1. When is the best time to apply for my Peru visa? The best time to apply for your Peru visa is 1-2 months before your travel date.
  2. Do I have to send you my passport to get a Peru visa? Is it safe to send a passport? You will need to send your actual passport, not a copy of it. The Peru visa is stamped on your passport and will become one of your passport pages. Visa requests cannot be processed without your original passport. Because of the importance of your passport, we strongly suggest that you send your application and passport to Travisa in a secure way, using a traceable courier such as FedEx, UPS, Express Mail or Certified Mail.



Business Visa Application Requirements for a Peru Visa

  1. Passport

    You must provide your actual signed passport, including one copy of the personal information page of your passport. Your passport must be machine readable and also must:

    • Be valid for at least six months on entry
    • Have at least two consecutive blank visa pages
    • Not be frayed, torn, separating, or altered in any other way

    If your passport does not meet these requirements, please contact Travisa at 877-876-3266 for further details.

  2. Photographs

    You must provide two color, passport-type photographs that meets the following criteria:

    • Be taken within the last three months and printed on high-quality photo paper
    • Be taken against an all white background
    • Be two inches by two inches
    • Provide the full frontal view of your head with your face centered in the middle and displaying a neutral (non-smiling) expression
    • You may wear neither eyeglasses nor headwear except for religious purposes
    • Your photos should not be affixed to your application and it may not display evidence of adhesive tape or staples

  3. Business Cover Letter

    You are required to provide an original Business Cover Letter from your U.S.-based company. All letters must be printed on company letterhead that displays a U.S. mailing address. Use the included sample Business Cover Letter to complete your letter.In addition, your business cover letter must:

    • The details on the letter must match the applicant's travel details and inviter's contact phone number and address as listed on the letter of invitation letter 

  4. Letter of Invitation

    You must submit a scanned copy or original signed invitation letter from the sponsoring organization or business in Peru . The letter must:

    • Be written on a company letterhead
    • Display the original ink signature of the authorized signer of the host company
    • Include the full local address and phone number of the organization or business to be visited
    • Request the same visa validity as in the Business Introduction Letter
    • Specify the number of entries you are requesting for your visa
    • Include your name as it appears on your passport
    • The signer/inviter's direct phone number and address must be included on the letterhead and this must match the information noted in the business cover letter
    • The signer must be the person listed as the host/inviter on the business cover letter
    • The signer/inviter must be prepared to accept a call from the consulate of Peru to confirm the nature of the visit and travel details

  5. Copy of Driver's License

    You must provide a copy of your driver's license or other state issued identification.

  6. Visa Application Form

    You must provide one fully completed copy of the visa application form found in this kit. The application form must:

    • Type "Business" on line  #1 of the application form next to Visa Temporal (Temporary Visa)
    • Include answers for all fields
    • Display your full name as it appears in your passport
    • Be signed

  7. Proof of Travel Arrangements

    You must provide proof of travel arrangements for the duration of your trip. Details of your intended arrangements must:

    • Include a copy of an itinerary or e-ticket that displays your round trip travel and entry and exit dates for your destination
    • Show the traveler's full name (as printed in his or her passport)

  8. Travisa Order Form

    Provide the Travisa Order Form included in this kit.

  9. Urgent Applications

    If you have an urgent visa application that carries a tight deadline, Travisa can help you to save valuable time and avoid expensive delays. A Travisa expert will review all of your documents to certify your application is accurate, complete and ready for submission. We will contact you personally to quickly handle any mistakes ensuring your application is submitted correctly. Visit https://travisa.com/visa-pre-check-service to learn more about this service.

Tourist Application Requirements for a Peru Visa

  1. Visa Exempt

    No visa is required for this destination for a stay of up to 183 days. Please keep in mind that while a visa is not required, you must:

    • Hold a passport valid at least six months on entry with one blank visa page
    • Hold proof of onward/return flights
    • Hold proof of sufficient funds relative to your intended length of stay
    • Hold documents showing proof of purpose of trip 
    • Hold all documents required for the next destination
    • Confirm with your airline that boarding will be permitted without a visa

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