Bangladesh - Business - Rush Service: Visa Requirements

Multiple Entry / Visa Valid for 90 days

1Required Documents

  • image description Valid Passport
    Valid Passport

    Provide your SIGNED passport. Your passport must be signed on the appropriate line. (For US citizens the line is located on the page following your information page). The passport must be valid with an expiration date greater than six (6) months from the date of entry for the visa you are applying for. Passport must have sufficient blank pages (at least 2 pages) for any visa stamps. These pages must say VISAS at the top of the page.  

    If your passport does not meet the requirements, we can assist with renewing a US Passport or obtain a new US Passport from us prior to obtaining the visa.

    (Important Note:  Keep a copy of your passport biographical information page for your records)

  • image description Completed Bangladesh Online Visa Application
    Completed Bangladesh Online Visa Application

    Bangladesh Online Visa Application.  Click the link to launch the application.  Follow the instructions, submit, and print the final application/receipt.

  • image description Two Passport-style Photographs
    Two Passport-style Photographs

    You must provide 2 passport photos. These passport photos must match the requirements of a standard US passport photo. They must be taken at an official passport photo provider (pharmacy, Costco, post office) and should not be taken and printed via a home photo printer. 

    US Passport Photo Requirements:

    - Your head must face the camera directly with full face in view.

    - You must have a neutral facial expression or a natural smile, with both eyes open.

    - Taken in clothing normally worn on a daily basis

    - Taken in the last 6 months

    - Use a plain white or off-white background

    - Be sized correctly

    • 2 x 2 inches (51 x 51 mm) 
    • Head must be between 1 -1 3/8 inches (25 - 35 mm) from the bottom of the chin to the top of the head

    - Printed in color on matte or glossy photo quality paper

    - You cannot wear glasses.

    • If you cannot remove your glasses for medical reasons, please include a signed note from your doctor with application.

    - You cannot wear a hat or head covering.

    • If you wear a hat or head covering for religious purposes, submit a signed statement that verifies that the hat or head covering in your photo is part of recognized, traditional religious attire that is customarily or required to be worn continuously in public.
    • If you wear a hat or head covering for medical purposes, submit a signed doctor's statement verifying the hat or head covering in your photo is used daily for medical purposes.
    • Your full face must be visible and your hat or head covering cannot obscure your hairline or cast shadows on your face.

    - You cannot wear headphones or wireless hands-free devices.

  • image description Itinerary
    Itinerary

    Copy of computer generated round trip tickets or travel itinerary showing round trip travel entering Bangladesh and exiting Bangladesh.  Preferably, the proof of departure documents should show your departure from the United States to Bangladesh and back.  Additionally, the Applicant's name must be on the travel document.  

  • image description Letter From Employer
    Letter From Employer

    A business letter of financial responsibility is required to be typewritten on company letterhead and addressed to “The Consulate of Bangladesh, Visa Section”.  Letter must include the purpose of travel, reference in Bangladesh, guarantee of financial support and should be signed by an officer or manager at the company.

  • image description Invite From Host Company
    Invite From Host Company

    A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in Bangladesh. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to “The Consulate of Bangladesh, Visa Section”, and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must include applicants information, nature of the business to be conducted (ie. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in Bangladesh. The Type and desired Validity of the visa (ie. a one year multiple entry business visa) should be specified.

2Consular and Service Fees

# Detail Fee
1 Consulate Fee $165
2 Service Fee $179

3Ship Documents

1.) Place the above mentioned documents in a FedEx Letter.

2.) Send the FedEx Letter to us at :

Passports and Visas.com
Attn: Processing

9701 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 1000
Beverly Hills, California 90212

The expected processing time for this visa application is 2 business days.

Please note that processing times, fees, and requirements are based on government rules and are subject to change without notice.

1Gather Documentation for a Bangladesh Visa

1. Valid Passport

Provide your SIGNED passport. Your passport must be signed on the appropriate line. (For US citizens the line is located on the page following your information page). The passport must be valid with an expiration date greater than six (6) months from the date of entry for the visa you are applying for. Passport must have sufficient blank pages (at least 2 pages) for any visa stamps. These pages must say VISAS at the top of the page.  

If your passport does not meet the requirements, we can assist with renewing a US Passport or obtain a new US Passport from us prior to obtaining the visa.

(Important Note:  Keep a copy of your passport biographical information page for your records)

1. Completed Bangladesh Online Visa Application

Bangladesh Online Visa Application.  Click the link to launch the application.  Follow the instructions, submit, and print the final application/receipt.

Online Application Link

1. Two Passport-style Photographs

You must provide 2 passport photos. These passport photos must match the requirements of a standard US passport photo. They must be taken at an official passport photo provider (pharmacy, Costco, post office) and should not be taken and printed via a home photo printer. 

US Passport Photo Requirements:

- Your head must face the camera directly with full face in view.

- You must have a neutral facial expression or a natural smile, with both eyes open.

- Taken in clothing normally worn on a daily basis

- Taken in the last 6 months

- Use a plain white or off-white background

- Be sized correctly

  • 2 x 2 inches (51 x 51 mm) 
  • Head must be between 1 -1 3/8 inches (25 - 35 mm) from the bottom of the chin to the top of the head

- Printed in color on matte or glossy photo quality paper

- You cannot wear glasses.

  • If you cannot remove your glasses for medical reasons, please include a signed note from your doctor with application.

- You cannot wear a hat or head covering.

  • If you wear a hat or head covering for religious purposes, submit a signed statement that verifies that the hat or head covering in your photo is part of recognized, traditional religious attire that is customarily or required to be worn continuously in public.
  • If you wear a hat or head covering for medical purposes, submit a signed doctor's statement verifying the hat or head covering in your photo is used daily for medical purposes.
  • Your full face must be visible and your hat or head covering cannot obscure your hairline or cast shadows on your face.

- You cannot wear headphones or wireless hands-free devices.

1. Itinerary

Copy of computer generated round trip tickets or travel itinerary showing round trip travel entering Bangladesh and exiting Bangladesh.  Preferably, the proof of departure documents should show your departure from the United States to Bangladesh and back.  Additionally, the Applicant's name must be on the travel document.  

1. Letter From Employer

A business letter of financial responsibility is required to be typewritten on company letterhead and addressed to “The Consulate of Bangladesh, Visa Section”.  Letter must include the purpose of travel, reference in Bangladesh, guarantee of financial support and should be signed by an officer or manager at the company.

1. Invite From Host Company

A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in Bangladesh. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to “The Consulate of Bangladesh, Visa Section”, and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must include applicants information, nature of the business to be conducted (ie. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in Bangladesh. The Type and desired Validity of the visa (ie. a one year multiple entry business visa) should be specified.

2Consular and Service Fees

2.1 Consular and Service Fees

Bangladesh visa fees are as below :

# Detail Fee
1 Consulate Fee $165
2 Service Fee $179

3Ship your Application to Passports and Visas.com

3.1 Place the above documents in an Overnight Envelope

Enclose the documents from Section 1 (Gather Documents for your Bangladesh  Visa) and a print out of your order confirmation in an Overnight Envelope (Fedex, UPS, etc).

3.2 Send the Application Materials to Us

Please Note: If you paid for an inbound shipping service your account manager will contact you to provide a FedEx shipping label via email to send us your completed application. 

Send the Overnight Envelope (Fedex, UPS, etc) to us at :

Passports and Visas.com
Attn: Processing

9701 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 1000
Beverly Hills, California 90212