To extend/ renew your visa, you are kindly advised to follow the following steps:
Step 1: Please send us your scan of your passport and the page containing your current Vietnam visa to our email firstname.lastname@example.org.Then we will send it to Vietnam Immigration Department to check your information before extending/renewing your visa.
Step 2: We will inform you about the visa extension fee and whether your visa can be extended/ renewed as visa extension varies for each case.
Step 3: For those who are in Hanoi, please bring your original passport to our office.
If you are in Ho Chi Minh City, please let us know your current address so that our staff will come in person to pick up your passport there.
Step 4: Wait some days to get your passport back together with your new stamped visa. See the below table for detail processing time for each type of visa:
|No||Visa type for Extension||Processing time (Working days)||Notes|
|1 month single|
|1||Extend 1 month single||5|
|2||Renew 1 month single||7||Applicable for those have visa exemption|
|3 month single/ multiple|
|1||Extend 3 months single/ multiple||7-10||Effective for 3 months visa|
|2||Renew 3 months single/ multiple||7-10||Effective for 1 months visa|
You'd better extend/ renew your visa at least 1 week (for 3 months visa, preferably 2 weeks) before your visa expiration date
Before you apply for visa extension, your passport must have 2 blank pages at maximum.
For tourist and business Visa, the extension/ renewal is only applicable for 1 month or 3 months (single/ multiple)
For Diplomatic, Official visas, or/ and other types of visa, it should be applied through the official agencies or government or business sponsor or contact the Vietnam Immigration Department in person:
• In Hanoi: No. 40A Hang Bai Str., Hoan Kiem Dist., Ha Noi
• In Da Nang: No. 7 Tran Quy Cap Str., Da Nang
• In Ho chi minh City (Saigon): No. 254 Nguyen Trai Str., Dist.1, Ho Chi Minh City.