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Getting a Visa

United States ordinary passport holders and CEMAC region biometric passports do not require a visa for Equatorial Guinea. Citizens of other countries require a visa to enter Equatorial Guinea.

If you have an Equatorial Guinea Embassy in your country, you need to apply for a visa via your embassy.

Applying for a Visa via your Equatorial Guinea Embassy:

Step 1: Register for the event here.

Step 2: Send a copy of your passport to Africa Oil & Power (AOP) team at equatorialguinea@africaoilandpower.com to receive your visa invitation letter.

Step 3: Contact your local Equatorial Guinea Embassy to book an appointment for visa application and clarify which further documents will be needed. Please note that other documents may be required, and these vary depending on your country. A full list of possible documents needed is below. These must be provided by the applicant.

  • Visa Invitation Letter (provided by the organizer)
  • Letter from your company stating trip expenses are covered
  • Flight Reservation
  • 2 passport size photos
  • Original passport
  • Copy of yellow fever vaccination card
  • Police Clearance/Criminal Report (diplomatic passports do not need to provide)
  • Medical Report
  • Filled Visa Application Form
  • Paid visa fee

Applications can take up to 10 days. Therefore, please apply within a reasonable time frame.

Step 4: Once you receive your visa invitation letter from the AOP team and prepare other documents needed, visit the embassy to submit your application.

If you do not have an Equatorial Guinea Embassy in your country:

If you don’t have an Equatorial Guinea Embassy in your country, then you are eligible to get visa on arrival issued at Malabo International Airport.

Step 1: Register for the event here.

Step 2: Send a copy of your passport, police clearance/criminal report (diplomatic passports do not need to provide)to AOP team at equatorialguinea@africaoilandpower.com. The AOP visa team will then get your visa on arrival approval letter from Equatorial Guinea’s National Security agency.

Step 3: When you receive your visa on arrival approval letter from AOP team, print it out and you can use this when boarding your flight to Malabo.

Please note:

The AOP team will welcome all delegates arriving in Malabo and organize transport to their hotels. After the conference on departure, the team will also transfer all delegates to the airport. Any changes in flight itinerary or hotel bookings must be provided to AOP team.