United Kingdom Tourist Visa For Malawi

Tourist Visas to Malawi For United Kingdom Citizens Are Issued On Arrival. Get More Information Here.

Important Information

United Kingdom citizens are able to purchase a visa on arrival at any Port of Entry into Malawi, with varying lengths of validity period available. You can also obtain a visa here, in advance of your travel, if you prefer.

The Malawi High Commission only accepts visa submissions on a Monday. Please bear this in mind when considering when to arrange your tourist visa.

Is this visa the right one for me?

This visa can be used for tourist travel to Malawi only. Business activities are not allowed. Tourist activities include:

  • Holidays
  • Sightseeing or Packpacking
  • Visiting Family or Friends
  • Unpaid Sports/Music/Dance Roles
  • Attending a Wedding or Funeral
  • Religious Purposes
  • Medical Treatments

A Multiple Entry Visa to Malawi will allow entry to the country as many times as you would like within the validity period for up to the maximum stay.


Whilst Vital Consular is not affiliated with the Malawian government, we have been working with the London Embassy network since 2008. The information found here is based on the response provided by the Malawian embassy. We recommend you always double check the latest information directly with the embassy before you travel.

Travel Requirements

In order to enter Malawi there are a few requirements. Click on the icon below to learn more about each one.

Visa On Arrival

Visa On Arrival means that there is a visa required, but that you will obtain this when you arrive at the border. The fee for the visa will change from time to time so please check the most current details by calling the Malawian Embassy on 0207 421 6010.


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