e-Visa Procedure

Once you have filled out your application and validated the payment of the Airport Safety Tax (TSA), you will receive your Electronic Registration Approval by email. Lead times for processing are generally very short.
The services provided aim to help out travelers while handling their travel documents. This is a private site that is not affiliated to governmental authorities.

Conditions of Eligibility

Electronic System Travel Authorization

You can apply for the Electronic Registration of Cape Verde if you meet these conditions:
-You are citizen of an eligible country to the Pre-Registration measure.
-You arrive to Cape Verde by Air.
-Your stay in Cape Verde will not exceed 30 days.
-Your passport is valid for at least 6 months beyond the travel period.

You should pre-register online if you are citizen of one of the following countries:

  • Austria
  • Italy
  • Belgium
  • Latvia
  • Bulgaria
  • Lithuania
  • Croatia
  • Luxembourg
  • Cyprus
  • Malta
  • Czech Republic
  • Netherlands
  • Denmark
  • Poland
  • Estonia
  • Portugal
  • Finland
  • Romania
  • France
  • Slovakia
  • Germany
  • Slovenia
  • Greece
  • Spain
  • Hungary
  • Sweden
  • Ireland
  • United Kingdom

Application for a whole family

A separate application must be submitted for each member of the family.

Useful Information

For the majority of the applications, the Approval is received by email within 24 hours.
Some requests require a longer processing time. We therefore recommend that you apply 5 days before the planned travel date.
Specific travelers exempted from Pre-Registration:
- Infants under two years old.
- Holders of the Cape Verdean passport, their children under 18 years old and their spouses.
- Lawful residents established in Cape Verde.

e-Visa : Electronic Travel Authorization for Cape Verde

EU and UK nationals do no longer need a Visa to get to Cape Verde. However, they must register online prior to their departure, when arriving by air. Travelers concerned by this procedure are citizens of the European Union and the United Kingdom, wishing to visit Cape Verde for tourism, business purposes. The registration allows a stay up to of 30 days in the country.

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