Processing time: Between three to five business days
Consular hours: 10:00am to 3:00pm (Mondays thru Fridays)
Lunch hour: 1PM to 2PM
Applicants who wish to receive their Visa the same day, have to pay an expedited fee of US$ 50.00 and should submit their application latest 12 p.m. to be collected between the hours of 3 p.m to 3:30 p.m.
Note: Only Prepaid United States Postal express mail or priority express next day delivery is accepted and for applicants outside of the United States use "Prepaid UPS Return Envelop" only
|Country||Six Months||One Year|
|British Citizens||$ 229.00||$ 523.00|
|Canadian Citizens||$ 75.00||$ 150.00|
|Citizens of other countries||$ 40.00||$ 80.00|
|U.S. Citizens||Three years multiple entry visa||$ 160.00|
Consular fees are charged on reciprocal basis and are paid in u.s. Dollars
- For ECOWAS citizens carrying ECOWAS passports, there is no need for a Visa to travel to Sierra Leone.
- All fees must be made payable to the Embassy of the Republic of Sierra Leone either in MONEY ORDER or CASHIERS CHEQUES. No personal cheques are accepted.
Note: fees paid are non-refundable
For further inquiries, please call 202-939-9261,62,63