List of steps
Total number of steps : 3
2Submit Temporary Resident Permit application
Passport size photo (original)
The photo should be attached to the application form by use of glue stick. Stapling and clipping the photo to the application form is not advisable.
Permit application letter (original)
Addressed to the Director General of Immigration and Emigration
Waiting time in queue: max. 15mn
Attention at counter: max. 5mn
Waiting time until next step:min. 0 d - max. 3 d
Law N° 04/2011 of 23/03/2011 on immigration and emigration in Rwanda
(Article 6: Conditions of entry into and exit from Rwanda)
Ministerial order No 02/01 of 31/05/2011 establishing regulations and procedures implementing Immigr
(Article 3: Temporary residence permit & Article 4: Classes of temporary residence permits)
This class of Resident Permit shall be issued to a foreigner who secures employment for not more than 90 days. It shall also be issued to a worker or a self employed person who has not yet acquired a Resident Permit.
Eligible dependants may accompany the principal applicant. But will have to apply for M2 resident permit.
Recourse: Directorate of Immigration