Frequently Asked Questions for U.S. and Canadian Residents

Do missionaries need to send in their actual passport?


My signature does not match the name printed on my passport. Is that a problem? 

No. If you did not sign your full name on the passport, then any visa document requiring your signature must be signed the same way you signed your passport.

How do missionaries complete the parts of the visa application that there are no instructions for?

Missionaries MUST NOT complete anything on their visa application that they are not specifically instructed to complete.

Do missionaries really need to send six passport-type photos?

Yes. Missionary Travel needs missionaries to send in six passport-type photos for the processing of their visa.

Do missionaries really need to send that many copies of documents?

Yes. For the processing of visas for Zimbabwe, Missionary Travel must have all the visa documents listed in the instruction sheet.

Do I need to send in the radiological report provided in my visa packet and the actual radiological report provided by my Radiologist?

Yes. Missionary Travel needs two copies of each document. 

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