CEPGL
INFORMATION FOR APPLICANTS SPECIFIC TO ASC (AUTORISATION SPECIALE DE CIRCULATION)/CEPGL

Eligible Person: 

Travel document issued to a Rwandan, or a foreigner legally residing in Rwanda, allowing him/her to travel to member States of the Economic Community of the Great Lakes Countries and in accordance with the existing agreements signed among such countries; Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo.

The processing time for an ASC/CEPGL:

1 working  Day;

Where Application Made: 

At the headquarters of the Directorate General of Immigration and at all districts immigration and emigration offices where applicant resides.

Validity Period of a CEPGL:

6 months for Rwandan nationals and 3 months for Foreign expatriate resident in Rwanda.

CEPGL renewal:

This travel document is renewable upon application.

Document Fees:

10 USD or its equivalent in Rwandan francs;  

Destination:

This travel document is for use within CEPGL member states (Rwanda, Burundi and DRC). ASC/CEPGL holder is not allowed to remain in a one of CEPGL Member States for a period exceeding a month;

Requirements:

RWANDANS

•    1 Photo passport with white back ground
•    Fill the application form click here
•    Photocopy of the Identity Card
•    Receipt of 10 USD or its equivalent in Rwandan francs
•    Recommendation of the Cell Authority

FOREIGNERS

•    1 Photo passport with white back ground;
•    Fill in the application form; click here
•    Photocopy of the passport;
•    Photocopy  of the resident permit of the applicant;
•    Receipt 10 USD or its equivalent in Rwandan francs;
•    A copy of valid green card or foreigner’s identity Card.