For Visa assistance inquiries, please access http://visa.comsoc.org
Visas are granted by the Brazilian consulates abroad.
Holders of passports of the following 92 jurisdictions do not require a visa to visit Brazil up to 90 days for tourism or business purposes (unless otherwise noted). An identity document is accepted instead of a passport for Citizens of Mercosur countries. List of the 92 jurisdictions that do not require a visa to visit Brazil up to 90 days:
South Africa, Germany, Andorra, Argentina, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Bolivia, Bulgaria, Chile, Colombia, South Korea, Costa Rica, Croatia, Denmark, Ecuador, Slovakia, Slovenia, Philippines, Finland, France, Great Britain/UK, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxemburg, Macau, Malaysia, Morocco, Monaco, Namibia, Norway, New Zealand, Malta, Netherlands/Holland, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Guyana, Check Republic, San Marino, Sweden, Switzerland, Suriname, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uruguay, Venezuela and Vatican.
List of countries for which an entry visa is required:
Afghanistan, Albania, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Saudi Arabia, Algeria, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bahrain, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bosnia, Botswana, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cape Verde, Cameroon, Cambodia, Canada, Qatar, Kazakhstan, Chad, China, Cyprus, Singapore, Comoros, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Cook Islands, North Korea, Ivory Coast, Cuba, Djibouti, Dominica, Egypt, El Salvador, United Arab Emirates, Eritrea, States United States, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Georgia, Grenada, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, Haiti, Hong Kong, Yemen, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Yugoslavia / Serbia and Montenegro, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kiribati Islands, Kuwait, Laos, Lesotho, Latvia, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mariana Islands, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mauritania, Mexico, Micronesia, Mozambique, Moldova, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Palestine, Papua / New Guinea, Pakistan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Dominican Republic, Romania, Rwanda, Russia, Solomon Islands, Western Samoa, Santa Lucia, St. Kitts and Principe, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Seychelles, Syria, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Sudan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, East Timor, Togo, Tonga, Turkmenistan Islands, Tuvalu, Ukraine, Uganda , Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
If you have questions, please refer to the nearest Brazilian Consulate.
List of documents usually required for Visa application:
1. Each traveler must complete their own Visa Application Form, including children under 18.
2. Payment of a fee, which varies according to the type of visa and length of stay.
3. Passport must be valid for at least six months from the date of the visa application.
4. Recent 3x4cm or 5x7cm photo on white background.
5. Children under 18 unaccompanied by parents or guardians must bear an authorization form signed by both parents.
Guidelines for Spanish Citizens
According to the guidelines issued to Diplomatic Representations abroad, the requirements to be met by Spanish tourists entering Brazil, based on strict reciprocal treatment, are the following:
a) valid passport;
b) round-trip ticket (carrying indication of the return date on the ticket);
c) proof of sufficient financial resources for subsistence for the length of their stay in Brazil. This amount should correspond to at least R$ 170.00/day and demonstrated, for example, by presentation of a major credit card with the latest statement of account for verification of the credit card limit;
d) for those staying in a hotel: a document proving payment of hotel reservation; or
e) for those staying at a private residence: invitation letter from an individual resident in the Brazilian city of destination informing the period of stay of the Spanish tourist, signed by the declarant and certified by a Brazilian notary public, and accompanied by proof of residence issued to the declarant. (Note: Since there is no specific form for the invitation letter, a statement by the interested party containing the information above shall suffice). Business travelers must present documentary evidence of the activities to be performed in said capacity during their stay in Brazil; otherwise, they will receive the same treatment as tourists.