Temporary suspension of visa on arrival, not for all countries

Temporary suspension of visa on arrival, not for all countries

KATHMANDU, March 10: We would like to share the latest update from Department of a Immigration, Nepal regarding temporary Visa-On-Arrival facility suspension from TIA. Please note that 3 more countries Spain, Germany and France are now in the list. The rule will be effective for these 3 countries from 13th March only. While for rest 5 it will be applicable from March 10.



Urgent Notice from Department of Immigration  

The Government of Nepal is monitoring the spread of Corona Virus (COVID-19). Taking into account the global recommendations and measure of the WHO, the Government of Nepal has decided to temporarily suspend visa-on-arrival for the nationals of the following countries, effective from 10 March, 2020 to till the date of further notice:

1. People's Republic of China, including Special Administrative Regions

2. Islamic Republic of Iran

3. Italy

4. Republic of Korea

5. Japan

However, those willing to visit Nepal can obtain visa beforehand from the Nepali Missions abroad. Applicants in these countries are required to submit a recently issued health certificate with the visa application.

KATHMANDU, March 2: Nepal announces temporary suspension of visa on arrival for citizens of five countries including China.

With coronavirus now spreading beyond China, the government on Monday announced suspension of visa on arrival for citizens of China, Iran, Italy, South Korea and Japan from March 7 to March 31.

Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) took a decision to this effect today in consultation with Ministry of Foreign Affairs, according to the ministry officials.

The decision comes a day after the meeting of Council of Ministers instructed the government agencies including MoHA to take measures in a bid to prevent from the coronavirus outbreak.

Earlier yesterday, a meeting of high-level government task-force formed to prevent the outbreak of coronavirus made the similar decision while suggesting the government agencies to take precautionary measures against COVID-19. The meeting was chaired by Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Ishwar Pokharel.


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