From the 1st of November onwards, tourists and business travelers can use an e-visa to enter Malawi. This will lead to shorter processing times and a make the application more convenient.

The average time to process an e-visa are five days. For more complex applications, this can take up to 21 days.

The e-visa service is available for short term business visa as well as tourist visa for up to 12 months. Fees start at 50$ and can go up to 250$ depending on the type and the duration of the visa.

The visa will be issued for the exact duration of the trip to Malawi, with an initial visa duration of no longer than 12 months.