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Visa information

Depending on the agreements between Brazil and your country of citizenship, a visa may be required to enter Brazil. Please contact the nearest Brazilian Embassy or Consulate Office for more information and required forms. Please note that Visas must be obtained prior to departure.

Who needs a Visa? Please click here to see the list of countries.

Visas for registered participants will be provided free of charge.

In order to facilitate the processing of your visa for this event, please present to the Brazilian Consulate/Embassy a printed registration confirmation form for IGF Brazil 2007 with your visa application. This form will be emailed to you once your registration application has been approved by the IGF Secretariat. Please register here.

If you need further assistance, please contact:

Ministry of External Relations

Tel.: +55 61 3411-8834/8836/8838/8839
E-mail: dim@mre.gov.br

Vaccination against yellow fever

A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required for travellers coming from areas with risk of yellow fever transmission.

List of countries with risk of yellow fever transmission:
  1. Angola
  2. Benin
  3. Bolivia
  4. Brazil
  5. Burkina Faso
  6. Burundi
  7. Cameroon
  8. Central African Republic
  9. Chad
  10. Colombia
  11. Congo
  12. Congo, Democratic Republic of
  13. Côte d'Ivoire
  14. Ecuador
  15. Equatorial Guinea
  16. Ethiopia
  17. French Guyana
  18. Gabon
  19. Gambia
  20. Ghana
  21. Guinea
  22. Guinea-Bissau
  23. Guyana
  24. Kenya
  25. Liberia
  26. Mali
  27. Mauritania
  28. Niger
  29. Nigeria
  30. Panama
  31. Peru
  32. Rwanda
  33. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  34. Sao Tome and Principe
  35. Senegal
  36. Sierra Leone
  37. Somalia
  38. Sudan
  39. Suriname
  40. Tanzania, United Republic of
  41. Togo
  42. Trinidad and Tobago
  43. Uganda
  44. Venezuela
Source: Anvisa (1) (2)