October 21, 2019
Visa tips

Photos guidelines for Vietnam visa on arrival

In order to get visa on arrival, apart from the visa approval letter, you are also required to filled and signed the form of entry and exit (form NA1) and you will find that the entry and exit form required to attached a current photo of your face.

The procedure to pick up visa on arrival at the airport in Vietnam will require you to complete, sign and attached photo on a form. Normally, we will include this form with the visa approval letter via email and remind you should complete this form with a current photo attached on it in advance to avoid hassle on arrival.

Photo Guide

What happens if you do not have photos? Do not worry, you can ask the officer the place to get photos when you arrive. It cost around US$2/each.

Warning: Please do not forget to print the visa approval letter for your visa on arrival. There is no printer at this area and it is not acceptable to show it from your mobile device like phone, iPad, tablet, computer,….


Overview about Vietnam visa policy Vietnam visa policy has been improved in the past few years to promote the development of tourism industry. The number of international tourists to Vietnam is growing steadily.

From 1 Jan, 2015, the new law on Entry, exit, transit, and residence of foreigners in Vietnam will be taken effect. Following this new law, Vietnam Immigration law will have some changes.

Upon arrival at the Vietnam airport, you will come to theĀ Visa Landing officeĀ to obtain the Visa sticker to place into your passport. After that, you will come to theĀ CustomsĀ CounterĀ to check-in.

TheĀ Application for entry and exit Visa formĀ is an important document that you have to submit to the Vietnam Immigration Officer when entering Vietnam. Since March 1, 2015, the old entry and exit form has been replaced by a new one which was renamed intoĀ Vietnamese visa application form.

Applying for aĀ Vietnam visa on arrivalĀ is so easy and convenient for applicants. Once obtaining a pre-approved letter, a tourist or businessman can get his or her visa at a Vietnam international airport.

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