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Immigration & Visa Information
All persons entering Liberia who do not hold a Liberian Passport are required to have a Visa; this includes Liberian nationals living in the United States who are naturalized US citizens. Visas may be obtained at the Embassy of Liberia in Washington, D.C.

Requirements for Visa and entry into Liberia:
a. Valid Passport
b. Two (2) passport size photographs (FULL face view on a White background)
c. Medical Certificate from a recognized physician indicating that the applicant is in good health and free from all communicable diseases (waived in general)
d. Application for visa to be completed in duplicate
e. Letter requesting for visa indicating place of accommodation in Liberia
f. Self-addressed prepaid envelope (overnight) for return of passport

Types of Visas Issued
> Diplomatic
> Official
> Visitor

• Consular section opens from 10:00am to 2:30pm, Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday.
Phone: 202-723-0437, Fax: 202-723-0436

• There is a waiting period of; at most, Seven (7) working days for processing ALL documents

• For a 24-hour rush processing, there is an additional $50.00 fee

In accordance with International Health Regulations, all persons entering Liberia are required to have a Valid Certificate of Immunization against Yellow Fever.

Non-Refundable Visa Processing Fees are as follows:
All fees are to be paid in U.S. Dollars via Money Orders, Cashier Checks or Bank drafts and made payable only to Embassy of Liberia. Personal checks are not acceptable. ABSOLUTELY NO CASH will be accepted as payment.

Fee for US Citizens: 1-3 months, $131.00; 1-Year multiple, $200.00, 2-Years multiple, $300.00; 3- Years multiple, $400.00; Citizens of all other countries: 1-3 months, $70.00;
1-Year multiple $150.00; 2-Years multiple, $250.00
Embassy of Liberia in Washington D. C.
5201 16th Street, NW
Washington DC, 20011
Telephone: (202) 723-0437
Fax: (202) 723-0436

The Permanent Mission of Liberia to the United Nations
866 UN Plaza
Suite 480
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212) 687 1033

The Consulate General of the Republic of Liberia in New York
866 United Nations Plaza
Suite 478
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212) 687 1025
Fax: (212)5993189

Embassy of Liberia Trade & Investment Liaison Office
1528 Walnut Street, Suite 1000
Philadelphia, PA 19102
E-mail: Tetagibson2006@yahoo.com, +1- 484-908-2955
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