How to Get Cameroon Tourist Visit Visa from London

The Republic of Cameroon is located in the west Central Africa and is a neighbour of Nigeria. The common stigma that sticks with the African countries is that they have deprived economy, chaotic situation and political situation often remains unstable. However, when it comes to Cameroon things are totally different here as the state enjoys relatively high political and social stability than the other African countries.

Due to stable condition, Cameroon is slowly becoming a travel destination for the tourists. Several Londoners are also eager to visit the top tourist attractions in Cameroon such as Mount Cameroon (volcano), art galleries which maintain huge collection of Camerounese art, museums to learn about the history of this country and other fine attractions. However, most of the people in the capital of Great Britain are not familiar with the procedure of getting the tourist visa of Cameroon from London. To help such folks here is a step by step guide to get Cameroon tourist visa from London.


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    - Provide passport that must be valid for at least 6 months.
    - Provide 2 completed application forms
    - Provide 2 passport style photos with the frontal view.
    - Provide a letter of invitation from either the host or contact or partner in Cameroon that must be certified by the Cameroon police.
    - Applicants should also need to show their round-trip tickets.
    - Plus bank statement as proof of finances of subsistence. The balance of applicant’s bank account must not less than £1,000 except where a tour operator or travel agency is making arrangements for the trip.
    - Applicant also has to provide confirmed hotel reservation in case for he or she is not a part of an organised trip.

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    Sanitary Requirements

    Below is the list of vaccinations which are either compulsory or recommended to the tourists prior coming to Cameroon.

    Compulsory vaccines: Yellow Fever and Cholera protection.

    Recommended Vaccines: Typhoid, Meningitis and Malaria protection.

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    Visa Application Form

    Visa application form of Cameroon is available with the Cameroon High Commission in London.

    Visit: Cameroon High Commission

    Or you can download visa form from here.

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    Visa Fee

    Visa fee of Cameroon for 1 day to 3 months is £59. The amount specified is subject to variation therefore, applicants should confirm visa fee from the Cameroon High Commission (see the address above) before depositing it.

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    Mode of Payment

    The mode of payment to get Cameroon's tourist visa is either by cash or postal money order only. For further information consult Cameroon High Commission in London.

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    After completing the visa application, applicant can lodge it at the reception desk of the Cameroon High Commission between 9.30am to 12.30pm from Monday to Friday, apart from bank or public holidays in UK and Cameroon. To verify the identification the presence of the applicant may be required.

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    Processing Time

    The processing time period in normal cases is approximately 48 hours. For other cases processing period contact Cameroon High Commission.

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    Collect Visa

    Passport can be collected between 2.00pm to 3.30pm every business day. In case of fast track service processing should be justified. If not then, it is the normal waiting period, which applies to the application.

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