Burkinabe Visa Entry Requirements for Residents in United Kingdom

Thinking of travelling to Burkina Faso from United Kingdom and wants to know the latest Burkinabe Visa Requirements for British nationals or permanent residents in United Kingdom? Learn more about the Burkinabe visa information including tourist visa, business visa and airport visa from this website.

Types of Burkinabe Visas for British Nationals and Permanent Residents in the United Kingdom.

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<p itemprop=There are various type of Burkinabe visas are available for you to apply. The type of Burkinabe visa you will need to apply depends on the purpose, length of your trip and the frequency of trips you will be taking to Burkina Faso. If you require information such as Burkinabe consulate contact details , visa forms for Burkina Faso, and other travel information please use the dropdown menu, below.

  • Burkinabe tourist visa for British nationals and permanent residents in the United Kingdom is issued for a short period of leisure travel in Burkina Faso and no business activities permitted with the short term tourist visa for Burkina Faso.
  • Burkinabe visitor visa for British nationals and permanent residents in the United Kingdom is issued for a short period of travel to visit friends and family in Burkina Faso and no business activities are permitted.
  • Burkinabe business visa for British citizens and permanent residents in the United Kingdom is issued for participating in short-term business activity in Burkina Faso.
  • Burkinabe transit visa for British nationals and permanent residents in the United Kingdom is issued and is generally valid for 3 days or less, for transferring through a port in Burkina Faso to a third destination.

General Documnets Required to Apply for a Burkinabe Visa for British Nationals and Permant Residents in the United Kingdom

The below items are generally required to apply for any type of Burkinabe visas in the United Kingdom:

  • Fully completed Visa Application Form and essential declaration
  • Passport size photographs
  • Valid national passport

There are other types of Burkinabe visas such as student visas, temporary worker visas, parent visas, spousal visas or partner visas for British nationals which are available to apply. Please contact the Burkinabe Embassy in London or the nearest Burkinabe consulate accredited to the United Kingdom for more information.

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Burkinabe Entry Visa Types Available for British Nationals and Permanent Residents in the UK

Single Entry visa for Burkinabe: A single-entry visa allows its holder to enter Burkinabe only once, within the given period of time, as mentioned in the visa sticker affixed to their passport. Once the visa holder exits the territory of Burkinabe or visa region associated with Burkinabe, he or she can no longer go back, even if they have not spend in Burkinabe the number of days as permitted by the Burkinabe embassy that issued them the visa.

Double Entry visa for Burkinabe: In general, a double-entry visa applies the same way as the single-entry visa explained above. The sole difference between a single-entry and a double-entry visa is that the second gives you the chance to go once more back to Burkinabe

Multiple Entry visa for Burkinabe: This type of visa allows the holder of the visa to enter Burkinabe mutiple times with visa validity period.

What Are The Steps to Apply for an Burkinabe Visa for British Nationals?

To apply for an Burkinabe visa in the United Kingdom, then follow the steps given below:

  • Check if you need to apply for a Burkinabe Visa.
  • Know when is the right time to apply for your Burkina Faso visa!
  • Figure out what type of Burkinabe visa you will need.
  • Find out where you should lodge your Burkinabe visa application.
  • Fill in the right Burkinabe visa form.
  • Collect the documents required for Burkinabe visa.
  • Make a visa appointment and attend the visa interview.
  • Submit your biometrics.
  • Pay the Burkinabe visa fee.

Please Note: Please consult Burkinabe consulate in the United Kingdom as visa regulations for Burkina Faso can and often change overnight. In individual cases, additional documents required for Burkinabe visa. We accept no responsibility as we have no affiliation with the embassy of Burkina Faso in the United Kingdom or their visa section.

What are the common questions asked by a Burkinabe visa officer?

Going for a visa interview at the Burkinabe consulate in London? The visa officer at the Burkinabe consulate will look over your application and ask you questions if they wish to clarify anything. It is best to answer these questions honestly.

Typical questions asked at the Burkinabe visa interview include:

  • What is your purpose of your trip to Burkina Faso?
  • Do you know anyone living in Burkina Faso?
  • What is your current occupation? How long have you been in your current occupation?
  • If you are a student, when will the studies finish?
  • How will you support yourself whilst in Burkina Faso?
  • Have you ever travelled to other countries?
  • Who will pay for your trip to Burkina Faso?
  • What are your plans when you return from your trip from Burkina Faso?
  • What will you do if your Burkinabe visa application is rejected?

What are the usual reasons for getting your Burkinabe visa denied?

Common reasons why your Burkinabe visa application got rejected include:

  • Lack of funds – you must be able to afford your trip Burkina Faso and you must provide documents to show that you can.
  • Proof of accommodation not provided – you must be able to show where you will be staying in Burkina Faso and you can easily do this by providing a hotel reservation in Burkina Faso.
  • The visa officer thinks you will not return to your home country – you must make it clear that you intend to leave Burkina Faso and return to your home country before the expiry of your visa. You can do this by providing documents that show you have ties where you live, such as an employment letter or proof that you own your home etc.
  • No proof of residence – you must be able to prove that you can live in the country of your residence legally, so you must provide proof of residence.

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