Business Visa Application Requirements for a Brazil Visa

  1. Passport

    You must provide your actual signed passport, including one copy of the personal information page of your passport. Your passport must:

    • Be valid for the next six months
    • Contain at least two consecutive blank visa pages for the visa stamp (excluding endorsements pages)
    • Not be frayed, torn, separating, or altered in any other way

    If your passport does not meet these requirements, please contact CIBTvisas at 800-929-2428 for further details.

  2. Photographs

    You must provide one color, passport-type photograph that meets the following criteria:

    • Be taken within the last three months and printed on high-quality photo paper
    • Be taken against an all white background
    • Be two inches by two inches
    • Provide the full frontal view of your head with your face centered in the middle and displaying a neutral (non-smiling) expression
    • You may wear neither eyeglasses nor headwear except for religious purposes
    • Your photo should not be affixed to your application and it may not display evidence of adhesive tape or staples

  3. Driver's License

    You must provide a copy of your driver's license: Your copy must display your home address as it appears on your visa application form.

  4. Online Brazil Application

    The Consulate of Brazil requires a visa application completed online, found at https://scedv.serpro.gov.br/.  Click the United Kingdom flag to access an English language form. Your completed application must:

    • Include answers for all fields, including the names of the applicant's parents
    • Include your name as it appears in your passport (leave the middle name field of the application form blank if your middle name is not represented in your passport)
    • Include your designated code number which will be issued at the end of the online application process
    • Include your signature as it appears in your passport
    • Be submitted to the consulate within 30 days of completion
    • Be signed inside the LARGE BOX found directly below the place of birth field
    • Be printed and included in your completed CIBTvisas Application Kit

    Reference the Brazil Online Visa Application Guide in this kit for further assistance completing your Online Brazil Application.

    The Brazil Consulate requires that your application and photograph be submitted electronically in advance of CIBTvisas delivering your complete visa application and materials to the consulate. CIBTvisas will upload these materials for you. A fee of $25.00 applies for this service.

  5. Business Introduction Letter

    A letter of introduction from your US-based company is required. Your completed introduction letter must:

    • Be printed on your company’s official letterhead
    • Display your full name, nationality, and job title
    • Display your company’s US address
    • Specify the exact purpose of your trip
    • Specify the number of entries requested and the length of each stay
    • Include your specific entry and exit dates
    • Include the validity of your requested visa
    • Be signed by a member of management
    • Clearly state that "No technical assistance will be performed while in Brazil"
    Included in this kit is a sample Business Introduction Letter for your reference.  Please use the exact language found in the sample when completing your own business introduction letter and include any special requirements listed above.

  6. CIBTvisas Order Form

    You must provide one completed CIBTvisas Order Form. The form must:

    • Include a valid email address and payment information, if applicable
    • Include your signature in blue or black ink

  7. Proof of Travel Arrangements

    You must provide proof of travel arrangements for the duration of your trip.  Details of your intended arrangements must:

    • Include a copy of an itinerary or e-ticket that displays your round trip travel and entry and exit dates for your destination
    • Show the traveler's full name (as printed in his or her passport)

  8. Optional Form-Fill Service

    The Consulate of Brazil requires a visa application completed online. CIBTvisas offers an easier solution to our clients: the visa application questionnaire included in this kit. Simply provide answers to all the fields on the included Brazil Visa Questionnaire and a CIBTvisas visa specialist will complete and review the visa application for you in 48 hours. You will be contacted if any information is inaccurate or incorrect saving you valuable time and expense.

  9. Urgent Applications

    For urgent visa applications which carry a tight deadline, we offer a Pre-Check service to save applicants valuable time. Once you have collected the required documents for your visa application and completed the visa application form, simply scan these items and email them over to our team. One of our experienced Visa Consultants will check the documents and contact you to advise of any potential problems within 3 hours of receipt of the email, preventing unnecessary delays to your application. For more information on this service visit http://cibtvisas.com/visa-pre-check-service.php

Tourist Application Requirements for a Brazil Visa

  1. Passport

    You must provide your actual signed passport, including one copy of the personal information page of your passport. Your passport must:

    • Be valid for the next six months
    • Contain at least two consecutive blank visa pages for the visa stamp (excluding endorsements pages)
    • Not be frayed, torn, separating, or altered in any other way

    If your passport does not meet these requirements, please contact CIBTvisas at 800-929-2428 for further details.

  2. Photographs

    You must provide one color, passport-type photograph that meets the following criteria:

    • Be taken within the last three months and printed on high-quality photo paper
    • Be taken against an all white background
    • Be two inches by two inches
    • Provide the full frontal view of your head with your face centered in the middle and displaying a neutral (non-smiling) expression
    • You may wear neither eyeglasses nor headwear except for religious purposes
    • Your photo should not be affixed to your application and it may not display evidence of adhesive tape or staples

  3. Driver's License

    You must provide a copy of your driver's license: Your copy must display your home address as it appears on your visa application form.

  4. Online Brazil Application

    The Consulate of Brazil requires a visa application completed online, found at https://scedv.serpro.gov.br/.  Click the United Kingdom flag to access an English language form. Your completed application must:

    • Include answers for all fields, including the names of the applicant's parents
    • Include your name as it appears in your passport (leave the middle name field of the application form blank if your middle name is not represented in your passport)
    • Include your designated code number which will be issued at the end of the online application process
    • Include your signature as it appears in your passport
    • Be submitted to the consulate within 30 days of completion
    • Be signed inside the LARGE BOX found directly below the place of birth field
    • Be printed and included in your completed CIBTvisas Application Kit

    Reference the Brazil Online Visa Application Guide in this kit for further assistance completing your Online Brazil Application.

    The Brazil Consulate requires that your application and photograph be submitted electronically in advance of CIBTvisas delivering your complete visa application and materials to the consulate. CIBTvisas will upload these materials for you. A fee of $25.00 applies for this service.

  5. CIBTvisas Order Form

    You must provide one completed CIBTvisas Order Form. The form must:

    • Include a valid email address and payment information, if applicable
    • Include your signature in blue or black ink

  6. Proof of Travel Arrangements

    You must provide proof of travel arrangements for the duration of your trip.  Details of your intended arrangements must:

    • Include a copy of an itinerary or e-ticket that displays your round trip travel and entry and exit dates for your destination
    • Show the traveler's full name (as printed in his or her passport)

  7. Minor Applicants

    Minors under the age of 18 must submit the following documents, all of which must be notarized:

    • The attached Minor Authorization form
    • A notarized letter of consent from both parents or legal guardian
    • The child's birth certificate
    • A copy of both parent's photo IDs

    If the child has legal guardians, the guardians must provide a notarized legal proof of guardianship.

  8. Optional Form-Fill Service

    The Consulate of Brazil requires a visa application completed online. CIBTvisas offers an easier solution to our clients: the visa application questionnaire included in this kit. Simply provide answers to all the fields on the included Brazil Visa Questionnaire and a CIBTvisas visa specialist will complete and review the visa application for you in 48 hours. You will be contacted if any information is inaccurate or incorrect saving you valuable time and expense.

  9. Urgent Applications

    For urgent visa applications which carry a tight deadline, we offer a Pre-Check service to save applicants valuable time. Once you have collected the required documents for your visa application and completed the visa application form, simply scan these items and email them over to our team. One of our experienced Visa Consultants will check the documents and contact you to advise of any potential problems within 3 hours of receipt of the email, preventing unnecessary delays to your application. For more information on this service visit http://cibtvisas.com/visa-pre-check-service.php

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