Mexico visa requirements for Namibians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Namibians visiting Mexico

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Mexican Visa.


  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • The parents or legal guardians are to sign the form if the applicant is a minor.
  • Three (3) photos are needed for a Mexican passportPhoto size needs to be 4.5 x 3.5 cm. The Mexico passport photos must be taken with a maximum of thirty days prior to submitting the application.
  • Travel document must be completely provided.
  • Proof of financial sustenance
  • Proof of accommodation or hotel reservations.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to the home country.
  • A police report showing the traveller does not have a criminal record.
  • Medical insurance that covers the duration of stay.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
  • Applicants are to provide proof of the paid visa application fee  

Mexico Visa for Namibians

Facts about Mexico


Mexico is one of the top tourist destinations in the world. The country is known for its beaches, culture and UNESCO World Heritage Sites. There are a plethora of beaches in the country with the most popular being the resort town of Cancun. University students during their spring break make the resort their top destination during this period. Other beaches include the beach in Acapulco, Cabo San Lucas, Mazunte, etc. Activities to be carried out on the beaches in Mexico include surfing, snorkeling, cliff diving, and fishing.
 
Tourism in Mexico is the third-largest source of income for Mexico. The country is one of the most visited countries in the world and the second-most visited countries in the Americas. In 2017, the number of visitors in Mexico was close to 40 million which was up 12 percent from 2016. It has been estimated that the number is going to increase at a rate of about 4.2 million per year.
 
Foreigners visiting Mexico will not be allowed entry into or exit from Mexico with more than $10,000 or its equivalent in any currency. Punishment for drug-related crimes are very severe and those who are caught engaging in any of these offenses will be jailed for a long period of time. 

Types of Mexico Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 5 Working days 6 months
Business visa 5 Working days 6 month
Student visa 5 Working days 6 months

General Requirements for Mexico Visa


  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • The parents or legal guardians are to sign the form if the applicant is a minor.
  • Three (3) photos are needed for a Mexican passportPhoto size needs to be 4.5 x 3.5 cm. The Mexico passport photos must be taken with a maximum of thirty days prior to submitting the application.
  • Travel document must be completely provided.
  • Proof of financial sustenance
  • Proof of accommodation or hotel reservations.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to the home country.
  • A police report showing the traveller does not have a criminal record.
  • Medical insurance that covers the duration of stay.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
  • Applicants are to provide proof of the paid visa application fee  

Mexico Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

36.00 (USD)

Business visa

36.00 (USD)

Student visa

36.00 (USD)

Mexico Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Namibia


Location

Address

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There is currently no Embassy of Mexico in Namibia. Applicants are to visit a neighboring country for their visa applications.

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Frequently Asked Questions


I have a previous criminal record will this prevent me from entering Mexico?

A criminal record shouldn’t hinder a person’s desire to travel. Usually, it is more difficult to travel Mexico with a previous conviction, rather than just an arrest record. In some cases, getting your criminal record expunged may increase your chances of traveling freely.


What currency do they use in Mexico?

The Mexican peso is the standard currency used in Mexico. 


Do they have beaches in Mexico?

One of the well-known beaches in Mexico, Cancun Beach is 14 miles long and features pristine white sand and crystal-clear waters.


What is the cuisine in Mexico?

The cuisine in Mexico is a mixture of Mesoamerican indigenous dishes with Spanish and African influences.  Beans and chili peppers are parts of a daily diet in Mexico.