Consulate General of Brazil in Washington, DC

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(202) 461-3000

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Website:
http://cgwashington.itamaraty.gov.br/en-us/
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1030 15th St NW, Washington, DC 20005

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Atlys
Dec 3, 2022

To: Washington - Visa Subject: I am a permanent resident green card holder, and a citizen of Nigeria. What are the requirements to get a tourist visa for Brazil?


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Brazil Consulate General
Jun 15, 2022

Dear Mr. Lopez, Because of the Coronavirus pandemic, we are currently accepting visa applications only by mail or by using an affiliate visa service agency, as follows: 1 - VISA APPLICATION BY MAIL: We process visas by mail within 15 business days. ATTENTION: In view of the occurrence of frequent delays in the delivery of envelopes sent by mail (USPS), the Consulate is now accepting visa applications submitted by FEDEX and UPS "drop off" envelopes, besides by USPS. Please note that only USPS money orders are accepted. Applicants may submit required documentation by mail to the following address: Consulate General of Brazil in Washington 1030 15th Street, NW, Suite 280W Washington, DC 20005 Att: Visa Sector Along with the required documentation for the visa, applicants must include an additional self-addressed, pre-paid return envelope with a tracking number (Priority or Priority Express flat-rate) from the U.S. Postal Service, UPS, or FedEx. This envelope will be used to return the visa to the applicant and may be folded in half to fit inside the original sending envelope. Applications by mail should also include the applicant’s contact information (address, phone number, and email) in case contact is necessary. Return envelopes with addresses outside the United States will not be accepted. Applicants should be sure to keep a copy of the tracking numbers of both the incoming and return envelopes. Before contacting the Consulate in reference to the whereabouts of a document, first, check the tracking information of the envelopes at www.usps.com<http://www.usps.com/> (or at UPS link, or FedEx link, if any). The Consulate does not assume responsibility for any delays or losses by the postal service. 2 - VISA APPLICATION BY USING AFFILIATE VISA SERVICE AGENCIES: We process visas submitted by visa service agencies within 5 business days. The couriers are allowed to drop off and pick up the visa applications from Monday to Friday, 9:00am-1pm without appointments. All visa agencies listed below receive identical treatment from the Visa Department. The Consulate is not responsible for the services of visa agencies. THE CONSULATE DOES NOT PROVIDE URGENT OR PRIORITY SERVICES, HENCE NO EXPEDITING FEES ARE CHARGED BY THIS CONSULATE. Shop around and compare costs before choosing a firm to assist you, if you choose to apply using a visa service agency. In order for you to use the services of a visa agency when applying for a visa with the Consulate General of Brazil in Washington, you must be a resident of our jurisdiction<http://cgwashington.itamaraty.gov.br/en-us/jurisdictions.xml>. The processing time indicated by the Consulate does not include the time the application is in possession of the travel or visa agency. If your visa was submitted by a Travel Agent, the Consulate recognizes the Agent as your representative. Any issues or inquiries should be addressed through the Agency of your choice to the Consulate. Passports submitted by an agency will be retrieved exclusively by that agency. Updated List of Affiliate Visa Agencies: A-1 Passport & Visa Exp. - Info@a1passportvisa.com<mailto:Info@a1passportvisa.com> APVI - American Passport & Visa International - http://www.brazil-visa.apvi.net/ Atlas Visa Services - www.atlasvisa.com<http://www.atlasvisa.com/> CIBT - www.cibtvisas.com<http://www.cibtvisas.com/> Dukes Visa Services - info@Dukesvisa.com G 3 Visas and Passports - www.g3visas.com<http://www.g3visas.com/> Generations Visa Service - 1 800 845-8968, extension 105; info@genvisa.com<mailto:info@genvisa.com>; joe@genvisa.com<mailto:joe@genvisa.com> Global Visa Service - http://www.globalpassport.com/ Passport & Visa Express - www.PassportVisasExpress.com<http://www.passportvisasexpress.com/> Passport Visa Online – PAVO - www.passportandvisaonline.com<http://www.passportandvisaonline.com/> PVS International - http://www.pvsinternational.org<http://www.pvsinternational.org/> SC Passport and Visa - (703) 524-1808; (703) 220-3840 Travel Document Express - www.traveldocument.com<http://www.traveldocument.com/> Travel the World - http://www.world-visa.com/ Travel Visa Pro - min@travelvisapro.com<mailto:min@travelvisapro.com> Travisa - 866 247 7599; 202 337 2442 - extension 35235 Velox Visa & Passport Services www.veloxvisa.com<http://www.veloxvisa.com/> VIP Passport Services- www.vippassports.com<http://www.vippassports.com/> Visas & Passports 2 Go - www.Vp2Go.com<http://www.vp2go.com/> Visa Exchange - www.Visaexchange.com<http://www.visaexchange.com/> Visa HQ.com - VisaHQ.com<http://visahq.com/>; info@visahq.com<mailto:info@visahq.com>; dc@visahq.com<mailto:dc@visahq.com> Visa Obtainers - www.visaobtainers.com<http://www.visaobtainers.com/> Washington Express Visas & Document - www.washingtonexpressvisas.com<http://www.washingtonexpressvisas.com/> Washington Passport & Visa Service - jr@wpvs.com<mailto:jr@wpvs.com> World Visa Travel - support@worldvisatravel.com<mailto:support@worldvisatravel.com> THE CONSULATE WILL NOT ACCEPT VISITOR AND TEMPORARY VISA APPLICATIONS IN PERSON. We appreciate your understanding in regard to this matter. Regards, Visa Section Consulate-General of Brazil in Washington http://cgwashington.itamaraty.gov.br<http://cgwashington.itamaraty.gov.br/> ________________________________

