No Visa Required to travel Bangladesh (NVR) endorsement

Bangladeshi having nationality of other countries (except SAARC countries), their foreign national spouse and children born abroad are eligible for obtaining endorsement of “No Visa Required to Travel to Bangladesh” in their foreign passports. 

Validity of NVR:

The ‘‘No Visa Required to Travel to Bangladesh’’ endorsement is valid as long as the passport remains valid on which it is affixed. The person can enter Bangladesh as many times as he/she wishes and can stay there without any time restriction within the validity of the passport.

How to Apply:

To apply for a ‘‘No Visa Required to Travel to Bangladesh (NVR)’’ endorsement, the applicant needs to first fill-in the online form for visa/No Visa Required (NVR) available at the web www.visa.gov.bd Photo of the applicant should also be uploaded in the concerned field along with other data. Same form is valid for both Visa and No Visa Required (NVR) applications.

Requirement for NVR Application

A. In case of Bangladeshi having nationality of other countries(except SAARC countries):

i) Printed copies of all pages of the duly filled in online Application Form www.visa.gov.bd

ii) Two 45mm X 35mm photographs taken within the last six months.

iii) Original Foreign Passport, valid for at least six months.

iv) Photocopy of the pages of Bangladesh Passport containing personal information (valid/ expired) / Birth Registration Certificate / National ID Card issued by the competent authority of Bangladesh / any Academic Certificate obtained in Bangladesh of the applicant, if the Applicant is a Bangladeshi by birth.

B. In case of foreign-born children:

i) Printed copies of all pages of the duly filled in online Application Form www.visa.gov.bd

ii) Two 45mm X 35mm photographs taken within the last six months.

iii) Original Foreign Passport, valid for at least six months.

iv) Birth Certificate of the children and

v). Photocopy of the pages of parent’s Bangladesh Passport containing personal information (valid/ expired)

C. In case of foreign spouse:

i) Printed copies of all pages of the duly filled in online Application Form www.visa.gov.bd

ii) Two 45mm X 35mm photographs taken within the last six months.

iii) Original Foreign Passport, valid for at least six months.

iv) Marriage Certificate

v). Photocopy of the pages of spouse’s Bangladesh Passport containing personal information (valid/ expired)

v). Photocopy of the pages of spouse’s Bangladesh Passport containing personal information (valid/ expired)

Please note that the High Commission of Bangladesh has the right to ask for any additional documents at any stage for scrutiny by the Consular Officer before rendering any services to the applicants.

NVR Fees:

Prescribed fee for NVR is CAN $80 (Canadian Dollar eighty only)

Mode of Payment

1) The payment has to be made in the form of Bank Draft/Pay Order/ Postal order in favour of “Bangladesh High Commission, Ottawa, Canada”.

2) The applicant can also pay that fees by Credit/ Debit Card at the High Commission office if he/she visits High Commission.