Business Visa

(Direct Visa link to Online application)

1. The business visa shall be granted to the following foreigners and their family on the recommendation of concerned agency:

  •     Foreigners having obtained license to make investment in any business or industrial enterprise within Nepal or authorised representatives of such business or     industrial enterprise.
  •    Foreigners having obtained license to invest to carry on export trade from Nepal.
  •     Foreigners visiting Nepal from third country who export goods manufactured in Nepal through purchase or who place a purchase order for export.

2. Except as otherwise provided for in these Rules, the business visa shall be issued for a period not exceeding five years at a time; and its term may be extended as per necessity.a) Notwithstanding anything contained in sub rule (2), a multiple business visa of five years shall be issued for 90 days at one time for the foreigners pursuant to clause (c) subrule for stay in Nepal.

Application for the business visa has to be submitted in the format as referred to in Appendix 2.


Description of Service & Facilities

Essential Document / Evidence

Fees to be charged

Duration to be taken

Responsible person & Section/ Sub Section / Unit

Officer to hear Complaints

Compensatory Provision



Business Visa

  1. Receipt of Online Application
  2. Copy of company registration
  3. Copy of PAN/VAT certificate
  4. Copy of the share certificate
  5. Copy of Industry registration certificate
  6. Copy of passport and recent Nepalese visa
  7. Bio Data of Investor
  8. Tax clearance certificate for renewal
  • Investment less than NRS 10 Million - USD 30 per month, USD 300 per year, USD 1000 for five years
  • Investment more than NRS 10 Million - USD 10 per month, USD 100 per year, USD 300 for five year per person
  • Investment more than NRS 100 Million - Free of Cost

Application submitted before 13PM same day otherwise next day before 12 PM

Immigration Officer at Non Tourist Visa Section

Director/ Director General



 (Direct Visa link to Online application)