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The Brazil eVisa is currently unavailable. The system will be reintroduced to eligible travelers on April 10, 2024.

Brazil Tourist eVisa Information

The Tourist Brazil eVisa is an electronic visa that facilitates visa processing for citizens of eligible countries visiting Brazil for tourism.

The Brazil visa application online eliminates the need to apply at a Brazilian Consulate or Embassy.

The Brazil online visa allows eligible citizens to stay 90 days per year. The Brazil eVisa is a multiple-entry visa and valid for 2 years from the date of issue.

The tourist visa application for Brazil only takes a few minutes to complete online. The eVisa is valid for multiple travel purposes, such as: tourism, business, transit, to study, journalism, voluntary activities, to visit relatives and medical treatment.

To complete the Brazil eVisa application form, applicants are required to fill in some personal and passport information and answer easy questions related to security and health matters.

Once the Brazil eVisa application online had been approved, the Brazil tourist visa is electronically linked to the applicant’s passport.

For long-term stays or to live and/or work in Brazil, all foreign nationals must apply for the relevant visa at a Brazilian embassy.

Travelers from non-visa waiver countries must obtain a Brazil visa from an embassy for any visit, regardless of purpose or length of stay.

Travelers visiting Brazil for longer periods than 3 months per year must contact a Brazilian Embassy or Consulate for further information.

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Available from April 10, 2024
Permitted stays of up to 90 days per year
Valid for 2 years
Granted multiple entries
Allowed holder to enter Brazil for tourism, business, transit, and study
What is necessary?
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Passport with a minimum of 1 month’s validity

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email address

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Payment method (credit or debit card)

Brazil eVisa Requirements

The Brazil eVisa is available to citizens of the following countries:

  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Japan
  • The US

The Brazil online eVisa requirements are:

  • Passport from an eligible country valid for at least 1 month from the date of application
  • Color image of the passport biographical information page
  • Recent photograph with a white background
  • Credit/debit card details to pay the Brazil eVisa fee
  • Current email address to receive a copy of the approved Brazil online visa and any updates and notifications

The final requirement for tourists is to bring at least one (1) printed copy of the Brazil electronic visa to present at border control along with the passport registered in the application.

Countries Eligible for Brazil

Citizens from the countries listed below are eligible to apply online to enter Brazil
  • United States Virgin Islands

Other Visas

The Brazil Business eVisa is available to eligible citizens traveling to the country for business related activities. The traveler only needs to choose “business” as the main purpose of their trip to Brazil.

Like all Brazil eVisas, the Business eVisa is available from April 10, 2024.

Business Visa

Brazil Business eVisa Information

The Brazil business eVisa is an option for eligible foreign nationals traveling to the country for business purposes. Applicants can submit a Brazil business visa application exclusively online and avoid having to apply at a Brazilian Consulate or Embassy.

The Brazil business visa online allows eligible citizens to stay 90 days per year. The Brazil eVisa for business is a multiple-entry visa valid for 2 years from the date of issue.

The requirements for the Brazil business eVisa are the same as for other Brazilian eVisas (see above).

The traveler has to select “business” as the main purpose of the visit on the Brazil eVisa application.

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Brazil Visa FAQ

  • What is the Brazil eVisa?

    The Brazil eVisa is an electronic travel authorization which allows eligible citizens multiple short stays in Brazil for various purposes, such as for tourism or business.

    The eVisa permits multiple entries to stay up to 90 days per year and is valid for 2 years from the date of issue, or until the associated passport expired.

  • Can I go to Brazil without a visa?

    Only citizens of visa waiver countries can travel to Brazil without a visa.

    Visitors from other countries do not have visa exemption for Brazil and cannot enter the country without a visa.

  • Who needs to apply for a Brazil online visa?

    Citizens of Australia, Canada, Japan, and the United States will need to apply for a Brazil eVisa from April 10, 2024.

  • Can I get a Brazilian eVisa at the airport?

    No, it has never been possible to get a Brazil eVisa at the airport. Citizens of eligible countries will be required to apply for the Brazilian eVisa at least 5 business days before departing for Brazil.

  • What is the difference between the eVisa for Brazil and the Consular Visa?

    The Brazil eVisa can be obtained exclusively online. Applicants for a Brazil consular visa are required to go to a Brazilian Consulate in person to apply.

  • How can I get a Brazilian eVisa?

    Getting a Brazil eVisa is a simple process. Eligible citizens simply have to complete a straightforward online application and pay a visa fee.

  • What is the difference between the Brazil business eVisa and a work visa?

    The Brazil business eVisa  allows eligible citizens multiple short stays in the country to conduct business activities. It does not allow the holder to work and receive remuneration while in Brazil.

    The Brazil work visa allows the holder to undertake employment in the country and the application must be done in person at a Brazilian Embassy or Consulate. For the work visa to be approved, it is necessary to already have a contract with a company in Brazil and supply supporting documentation demonstrating this.

  • How long does it take to get a Brazilian tourist visa?

    The Brazil visa processing time for online visas is up to 5 business days. Travelers who require a tourist visa from a Brazilian embassy will have to wait at least 5 business days and may have to wait a number of weeks to have their application approved.

  • Do children need to apply for a Brazil eVisa?

    All minors under the age of 18 from eligible countries are required to have an eVisa to enter Brazil. In order to apply for the Brazil eVisa for kids, the minor had has to have his/her their own passport and further documentation may be required.

  • What documents do I need to travel to Brazil?

    In order to travel to Brazil, foreign nationals must have:

    • Valid passport
    • Visa (unless exempt)
  • Is Brazil eVisa multiple entry?

    The Brazil eVisa allows multiple entries to stay up to 90 days per year.

  • How long will a Brazil eVisa be valid for?

    The Brazil eVisa has a validity of 2 years from the date of issue, or until the associated passport expires.

  • How quickly can I get a Brazilian eVisa?

    It takes around 5 business days for a Brazil online visa application to be approved. It takes at least this long to process applications at a Brazilian embassy and may take longer.

  • Do I need an invitation letter for my Business eVisa?

    No, a Brazil business visa invitation letter is not required to apply for the eVisa.

  • How can I check the Brazil visa status online?

    Applicants can perform a Brazil visa check on the Brazilian government website. To track the status of a visa application, it is necessary to enter the applicant’s passport number and their date of birth.

  • Is my Brazilian tourist visa still valid?

    The tourist visa for Brazil is valid for 2 years from the date of issue or until the associated passport expires.

  • What happens if you overstay your tourist visa in Brazil?

    Overstaying a tourist visa in Brazil incurs a penalty of 8 reais a day up to a maximum penalty of 800 reais. Reais are Brazil’s currency. Visitors are required to pay the fine either when leaving Brazil or when they return. If the fine is not paid, the traveler will receive a 6-month ban from entering Brazil.

    Those caught by the authorities with an expired Brazil online visa are given a period of 7 days to leave the country, charged the overstay penalty and given the 6-month ban.

  • Can I travel to Brazil with an expired passport?

    Travelers cannot travel to and enter Brazil with an expired passport.

  • How can I renew my tourist visa to Brazil?

    A Brazil tourist visa obtained from an embassy can be renewed from within the country at a Federal Police office.

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