Temporary Visa types:

Visa type I:

This type of visa is applicable to foreigners traveling to Brazil as researchers, visiting professors, students on certain categories of exchange, voluntary workers, members of cultural and/or scientific missions and for the training of sports.

Visa type II:

  • Provided that no income is derived directly from a Brazilian source, this type of visa is applicable to foreigners traveling to Brazil:

a. to conduct business or attend business-related affairs;

b. to attend conferences, seminars and similar events;

c. as journalists assigned by communications media on a short term mission to Brazil;

d. as cameramen and film makers and members of their crew, with prior granting of specific authorization.

Visa type III:

This type of visa is applicable to foreigners traveling to Brazil in the condition of being an artist or sportsman.

Visa type VI:

This type of visa is applicable to foreigners traveling to Brazil to attend graduation or post-graduation courses – including theological and technical studies, and for internships according to Normative Resolution 88 by the Brazilian National Immigration Council.

Visa type V:

This type of visa is applicable to foreigners traveling to Brazil to perform work or technical assistance under a contract, as well as for professional internships according to Normative Resolution 94 by the Brazilian National Immigration Council.

Visa type VI:

This type of visa is applicable to foreigners traveling to Brazil as correspondents of the written and spoken press, as well as government and commercial press agencies.

Visa type VII:

This type of visa is applicable to foreigners traveling to Brazil in the condition of priests, missionaries and alike.