Tuesday 21 March, 2023

Business visa

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Description of Service 

This visa can be issued to foreign businessmen or company representatives to hold meetings and/or business transactions. This service is done in accordance to the rules and regulations of the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Required Terms of Service

  • The guarantor (local company or Government organization) or authorized person must submit an application to receive this service.
  • Applications must be separated in case of having more than one application and each request must have its own documents.
  • Visitor must be able to support himself during his visit.
  • Visitor must be outside of kingdom of Bahrain when applying for the visa.
  • If the visa expires before entry to the kingdom of Bahrain the guarantor must apply again, and another fees must be paid.
  • Business visitor must not take up paid or unpaid employment during the visit to the kingdom of Bahrain
  • Length of stay allowed is two weeks (per visit).
  • The visa can be used for multiple entries and is valid for one month from issue date. 
  • If the extension is applicable can be done at NPRA or online

Required Documents

  • Service request form. (Press here)
  • A clear copy of the visitor's passport valid for more than 6 months. (Family Page and any additional information page).
  • A clear copy of the valid commercial registration (CR) if the guarantor is a local company. (government organizations are exempt)  
  • A letter from the company/government organization submitting the application stating the reason of the visit.
  • A copy of the applicant’s ID or the authorized person submitting the application.
  • Attach proof of the occupation of the business visitor.
  • A clear copy of documents proving the visitor is able to support himself.
  • A clear copy of a valid confirmed return air ticket.
  • A clear copy of the hotel booking or the address of the visitor in the kingdom of Bahrain.


  • Apply via any of the service channels.
  • Pay the fees and receive your receipt plus your application number.


  • Multiple Visa fees 25BD

Service request channel