To enter Belarus, a passport and visa are required. A visa
can be obtained by applying to the Embassy or Consulate
representing Belarus in your country or, if there is no such
office in your country, to the one that is closest to the
country of departure or at the Minsk International Airport
To find out
whether there is a Belarusian office in your country, visit
the following website:
The best time
to apply for a visa is two weeks before departure.
To obtain a
Belarusian visa, you should prepare:
1) a letter of invitation (original or copy) from the
organizers of the CIS Events.
2) A valid original passport or travel document with at
least one blank page available for the visa. The passport
must be valid not less than 90 days beyond the date of
planned departure from Belarus.
3) Duly completed visa application form. The visa
application form should be filled out in legible handwriting
or typing and bear the original signature of the applicant.
The visa application form can be downloaded from the
4) One recent passport-sized (45mm x 35mm) colour
photograph of the applicant, which should be glued or
stapled to the marked space at the upper right-hand corner
of the application form. Please note that the photograph
must not be stapled over the facial area.
information, please consult the nearest Belarusian visa