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Atlys
Dec 3, 2022

To: Washington - Visa Subject: I am a permanent resident green card holder and a citizen of Somalia. What are the requirements to get a tourist visa for Brazil?


B
Brazil Consulate General
Apr 1, 2022

Dear Sir, Good morning. For Visitor Visa applications, please access our link http://cgwashington.itamaraty.gov.br/en-us/visas.xml#VIVIS ATTENTION: BEFORE SUBMITTING VISA APPLICATIONS, ALL APPLICANTS MUST FILL IN THE RESPECTIVE FORM AND UPLOAD NECESSARY DOCUMENTS ON THEIR ONLINE APPLICATIONS https://formulario-mre.serpro.gov.br/sci/pages/web/pacomPasesWebInicial.jsf VISA APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED WITHOUT THE REQUIRED UPLOAD OF DOCUMENTS WILL BE RETURNED UNPROCESSED. Because of the Coronavirus pandemic, we are currently accepting visa applications only by mail or by using an affiliate visa service agency, as follows: 1 - VISA APPLICATION BY MAIL: We process visas by mail within 15 business days. ATTENTION: In view of the occurrence of frequent delays in the delivery of envelopes sent by mail (USPS), the Consulate is now accepting visa applications submitted by FEDEX and UPS "drop off" envelopes, besides by USPS. Please note that only USPS money orders are accepted. Applicants may submit required documentation by mail to the following address: Consulate General of Brazil in Washington 1030 15th Street, NW, Suite 280W Washington, DC 20005 Att: Visa Sector Along with the required documentation for the visa, applicants must include an additional self-addressed, pre-paid return envelope with a tracking number (Priority or Priority Express flat-rate) from the U.S. Postal Service, UPS, or FedEx. This envelope will be used to return the visa to the applicant and may be folded in half to fit inside the original sending envelope. Applications by mail should also include the applicant’s contact information (address, phone number, and email) in case contact is necessary. Return envelopes with addresses outside the United States will not be accepted. Applicants should be sure to keep a copy of the tracking numbers of both the incoming and return envelopes. Before contacting the Consulate in reference to the whereabouts of a document, first, check the tracking information of the envelopes at www.usps.com<http://www.usps.com/> (or at UPS link, or FedEx link, if any). The Consulate does not assume responsibility for any delays or losses by the postal service. 2 - VISA APPLICATION USING AFFILIATED VISA SERVICE AGENCIES: We process visas submitted by visa service agencies within 5 business days. The couriers are allowed to drop off and pick up the visa applications from Monday to Friday, 9:00 am-1 pm without appointments. All visa agencies listed below receive identical treatment from the Visa Department. The Consulate is not responsible for the services of visa agencies. THE CONSULATE DOES NOT PROVIDE URGENT OR PRIORITY SERVICES, HENCE NO EXPEDITING FEES ARE CHARGED BY THIS CONSULATE. Shop around and compare costs before choosing a firm to assist you, if you choose to apply using a visa service agency. In order for you to use the services of a visa agency when applying for a visa with the Consulate General of Brazil in Washington, you must be a resident of our jurisdiction<http://cgwashington.itamaraty.gov.br/en-us/jurisdictions.xml>. The processing time indicated by the Consulate does not include the time the application is in possession of the travel or visa agency. If your visa was submitted by a Travel Agent, the Consulate recognizes the Agent as your representative. Any issues or inquiries should be addressed through the Agency of your choice to the Consulate. Passports submitted by an agency will be retrieved exclusively by that agency. Updated List of Affiliated Visa Agencies: A-1 Passport & Visa Exp. - Info@a1passportvisa.com<mailto:Info@a1passportvisa.com> APVI - American Passport & Visa International - http://www.brazil-visa.apvi.net/ Atlas Visa Services - www.atlasvisa.com<http://www.atlasvisa.com/> CIBT - www.cibtvisas.com<http://www.cibtvisas.com/> Dukes Visa Services - info@Dukesvisa.com G 3 Visas and Passports - www.g3visas.com<http://www.g3visas.com/> Generations Visa Service - 1 800 845-8968, extension 105; info@genvisa.com<mailto:info@genvisa.com>; joe@genvisa.com<mailto:joe@genvisa.com> Global Visa Service - http://www.globalpassport.com/ Passport & Visa Express - www.PassportVisasExpress.com<http://www.passportvisasexpress.com/> Passport Visa Online – PAVO - www.passportandvisaonline.com<http://www.passportandvisaonline.com/> PVS International - http://www.pvsinternational.org<http://www.pvsinternational.org/> SC Passport and Visa - (703) 524-1808; (703) 220-3840 Travel Document Express - www.traveldocument.com<http://www.traveldocument.com/> Travel the World - http://www.world-visa.com/ Travel Visa Pro - min@travelvisapro.com<mailto:min@travelvisapro.com> Travisa - 866 247 7599; 202 337 2442 - extension 35235 Velox Visa & Passport Services www.veloxvisa.com<http://www.veloxvisa.com/> VIP Passport Services- www.vippassports.com<http://www.vippassports.com/> Visas & Passports 2 Go - www.Vp2Go.com<http://www.vp2go.com/> Visa Exchange - www.Visaexchange.com<http://www.visaexchange.com/> Visa HQ.com - VisaHQ.com<http://visahq.com/>; info@visahq.com<mailto:info@visahq.com>; dc@visahq.com<mailto:dc@visahq.com> Visa Obtainers - www.visaobtainers.com<http://www.visaobtainers.com/> Washington Express Visas & Document - www.washingtonexpressvisas.com<http://www.washingtonexpressvisas.com/> Washington Passport & Visa Service - jr@wpvs.com<mailto:jr@wpvs.com> World Visa Travel - support@worldvisatravel.com<mailto:support@worldvisatravel.com> THE CONSULATE WILL NOT ACCEPT VISITOR AND TEMPORARY VISA APPLICATIONS IN PERSON. We appreciate your understanding in regard to this matter. Regards, Travel Documents Section (Visas) Consulate-General of Brazil in Washington http://cgwashington.itamaraty.gov.br<http://cgwashington.itamaraty.gov.br/> ________________________________

