How much does it cost to get a passport in Vietnam?
Fees. The Vietnamese passport is one of the cheapest in the world in terms of processing fees. As of 2017, the cost is 200,000 Vietnamese đồng (VND); approximately US$9.
How do I get a Vietnamese passport?
Vietnamese citizens who reside, work or study in the United States can apply for passport issuance, renewal or annotation (amendments) in person or by mail to the Consulate of Vietnam in New York, at 866 U.N. Plaza, Suite 428, New York, NY 10017.
How long does it take to get a passport in Vietnam?
The process may take place in 3 to 6 months. * For new-born applicant with Vietnamese parents: within 03-05 business days (extra time may be required for further background check/verification for application with inadequate or inaccurate information).
Does Vietnam allow dual citizenship?
Vietnam has permitted dual citizenship under limited circumstances since July 1, 2009. Certain foreigners and overseas Vietnamese can apply for dual citizenship.
How strong is Vietnam passport?
As of 28 September 2019, Vietnamese citizens had visa-free or visa on arrival access to 49 countries and territories, ranking the Vietnamese passport 95th in terms of travel freedom (tied with the passports of Central African Republic & Turkmenistan) according to the Henley Passport Index.
How can I get permanent residency in Vietnam?
Permanent residence cards application usually consists of
- Duly copy of passport.
- Application for permanent residence.
- Guarantees of Vietnamese for foreigners.
- Police Clearance issued by a competent authority of the country of which he/she is a citizen.
How much does it cost for a Vietnamese visa?
How much is Vietnam visa for American Citizens
|Type of visa||1 pax||Stamping fee|
|1 month single entry||$21||$25|
|3 months single entry||$34||$25|
|1 month multiple entry||$26||$50|
|1 year multiple (United States only)||$35||$135|
Can foreigners join the Vietnamese army?
Vietnam is one of the nation has the regulation that only accepted one nationality for those who want to apply Vietnamese citizenship. This means that the foreigners who need Vietnam nationality must renounce their existing citizenship.
How safe is Vietnam?
All in all, Vietnam is an extremely safe country to travel in. The police keep a pretty tight grip and there are rarely reports of muggings, robberies or sexual assaults. Scams and hassles do exist, particularly in Hanoi, HCMC and Nha Trang (and to a lesser degree in Hoi An).
Where can Vietnam passport go?
APEC Business Travel Card (ABTC) holders with valid passports are exempt from Vietnam visa requirements for stay of no longer than 60 days.
Vietnam Visa Exemption.
|Countries||Passport Required||MAXIMUM STAY|
|Chile||Yes||less than 90 days|
|Cambodia||Yes||less than 30 days|
|Indonesia||Yes||less than 30 days|
|Kyrgyzstan||Yes||less than 30 days|
Which countries do not need visa for Vietnam?
Who Do Not Need a Visa for Vietnam?
|Country||Maximum stay||Conditions (if any)|
|Chile||90 days||For tourist visa only|