How to get a visa extension in Vietnam
General information on procedures for extension of visa
How to get a visa extension in Vietnam?
There are 2 options to exend a Vietnam visa within the country:
You can either have our company extend the visa for your or do it on your own. If you prefer to appear personally at the Immigration Office for application of visa extension, please carry a completed application form for extension of stay and your original passport.
If you ask assistance from us, please provide your scan of passport and current Vietnam visa to our email [email protected] for review in advance. In the email, please let us know your latest date of entry, port of entry and address in Vietnam. After reviewing, we will inform you about the charges and require your passport. In case your are staying in Hanoi, Haiphong or Ho Chi Minh city, our representative will pick up the passport in person at your place. If you live in somewhere else, please use secure express delivery service. Within 7-10 business days, you will get the passport back with a new Vietnam visa stamp on it.
What is the maximum extension of stay that can be granted?
Both tourist and business visas can be extended to one month or three months. If you are in possesion of work permit, the Immigration Department may grant you 6 months of extension.
How many days should I allot for filing visa extension application?
You are advised to submit application for visa extension at least 5 days before the expiration of your authorized stay
-We are capable of extending Vietnam tourist visa and business visas only. For any other kind of visa, please apply through official agencies, government, business sponsor of contact with Vietnam Immgration Department at:
- In Hanoi: No. 40A Hang Bai Str., Hoan Kiem Dist., Ha Noi
- In Da Nang: No. 7 Tran Quy Cap Str., Da Nang
- In Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon): No. 254 Nguyen Trai Str., Dist.1, Ho Chi Minh
Note: We temporarily stop tourist visa extension in Ho Chi Minh City. The service will be opened again soon. We greatly appreciate your understanding.
If you have some concern about how to get a visa extension in Vietnam, please send to email address [email protected] or call us at hotline +84 9220.127.116.11 for assistance