Dependants of Rwandan

INFORMATION FOR APPLICANTS SPECIFIC TO PERMIT SUB-CLASS M1 DEPENDANTS OF A RWANDAN
 
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Eligible Person:

This sub class shall be issued to any dependant of a Rwandan national upon request.

Where to apply:

Applications should be submitted at the Directorate General of immigration and Emigration.

Travel document:

Any genuine and recognized travel document valid not less than 6 months.

Validity of Permit:

3 years

Permit Extension:

This permit may be extended upon application.

Change of Status:

Change of status is permitted

Working in Rwanda:

Work is permitted upon request made through the Director General of Immigration and Emigration.  

Number of entries:

This class of permit allows the bearer Multiple entries in Rwanda.

Certificate of Good conduct:

Applicants are required to provide a certificate of good conduct from recognized law enforcing authority from the country they have been residents for minimum of last 6 months.  
This certificate has to indicate whether the applicant has not had any criminal convictions.

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For the applicant whose permit is in the expired or lost passport, will pay 10,000Frwfor the permit to be transferred in the new passport.

Requirements:

*One colored passport size photo with white background recently taken without glasses, caps and scurf; (the photo should be attached to the application form by use of glue stick. Stapling and clipping the photo to the application form is not advisable).
*A completed application form: (Click here for application form!)
*Permit application letter addressed to the Director General of Immigration and Emigration.
*Marriage certificate of the applicant;
*Birth certificate of the applicant;
*Original Police clearance for the children below 18 years old
*CV to dependants above 18 years

Renewal of dependant visa:

Requirements for Renewal:

*One colored passport size photo with white background recently taken, without glasses, caps and scurf. The photo should be attached to the application form by use of glue stick. Stapling and clipping the photo to the application form is not advisable.
*A completed application form: (Click here for application form!)
*Permit application letter addressed to the Director General of Immigration and Emigration from the principle applicant.
*Copy of green card issued at the directorate General of Immigration and Emigration
*Copy of the resident permit of the principle applicant.

Processing time:

3 working days

N.B:

To avoid penalties, the applicant should apply/renew his/her visa before expiration of the current visa. Penalty fee is 20,000frw in a period of 6 to 15 days of the delay. Article 34 of the Ministerial Order No. 02/01 of 21/05/2011 establishing procedures and regulations implementing Immigration and Emigration law, categorizes other penalties from 16 days to 9 months and above.