Business visitors are permitted to undertake any business of a temporary nature, i.e., which does not Exceed three months. These business activities may include, engaging the professional, such as consultation attend meetings etc. The maximum period that business visitors can enter the region is 3 months maximum.
Highly Skilled Visa
The Ministry of Labour, Employment, Youths and People with Disabilities has a category B work permit, which is specific for highly skilled foreign employees in the oil and gas industry. The visa also includes those who lecture in mathematics and science.
Temporary Work Permit
Immigration categories are based on the sector, the nature of the organization, professions, and the duration of the assignments. Both the long-term work permit and short-term work permit cater for intercompany transfers of foreign expats. The submission of application documents includes a work permit application form, cover letter, proof of qualifications of the applicant to the Ministry of Labour, Employment, Youth and People with disabilities. Once the application is submitted, the same will be deliberated by the Labour Commissioner, whose decision would be either for issuance or denial of a work permit will be made in two to three weeks.
Multiple Entry Visa
This Visa may be issued to foreign nationals whose purposes of visits call for frequent visits to the United Republic of Tanzania. These may include Directors of Companies registered in Tanzania who do not reside in the country, Persons engaged in Bilateral Meetings, Spouses married to Tanzanians/Residents, Government Consultants, Representatives of international NGO’s and any other person as may be determined by the Commissioner General of Immigration or Commissioner of Immigration Zanzibar.