It is possible to apply for a visa for Oman without visiting an Omani embassy in Kuwait by applying for a visa online. All Kuwaiti residents foreigners from USA, Australia, Canada, Germany, France, Indian, pakistani and from other countries are able to apply for an Oman eVisa by submitting the online visa application form.
Implemented in 2018, the online Omani visa system enables eligible applicants to apply for a visa online. In order to enter Oman, all citizens of GCC countries, including Kuwait, will require a valid visa. Applicants who possess a valid GCC card are also able to apply for a Omani visa from Kuwait.
Kuwaiti nationals traveling to Oman can choose between the different types of Omani visa available:
Residents of Kuwait with a GCC card are eligible for the online Omani visa system. Other eligible citizens, such as Indian, Pakistani, and Bangladeshi citizens are also able to apply for a Omani visa from Kuwait, providing that they reside in Kuwait and possess a GCC card.
Those who are eligible for the online visa for Oman will be able to apply for anywhere, providing that they have access to a laptop, computer or mobile device with an internet connection.
Those who are citizens of the following countries will be able to apply for an Oman visa online:
All foreign nationals residing in GCC Countries, regardless of their citizenship, are also eligible to apply for eVisa Oman
If you hold a GCC card and are a resident in Kuwait, applicants will be required to qualify under at least one of the following professions in order to apply for a Omani visa:
In order to apply for a Omani visa from Kuwait, applicants are required to complete and submit the online application form and pay the visa fee. The application form is a simple online form that does not require any visits to an embassy. All information can be provided on the form and the applicant will be updated on progress regarding the visa application via email.
It takes approximately 3 business days for the visa application process to be completed. Applicants are recommended to apply in advance in the case of unexpected delays or errors in the application that need to be corrected. While most delays are unlikely, applicants are reminded that working hours and Oman’s weekends may differ from those elsewhere in the world.
In order to apply successfully for a Omani eVisa, applicants should verify that they are able to comply with the requirements of the visa. See below to read more about the Omani visa requirements.
It will be necessary to provide adequate personal identification with a valid passport, as well as other documents and requirements in order to apply for an Omani eVisa. The following information lists the documentation and requirements needed in order to apply successfully:
Valid passport: All passports must have at least 6 months’ validity remaining
Digital passport copy and photos: Two photographs and a digital passport copy must be supplied
GCC Visa copy and GCC Residents ID card: Only for 28 Days GCC Visa should have validity more than three months, also applicants should be in the list of valid profession list. For other visa type this documents and profession is not required.
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