Consular and Visa Department

The Consular and Visa Department is responsible for issuing formal documents such as passports, laissez-passers, visas as well as legalizing documents. 

The Embassy has jurisdiction over Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Uruguay and Costa Rica.


Important Customer Notices

•    Please be advised that the official visa website for ALL online visa applications to Ethiopia, managed and operated by the Main Department for Immigration and Nationality Affairs, can only be found at
•    Any other websites purporting to offer online visa services to Ethiopia are fraudulent. The Government of Ethiopia will not be liable for any payments made nor for any inconvenience caused to applicants submitting their applications via these websites. 

Please be advised that as of 1 July 2021,Banco do Brasil is charging USD 120 for international transfers. Please contact the Embassy before making any deposit.