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Atlys
Dec 3, 2022

To: Washington - Visa Subject: Dear madam/sir, I am a Green card holder, and a citizen of Kenya. I was wondering what is the processing time to get a tourist visa to visit Brazil? Thank you!


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Brazil Consulate General
Apr 13, 2022

Dear Daniel, Good evening. We process visas submitted by mail within 15 business days and within 5 business days by using an affiliate visa service agency. Please access the following link for requirements and procedures: http://cgwashington.itamaraty.gov.br/en-us/visas.xml#VIVIS ATTENTION: BEFORE SUBMITTING VISA APPLICATIONS, ALL APPLICANTS MUST FILL IN THE RESPECTIVE FORM AND UPLOAD NECESSARY DOCUMENTS ON THEIR ONLINE APPLICATIONS - https://formulario-mre.serpro.gov.br/sci/pages/web/ui/#/passaporte-visto VISA APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED WITHOUT THE REQUIRED UPLOAD OF DOCUMENTS WILL BE RETURNED UNPROCESSED. Because of the Coronavirus pandemic, we are currently accepting visa applications only by mail or by using an affiliate visa service agency, as follows: 1 - VISA APPLICATION BY MAIL: We process visas by mail within 15 business days. ATTENTION: In view of the occurrence of frequent delays in the delivery of envelopessent by mail (USPS), the Consulate is now accepting visa applications submitted by FEDEX and UPS "drop off" envelopes, besides by USPS. Please note that only USPS money orders are accepted. Applicants may submit required documentation by mail to the following address: Consulate General of Brazil in Washington 1030 15th Street, NW, Suite 280W Washington, DC 20005 Att: Visa Sector Along with the required documentation for the visa, applicants must include an additional self-addressed, pre-paid return envelope with a tracking number (Priority or Priority Express flat-rate) from the U.S. Postal Service, UPS, or FedEx. This envelope will be used to return the visa to the applicant and may be folded in half to fit inside the original sending envelope. Applications by mail should also include the applicant’s contact information (address, phone number, and email) in case contact is necessary. Return envelopes with addresses outside the United States will not be accepted. Applicants should be sure to keep a copy of the tracking numbers of both the incoming and return envelopes. Before contacting the Consulate in reference to the whereabouts of a document, first, check the tracking information of the envelopes at www.usps.com<http://www.usps.com/> (or at UPS link, or FedEx link, if any). The Consulate does not assume responsibility for any delays or losses by the postal service. 