This information applies to residents of all US States.

Visas for Sierra Leone

Below you will find the requirements to obtain a visa for Sierra Leone. Once you complete gathering the documents, choose your processing time and place your order online or use the paper order form. If you have questions at any point in the process, click the and you will be directed to a pop-up page with more information; close that once your question is answered and proceed.

Jurisdiction: This information applies to residents of all US States


  • Signed Passport with at least six months validity and blank visa pages

  • Two current passport-type photos

  • One completed and signed application. Click HERE for the application. For minors, both
    parents must sign the form and it must be notarized and the Birth Certificate must be

  • Copy of current Bank Statements to show sufficient funds for trip 

  • A valid International Certificate of Vaccination for Yellow Fever

  • Original Business Letter from company in the U.S. (for Business Visas)

  • Invitation from Company to be visited in Sierra Leone (for Business Visas)

  • Copy of flight itinerary on Travel Agency letterhead or copy of tickets

  • (for Non-US Passport holders) Copy of front and back of Alien Registration Card ("Green Card") or copy of U.S. visa in Passport

Processing Times and Fees:

Processing Type: Service Fee:
Regular Processing: 6 or more Business days: $100 (US Passport Holder)
$150 (non-US Passport)
Rush Processing: Less than 6 Business days: $150 (US Passport Holder)
$200 (non-US Passport)

Sierra Leone charges: $160 for Multiple Entry visas for US Passport . Fees for non-US Passports vary.

Place order:

Due to variables in prices we do not offer an online order for Sierra Leone visas; please use our paper order form. Click HERE for the form. Complete all information and ship your documents to the address at the top of the form. Your credit card will be charged once the work is complete and we will include a receipt with your returned passport.

Note: Fees charged by the Consulate or Embassy are subject to change.

American Visa Service - 53 West Jackson - Suite 1226 - Chicago, IL 60604  (312) 922-8860 fax (312)922-7578


Note: Visa documents not in our office by 9:30 a.m. (CST) may be submitted the following business day and/or may be charged additional rush fees to meet a date of departure. We suggest you ship documents by UPS Early AM with signature waived as all other options generally arrive too late for submission. All passport documents will be submitted the day after they are received. AVS is not responsible for deliveries to our office. American Visa Service, Inc. is not responsible for passports lost, delayed or damaged by any government office, Consulate or delivery service. American Visa is not responsible for the websites of other offices nor for problems with those sites. Fees and/or requirements may change with little or no advance notice. All cancelled orders will incur a 10% credit card fee to cover the fees AVS is charged by Visa/MC/Amex to process charges and refunds.