Foreign nationals exempted from visa requirements when traveling to Namibia for a maximum period of 90 days per year

Nationals from the countries listed below with whom Namibia has Visa Exemption Agreements are not required to obtain visa and will be allowed to enter into Namibia and get VisitorĀ“s Entry Permit (VEP) endorsement stamps at the Port of entry for the following reasons:

  • Holiday/vacation
  • Visiting friends or relatives
  • Attending workshops (not as facilitator)
  • Attending meetings
  • Exploring of business opportunities
  • Medical treatment
  • Any other purpose other than employment of any kind
Angola Ireland Seychelles
Armenia Italy Singapore
Australia Japan South Africa
Austria Kazakhstan Spain
Azerbaijan Kenya Swaziland
Belarus Kyrgyzstan Sweden
Belgium Liechtenstein Switzerland
Botswana Lesotho Tajikistan
Brazil Luxembourg Tanzania
Canada Macau (SAR) Turkmenistan
Congo Brazzaville (only Diplomatic/official and service passports) Malawi Ukraine
Cuba Malaysia United Kingdom
Denmark Mauritius United States of America
Finland Moldova Uzbekistan
France Mozambique Venezuela (Diplomatic and official passports only)
Germany Netherlands Zambia
Ghana (only Diplomatic/official and service passports) New Zealand Zimbabwe
Hong Kong Norway
Iceland Portugal  
India (Diplomatic and official passports up to 3 months) Russian Federation  


All Africans that are holders of Diplomatic and Official passports are exempted from Visa requirements. 


The following countries have also exempted Namibian nationals from visa requirements when visiting their countries.

Angola *






South Africa


Brazil Tourist Visa *(When Travelling on official trips/Busniess visa required)

Macau (SAR)


Turkey (diplomatic and official passports)

Congo Brazzaville (only diplomatic, official and service passports)






The Bahamas


Ethiopia(only official business visitors - attending workshops, seminars and official functions of the AU and the UNECA and other UN Organs)


Trinidad and Tobago


Germany (Only diplomatic and official passports up to Three (3) months)

Philippines (diplomatic and official up to 21 days)

United Kingdom


Hong Kong (SAR)


 Venezuela (diplomatic, official and service passports)  

India (diplomatic and official passports up to Three (3) months)