How to get a Vietnam visa from Perth
After 1 hour of searching on Google, we found that “How to get a Vietnam visa in Perth” is one of the most asked questions by travelers from beautiful Australia country. For that reason, we are writing this article with hopes of clearing up your concerns
At present, Vietnam e-visa is not applicable to citizens of Australia; while waiting for the e-visa is extended to your country, you still have 2 alternative options to apply for Vietnam visa from Perth.
Option 1. Obtain the visa at consulate
ï¶ Pros: Everything is completed in advance so you can focus on making a perfect plan for the upcoming trip. The visa is good to use at airports and land border gates.
ï¶ Cos: You must hand over your valuable passport to embassy for visa processing. Processing time is slow (not a good choice in case of emergency) and visa fees are high (the fee is non-refundable in any cases).
Step1: Visit https://visa.mofa.gov.vn/_layouts/registration/ApplicationForm.aspx to fill out application form as correctly as possible. Make sure to carefully read every instruction given on the application and take time to double check accuracy of the form before submission. Print out the form and put a signature on it.
Step 2: Affix a 2x2 inches recent photo to application form.
Step 3: Submit your valid passport with application form, flight booking and payment at the consulate. (Note: The visa fee varies depending on type of visa you select. Please contact with the consulate to check exact fee for your application)
Step 4: Come back the consulate after 3-5 business days to receive the passport and visa. Make sure you proofread the visa before leaving the office. Any errors must be reported immediately for amendment.
Contact Consulate in Perth:
Address: Vietnamese Consulate General in Perth, Australia Level 8, 16 St Georges Terrace Perth Western Australia 6000 Australia
Phone: (+61) 8 9221 1158 or (+61) 4 1376 9616
Email: [email protected] [email protected]
Option 2. Collect visa on arrival
Before we dive in to step-by-step visa on arrival process, it’s important to be noted that visa on arrival is only applicable for travels by plane. If you are entering Vietnam by bus or cruise, go back to the option 1 for instructions to receive visa from Consulate General of Vietnam in Perth before arrival.
ï¶ Pros: Easy to apply online from anywhere, at any time. Processing time is fast (1 hour to 24 business hours) and price is cheap (fee is refundable in case your application is declined).
ï¶ Cos: the stamping process on arrival may be slow when there are many people getting visa stamped at the same time.
Vietnam visa on arrival process is somewhat different against your common thoughts. The first move that must take is obtaining approval letter. Failure of getting approval will result in failure of getting visa upon arrival. 3 steps described hereunder will guide you how to obtain Vietnam visa approval online from Perth:
Step 1: Visit the link http://www.vietnamvisa-easy.com/apply to provide personal information and select visa type. If you haven’t’ decided the travel date, so put in the proposed date. This will be the date from which your visa becomes effective. Visa validity refers to authorized length of your stay in Vietnam. You are able to travel later than the date shown on visa, as long as it is still valid.
For Australians entering Vietnam to do business, please kindly refer to Vietnam business visa page for instructions.
Step 2.Proceed with paying for your visa application by credit/debit card. The visa fee varies depending on length of stay and number of entries. Go to Vietnam visa fee page to check the price for normal and rush service.
Step 3: Check the email box to receive the approval and entry-exit form via email on the following day. The approval can be issued within a few hours on the same day with additional cost. Read more details at rush Vietnam visa.
The approval is accepted at every international airport in Vietnam including Noi Bai, Tan Son Nhat, Da Nang, Cam Ranh, Cat Bi. When you get off the plane, follow the sign to approach checkpoint counter. Be ready to submit original passport, approval letter, 01 passport-sized photo and completed entry-exit form. Then find a seat and wait until your name is called. Stamping fee is $25 for single entry and $50 for multiple entry visa. Please remember to bring some cash since the credit payment is not welcome.
Tips: Use stamping assistance service to collect visa faster avoiding the queue. The service is very helpful when you have limited time at airport.
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