Foreign citizens (except SAARC countries) of Bangladesh origin are eligible for endorsement of “No Visa Required to Travel to Bangladesh” in their foreign passports. Their (foreign born) spouses and children are also eligible for this endorsement, which allows the holder multiple entries into Bangladesh with unlimited duration of stay within the validity of the passport. Citizens other than of Germany must submit the proof of residence (Resident permit/work permit/Visa etc) in Germany/ Czech Republic/ Slovakia/ Romania.

Fees for NVR (New issue or transfer):

Euro 50 (Fifty) fee by bank transfer to Embassy of Bangladesh. Cash is not accepted. Deutsche Bank Account number: 0607788, IBAN: DE21 1007 0000 0060 7788 00; Bank code: 10070000, BIC: DEUTDEBBXXX

For Ex Bangladeshi citizens:

Following things need to submit/ send to Embassy to get No Visa Required (NVR) who is an ex Bangladeshi citizen:

  1. 1 (one) copy of duly filled in application form.
  2. 1 (one) recent passport size photo
  3. German/ Foreign Passport (valid at least for six months)
  4. Copy of valid or expired Bangladesh Passport (Pages 1–4), or Copy of Dual Citizenship Certificate or Copy of previous NVR including previous German/Foreign passport (page 1-2)
  5. Copy of letter from German/Foreign Authority in case of name change
  6. Proof of payment of Euro 50,- (fifty Euros) transferred to Embassy Account
  7. Self addressed envelope with sufficient stamp for sending by post.

For foreign wife / Husband of Bangladeshi or Ex Bangladeshi Citizen:

Following things need to submit/ send to Embassy to get No Visa Required (NVR) who is a wife or husband of Bangladeshi or ex Bangladeshi citizen:

  1. 1 (one) copy of duly filled in application form.
  2. 1 (one) recent passport size photo
  3. German/ Foreign Passport (valid at least for six months)
  4. Copy of husband/ wife’s Bangladeshi valid or expired Passport (Pages 1–4), or Copy of Dual Citizenship Certificate or Copy of previous NVR including previous German/Foreign passport (page 1-2)
  5. Copy of marriage certificate
  6. Copy of letter from German/Foreign Authority in case of name change
  7. Proof of payment of Euro 50,- (fifty Euros) transferred to Embassy Account.
  8. Self addressed envelope with sufficient stamp for sending by post

For Children (Not born in Bangladesh) of Bangladeshi or Ex Bangladeshi Citizen:

Following things need to submit/ send to Embassy to get No Visa Required (NVR) who is a child (not born in Bangladesh) of Bangladeshi or ex Bangladeshi citizen:

  1. 1 (one) copy of duly filled in application form.
  2. 1 (one) recent passport size photo
  3. German/ Foreign Passport (valid at least for six months)
  4. Copy of father/mother’s Bangladeshi valid or expired Passport (Pages 1–4), or Copy of Dual Citizenship Certificate or Copy of previous NVR including previous German/Foreign passport (page 1-2)
  5. Copy of birth certificate showing names of the parents
  6. Copy of letter from German/Foreign Authority in case of name change
  7. Proof of payment of Euro 50,- (fifty Euros) transferred to Embassy Account.
  8. Self addressed envelope with sufficient stamp for sending by post

For transfer of NVR (from old passport to new passport):

Following things need to submit/ send to Embassy to transfer of NVR from old passport to new passport:  

  1. 1 (one) copy of duly filled in application form.
  2. 1 (one) recent passport size photo
  3. New German/ Foreign Passport (valid at least for six months)
  4. Original old German/Foreign passport along with photocopy of its first page and the page containing expired NVR seal.
  5. Copy of letter from German/Foreign Authority in case of name change
  6. Proof of payment of Euro 50,- (fifty Euros) transferred to Embassy Account.
  7. Self addressed envelope with sufficient stamp for sending by post.

Collect Passport with Registered Mailing service:

Passports and documents can be sent to Embassy by registered mail service and can also be collected passports after services by self-addressed prepaid envelope with sufficient stamp for return mail service by certified registered mail process.

Processing time: Generally 3 (three) working days required to process NVR after submitting the valid applications by hand at the counter with all required things. To collect NVR by postal service required additional days for postal receive and delilvery days.

Application receive: At the counter 10:00 am–1:00 pm, Monday to Friday, except holidays.

Delivery time: At the counter 3:30 pm–4:30 p.m.

Validity of NVR:

The NVR Endorsement is valid until the validity of the passport on which it is endorsed.

Important Note:

  1. Please fulfil all requirements to avoid any delay in processing of NVR.
  2. Please do not pay any cash. Please send required amount to Embassy account by Bank transfer.
  3. Without German nationality who lives in Germany, need to submit a copy of House registration[Meldebescheinigung] along with application.

Download No Visa Required (NVR) Form