Business Visa/ Visa-on-Arrival
You can now get your Myanmar Business Visa within some moments after landing at Yangon, Mandalay and Nay Pyi Taw Airport via Visa on Arrival. So, you don’t need queuing up at the nearest Myanmar Embassy and wait for 2 days in order to apply for a business visa.
A tourist visa will allow you to stay up for up to 28 days in the country and you are not allowed to be involved in any commercial activities. You will have to stay in a hotel that is approved by the Ministry of Tourism.
Foreigners who are interested to stay, work and invest in Myanmar are advised to enter the country on a business visa. If you are opening a bank account or signing the lease for an office, people will take you seriously if you are on a business visa. If you are holding business visa, you are good to stay up to 70 days in Myanmar and you can engage in a restricted set of commercial activities that is stated in the business visa application. With a business visa, you can stay at your business associate’s house or at a company’s rented house.
If you want to get multiple entry business visa which is valid for 6 months, you must show on your passport that you have travelled Myanmar on 3 seperate business visas previously. Assuming that you have no immigrations the multiple-entry business visa is also the basis that you apply for a long term stay permit later on. Therefore, if you are serious about investing in Myanmar, you should start by country on a business visa and after 3rd trip, apply for multiple entry business visa valid for 6 months.
You need the following documents to apply for a Business visa.
– 2 Passport Photos
– An invitation from a local Myanmar registered company that is written on an official company letterhead inviting to do business in Myanmar.
– A copy of company registration letter of the company that is inviting you to visit them.
– Duly filled application form
– Click here to start Business visa Application Myanmar Business Visa.