkina Faso.

The visa and expedition fees are payable by cash in Danish Kroners at the embassy, by check for Denmark to the account in Danske Bank (In this case the receipt of the transfer must be enclosed when submitting the visa application) :

  • Account No : 4001 400 131 99 49
  • IBAN             : DK3130004001319949
  • BIC/SWIFT : DABADKKK

For other countries please include 50.00 DKK as bank fees for Europe if you pay by transfer.

NB: A yellow fever vaccination is compulsory. (We would also recommend that you consult your doctor to obtain preventive medicines against malaria.)

TO AVOID PROCESSING DELAYS KINDLY FOLLOW STRICTLY THE INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE PREPARATION OF YOUR APPLICATION