2 - VISA APPLICATION USING AFFILIATED VISA SERVICE AGENCIES: We process visas submitted by visa service agencies within 5 business days. The couriers are allowed to drop off and pick up the visa applications from Monday to Friday, 9:00am-1pm without appointments. All visa agencies listed below receive identical treatment by the Visa Department. The Consulate is not responsible for the services of visa agencies. THE CONSULATE DOES NOT PROVIDE URGENT OR PRIORITY SERVICES, HENCE NO EXPEDITING FEES ARE CHARGED BY THIS CONSULATE. Shop around and compare costs before choosing a firm to assist you, if you choose to apply using a visa service agency. In order for you to use the services of a visa agency when applying for a visa with the Consulate General of Brazil in Washington, you must be a resident of our jurisdiction<http://cgwashington.itamaraty.gov.br/en-us/jurisdictions.xml>. Processing time indicated by the Consulate does not include the time the application is in possession of the travel or visa agency. If your visa was submitted by a Travel Agent, the Consulate recognizes the Agent as your representative. Any issues or inquiries should be addressed through the Agency of your choice to the Consulate. Passports submitted by an agency will be retrieved exclusively by that agency. Updated List of Affiliated Visa Agencies: A-1 Passport & Visa Exp. - Info@a1passportvisa.com<mailto:Info@a1passportvisa.com> APVI - American Passport & Visa International - http://www.brazil-visa.apvi.net/ Atlas Visa Services - www.atlasvisa.com<http://www.atlasvisa.com/> CIBT - www.cibtvisas.com<http://www.cibtvisas.com/> Dukes Visa Services - info@Dukesvisa.com G 3 Visas and Passports - www.g3visas.com<http://www.g3visas.com/> Generations Visa Service - 1 800 845-8968, extension 105; info@genvisa.com<mailto:info@genvisa.com>; joe@genvisa.com<mailto:joe@genvisa.com> Global Visa Service - http://www.globalpassport.com/ Passport & Visa Express - www.PassportVisasExpress.com<http://www.passportvisasexpress.com/> Passport Visa Online – PAVO - www.passportandvisaonline.com<http://www.passportandvisaonline.com/> PVS International - http://www.pvsinternational.org<http://www.pvsinternational.org/> SC Passport and Visa - (703) 524-1808; (703) 220-3840 Travel Document Express - www.traveldocument.com<http://www.traveldocument.com/> Travel the World - http://www.world-visa.com/ Travel Visa Pro - min@travelvisapro.com<mailto:min@travelvisapro.com> Travisa - 866 247 7599; 202 337 2442 - extension 35235 Velox Visa & Passport Services www.veloxvisa.com<http://www.veloxvisa.com/> VIP Passport Services- www.vippassports.com<http://www.vippassports.com/> Visas & Passports 2 Go - www.Vp2Go.com<http://www.vp2go.com/> Visa Exchange - www.Visaexchange.com<http://www.visaexchange.com/> Visa HQ.com - VisaHQ.com<http://visahq.com/>; info@visahq.com<mailto:info@visahq.com>; dc@visahq.com<mailto:dc@visahq.com> Visa Obtainers - www.visaobtainers.com<http://www.visaobtainers.com/> Washington Express Visas & Document - www.washingtonexpressvisas.com<http://www.washingtonexpressvisas.com/> Washington Passport & Visa Service - jr@wpvs.com<mailto:jr@wpvs.com> World Visa Travel - support@worldvisatravel.com<mailto:support@worldvisatravel.com> THE CONSULATE WILL NOT ACCEPT VISITOR AND TEMPORARY VISA APPLICATIONS IN PERSON. We appreciate your understanding in regard to this matter. Regards, Travel Documents Section (Visas) Consulate-General of Brazil in Washington http://cgwashington.itamaraty.gov.br<http://cgwashington.itamaraty.gov.br/> ________________________________

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