Important Information

Type of Travel Document

All travellers carrying Certificates of Identity or Temporary passports are required to apply for visa prior to arrival. Currently the Vietnamese government only recognizes Singapore (Temporary passports and Certificate of Identity) and UK temporary passports as a valid travel document. All other countries' travellers carrying these types of travel documents are not allowed to travel to Vietnam.

Sample of the Business Travel Requirements for an Vietnam Visa for Singapore Citizens

  1. Visa May Not Be Required

    Visa exempt for a stay of up to 30 days. The travellers must:

    • Hold a passport valid at least six months beyond intended stay with one blank visa page
    • Hold proof of sufficient funds
    • Hold proof of onward/return airline tickets
    • Hold all documents required for the next destination
    • Hold visa for next country where applicable
    • Confirm with their airline that boarding will be permitted without a visa as these conditions are subject to change

  2. Eligibility and Documentation

    For stays of longer than 30 days, a visa is required. The requirements can be found within the CIBTvisas application pack.

    The Government of Vietnam utilises an electronic visa issuance system which is the equivalent to a visa, but no stamp or label is placed in the passport.

    To be eligible the traveller must:

    • Hold a passport valid at least six months on entry with one blank visa page
    • Hold proof of sufficient funds
    • Hold proof of onward/return flights
    • Hold proof of hotel reservation
    • Hold all documents required for the next destination


    To complete the order form the traveller must provide:

    • A photograph
    • A copy of the passport information page


    Apply now and complete our order form providing basic travel and personal details. We'll take care of the rest keeping you apprised of your order's progress over email.

Important Information

Type of Travel Document

All travellers carrying Certificates of Identity or Temporary passports are required to apply for visa prior to arrival. Currently the Vietnamese government only recognizes Singapore (Temporary passports and Certificate of Identity) and UK temporary passports as a valid travel document. All other countries' travellers carrying these types of travel documents are not allowed to travel to Vietnam.

Sample of the Tourist Travel Requirements for an Vietnam Visas for Singapore Citizens

  1. Visa May Not Be Required

    Visa exempt for a stay of up to 30 days. The travellers must:

    • Hold a passport valid at least six months beyond intended stay with one blank visa page
    • Hold proof of sufficient funds
    • Hold proof of onward/return airline tickets
    • Hold all documents required for the next destination
    • Hold visa for next country where applicable
    • Confirm with their airline that boarding will be permitted without a visa as these conditions are subject to change

  2. Eligibility and Documentation

    For stays of longer than 30 days, a visa is required. The requirements can be found within the CIBTvisas application pack.

    The Government of Vietnam utilises an electronic visa issuance system which is the equivalent to a visa, but no stamp or label is placed in the passport.

    To be eligible the traveller must:

    • Hold a passport valid at least six months on entry with one blank visa page
    • Hold proof of sufficient funds
    • Hold proof of onward/return flights
    • Hold proof of hotel reservation
    • Hold all documents required for the next destination


    To complete the order form the traveller must provide:

    • A photograph
    • A copy of the passport information page


    Apply now and complete our order form providing basic travel and personal details. We'll take care of the rest keeping you apprised of your order's progress over email.

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